- Hermann. (ˈhɛrman). 1850–1909, German experimental psychologist who undertook the first systematic and large-scale studies of memory and devised tests using nonsense syllables
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To criminalists this investigation of Ebbinghaus is especially recommended.
The time of forgetting in general has been excellently schematized by Ebbinghaus.
According to Ebbinghaus: The difference in the content of the recollected is due to discoverable causes.
As will readily be observed, however, it differs to a certain extent from the Ebbinghaus completion test.
Binet tells us, in fact, that it was directly suggested by the experiment of Ebbinghaus.