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Bennett L. Schwartz is a Professor of Psychology at Florida International University.   A native of Long Island, New York, he earned both his Bachelor’s degree (1988) and Ph.D. (1993) from Dartmouth College in Hanover, New Hampshire.  He then moved to Florida International University in Miami, Florida, where he has been ever since.  He does research on metamemory, human memory, and a variety of other interesting topics.  He has published over fifty journal articles in these areas.  His textbook, Memory:  Foundations and Applications; 2nd edition (Sage Publications, 2014) is an accessible textbook on memory science presented in clear and understandable language. His textbook (with John Krantz), Sensation and Perception (2016) is receiving rave reviews.  He is currently past-president of the Southern Society for Philosphy and Psychology, and he has served on the editorial board of several journal in cognitive and comparative psychology.    He teaches course in Memory, Cognitive Psychology, and Sensation and Perception.

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