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Lawrence Weiskrantz '49

Lawrence Weiskrantz '49, who remained impeccably modest despite his well-deserved reputation as one of the greats of experimental psychology, died Jan. 27, 2018.  

Chair of his department at Oxford from 1967 to 1993, Larry was most famous for discovering “blindsight”—when a brain-injured person who is blind due to their injury can detect and discriminate visually presented objects.

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