Psychology of Memory

Psychology of Memory

by Dannie M. Hendrix


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In this book, the authors present current research in the study of the psychology of memory. Topics discussed include verbal association priming and episodic and semantic memory; working memory span tasks; capacity limits in visual short-term memory; processes of conscious and unconscious memory and prospective memory in children. (Imprint: Nova)

Product Details

ISBN-13: 9781619426337
Publisher: Nova Science Publishers, Incorporated
Publication date: 05/28/2012
Pages: 317
Product dimensions: 7.00(w) x 10.20(h) x 0.90(d)

Table of Contents

Preface vii

Chapter 1 Can Novel Associations be Automatically Accessed in Memory? A Review of Verbal New Association Priming Studies Chi-Shing Tse Xiaoping Pu 1

Chapter 2 Applications of Memory to the Real World: What Emotions and Stress Have Taught us about the Nature of Memory in Everyday Experiences Lening A. Olivera-Figueroa Marie France Marin Sonia J. Lupien 87

Chapter 3 Recognition Memory - Dissociating Recollection arid Familiarity by Functional Connectivity of Neural Networks and Genetic Variance Denise Dörfel Anke Karl 125

Chapter 4 Neural Substrates of Recollection and Familiarity: Further Bridging Human and Animal Recognition Memory Using Translational Paradigms Magdalena M. Sauvage 155

Chapter 5 Working Memory Span Tasks: The Effects of Task Structure and Administration and Scoring Procedures Helen St Clair-Thompson 183

Chapter 6 Capacity Limits in Visual Short-Term Memory Jean-Francois Delvenne 207

Chapter 7 The Behaviors of Conscious and Unconscious Memory: Evidence from Research on Dissociation of Memories within a Test Chao-Ming Cheng 229

Chapter 8 Motivational Influences are Important for Understanding Prospective Memory Performance in Children Suzanna L. Penningroth Karen Bartsch Ethan A. McMahan 255

Chapter 9 Measurement of Prospective Memory: Importance of Delay and Continuous Measures Bob Uttl Joanna McDouall Carrie A. Leonard 275

Index 295

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