12_Memory_notes

12_Memory_notes - Memory Keyboard (Encoding) Disk (Storage)...

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Unformatted text preview: Memory Keyboard (Encoding) Disk (Storage) Monitor (Retrieval) Sequential Process Memory Processes Acquiring the information Maintenance/consolidation Could be passive or active (e.g. strategies like rehearsal, chunking, elaboration) Could be passive (e.g. triggered by a cue), or active (e.g. using strategies to retrieve the information) Types of Memory Explicit Memory = Conscious Remembering Declarative Memory Implicit Memory = Unconscious Remembering Procedural or Nondeclarative Memory Types of Explicit Memory Semantic memory- general knowledge about the world E.g. St. Paul is the capital of Minnesota Episodic memory- memory for specific events in your life E.g. I played in my first piano recital when I was 6 years old. Flashbulb Memory A unique and highly emotional moment may give rise to a clear, strong, and persistent memory called flashbulb memory . President Bush being told of 9/11 attack. Ruters/ Corbis Information Processing The Atkinson-Schiffrin (1968) three-stage model of memory includes a) sensory memory , b) short-term memory, and c) long-term memory...
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This note was uploaded on 04/18/2008 for the course PSYC 001 taught by Professor Carlivati during the Fall '08 term at GWU.

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12_Memory_notes - Memory Keyboard (Encoding) Disk (Storage)...

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