Feb 8 Pscyhology Memory 1

Feb 8 Pscyhology - Jeremy cusk o Dictates everything in recorder else he would forget stuff from a minute to 1 hour o No short term memory o He can

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Pscyhology Memory 1 Bartlett: Method of serial reproduction - How it gets changed and degraded o Active part and tries to get reconstructed o Story got much shorter o “Effort after meaning” o Salient details often retained “some stuff happened” But that’s okay o “justifying one’s attitude to the material” by reshaping it Loss of memory from damage to Hippocampus Frontal lobes - Clyde o More extensive damage -
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Unformatted text preview: Jeremy cusk o Dictates everything in recorder else he would forget stuff from a minute to 1 hour o No short term memory o He can remember some of his past o Cannot add to his past o He knows who he is and remembers his past friends o Moment to moment existence o How can remember the old but not the new? Answer in hippocampus o Skill memory calls on other parts of the brain-Hippocampus...
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This note was uploaded on 04/10/2010 for the course PSYC 1 taught by Professor Stuartantsis during the Spring '08 term at UCSD.

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