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Unformatted text preview: immediate, brief recording of sensory information short-term memory - holds a few items briefly, before the info is stored or forgotten long-term memory relatively permanent and limitless storage Problems with Atkinson-Shiffrin 1. Some information skips the first two stages and enters long-term memory automatically. 2. Since we cannot focus all the sensory information in the environment, we select information (through attention) that is important to us. 3. The nature of short-term memory is more complex. Lecture 14 2 Upgraded Memory Model Working Memory Baddeley Much more realistic representation of STM Information will stay in memory as long as rehearse it Contains auditory and visual-spatial elements Allows us to do multiple tasks at once Working Memory...
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