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Agenda I. Episodic Encoding II. Principles of Encoding Episodic Memory Primary memory “…the knowledge of a former state of mind after it has already once dropped from consciousness; or rather it is the knowledge of an event, or fact, of which we have not been thinking, with the additional consciousness that we have thought or experienced it before.” – W. James (1890) Episodic memory memory for a specific event that occurred in a specific time and place (i.e., spatio- temporal context) – Tulving (1972) Episodic Encoding Processes that yield a durable memory trace such that an event can be subsequently consciously remembered Cognitive mechanisms that impact encoding? Neurobiological computations that mediate encoding? Amnesia, MTL, & Episodic Memory Prefrontal Cortex & Episodic Encoding Neural Correlates of Encoding: Predicting Subsequent Memory Predicting Later Remembering and Forgetting Encoding Correlates of Subsequent Memory Left PFC: Predicting Subsequent Memory Left PFC:
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This note was uploaded on 11/11/2011 for the course BIO 9.07 taught by Professor Ruthrosenholtz during the Spring '04 term at MIT.

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