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Unformatted text preview: out of awareness/consciousness Motivated forgetting, according to some theories Suppression: Consciously putting something painful or threatening out of mind or trying to keep it from entering awareness Flashbulb Memories Memories created during times of personal tragedy, accident, or other emotionally significant events Where were you when you heard that terrorists attacked the U.S. on September 11, 2001? Includes both positive and negative events Great confidence is placed in them even though they may be inaccurate...
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