Unformatted text preview: For example - now you are learning in my class, you can not recall the information the way it was presented by your previous Psychology 101 instructor. 3) Retrieval-Based Forgetting - information stored in LTM is not being accessed or brought out properly; however, if given enough time or cues, it is possible to retrieve the information. a) this suggests that LTM is permanent. Since the information is said to still be in LTM and not lost (the person has the information but just can't get to it). 4) Storage-Based Forgetting - information in LTM was distorted, altered, or changed so it is no longer accessible when searching for what it "used to be". The information can be retrieved, but only if you look for it in its new form. 5) Motivated Forgetting - a purposeful process of blocking or "suppressing" information....
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- Fall '09
- Psychology, Memory processes, Decay theory, Interference theory