Class Notes October 12

Class Notes October 12 - Be as informative as is required,...

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October 12, 2010 Mnemonic Techniques Acronyms o H.O.M.E.S. Things you can study o Content (varies, depending on experience) o LTM is organized as a network of conceptual associations Schemas o Generalized knowledge in long-term memory about objects, people, or events/ o Help in understanding events and reconstructing memories. Can lead to false memory of schematic details. Another way to create false memories: Leading Questions Maxim of Quantity:
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Unformatted text preview: Be as informative as is required, but not more so. Maxim of Quality: Be accurate. Dont lie. Maxim of Relation: Be relevant to the ongoing conversation. Maxim of manner: Be clear, not obscure or overly wordy. Using language is an impressive feat! Conversational partners follow conventions for what to say and how to say it! Speakers and listeners work together to be sure both understand. This can involve coining new terms!...
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