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Unformatted text preview: grade Amnesia (Ch 11)
13 Retrograde Amnesia
14 Dementia; Frontal lobes 15 Aging (Ch 13); Sleep
16 Development (Ch12) 17 Neurogenesis
Exam 2 Why study memory?
1) Improve memory performance
2) Societal implications (understand limitations)
3) Understand and treat memory disorders
4) Understand complex human behavior 2 How is memory studied?
1) Behavioral Studies
Examine the effects of experimental variables on memory performance (e.g., Ebbinghaus, Memory, 1885) * determine the functional nature of memory How fast do we forget?
Study: CVCs (e.g., XOK)
Delay: 19 min, 1 hour, 1 week, etc.
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This note was uploaded on 01/16/2014 for the course PSYCHOLOGY 130 taught by Professor Walsh? during the Winter '11 term at UC Davis.
- Winter '11