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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 18 Review 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. Test Mem...
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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.

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