Lecture10-M25,M26

Thiscanbe seenassourceamnesiaamemoryfromcurrent

Info iconThis preview shows page 1. Sign up to view the full content.

View Full Document Right Arrow Icon
This is the end of the preview. Sign up to access the rest of the document.

Unformatted text preview: amp;right&before eight&hours&of&sleep had&beXer&recall than&those&who studied&before eight&hours&of&daily ac/vi/es. The&daily&ac/vi/es retroac7vely interfered&with&the morning’s&learning. Mo7vated'ForgeQng Memory&is&fallible&and changeable,&but&can&we&prac/ce mo7vated'forgeQng,&that&is, choosing&to&forget&or&to&change our&memories? Sigmund&Freud&believed&that&we some/mes&make&an&unconscious decision&to&bury&our&anxietyE provoking&memories&and&hide them&from&conscious&awareness. He&called&this&repression. New&techniques&of&psychotherapy and&medica/on&interven/ons&may allow&us&to&“erase”&(prevent reconsolida/on&of)&recalled memories. Mo/vated&forgefng&is not&common.&More ooen: 1.recall&is&full&of&errors...
View Full Document

This note was uploaded on 04/07/2014 for the course PSYCH 10 taught by Professor Zaidel during the Winter '08 term at UCLA.

Ask a homework question - tutors are online