Psychology and Public Policy
March 5, 2014
The issue of the Decriminalization of street drugs is a discussed and very tough
topic to discuss because there are so many different opinions. There are also a lot of
pluses and minuses i
Its hard to test working memory, because you cant just ask people to recall strings of
numbers. After all, one of the things that pushed the research on working memory was
the realization that some people who couldnt remember strings of numbers hav
Part of the sensory information:
When move the red lazer really fast in a shape you see the shape. Whatever functional
purpose it is, you are moving it slowly each spot you see and you can construct what you
5are seeing over there.
What you se
unless instructed to do so, information stored in LTM is semantic and not acoustic.
It also seems that theres semantic processing in the STM because of the Wikins study:
3 lists of paired associated words, and theyre all fruits, but then you get a 4th
just because you can conjure up an image doesnt mean we use imagery, but the studies
we looked at do prove that.
Methodological confoundif you look at a map, and you have to go from point A to
point B, and we find a linear relationship between distan