Dates n Names (if we talked bat it)
dates of major papers
ex. battery n hitch
drawing n labeling n crap
up to ch 7
brain metaphor instead of computer in cognitive psych now days, but still analogy
Working Memory: the memory system respons
Susan Clancy - study of "abducted" ppl
small percentage of ppl have sleep-paralysis
one's perception is altered in that state
highly suggestible ppl
Forgetting: inability to recall or recognize previously encoded info
exam - Eddinghaus's Forgetting Functi
How are concepts represented?
too many features in real world
ex. think of chair and how different they could be
ppl always try out theories when growing up, so the conceptual
representation becomes network of theo
The Scope of Cognitive Psychology
When it was first launched it was understood as scientific study of knowledge
ex. How is it acquired/retained/used?
ex. How is it used as basis for generating further knowledge?
Huge range of our actions, thoughts, and fe
Capgras Syndrome Example
Capgras syndrome: rare on its own but often comorbid with Alzheimer's
Patients are fully able to recognize the people in their world (ex.
husband, friends) but they are utterly convinced that these people are not who they
Striate cortex (V1) projects stimulus in topographic manner
Hubel and Wiesel found that a line in a certain angle stimulates a neuron in V1
Dorsal pathway vs Ventral pathway
Dorsal pathway is what pathway
Grandmother cells are responsible for responding t