Memory Psychology


Theories of Memory, how we remember, forgetting and how to improve your memory:


Memory Psychology
Memory Like A Goldfish?
Memory Test

Test your short-term memory with this online feature.
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Chew for Memory?
Memory and Chewing Gum

How research at two universities found memory recall can be improved by chewing gum.
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Why Do We Forget?

Why do we forget? Find out in this fascinating article.
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Conditioned Behavior
Conditioning Introduction

What is conditioning? What Pavlov's dogs experiment teaches us about how we learn.
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Memory and Association
Memory and Association

Has someone you know come up to you in the street, and try as you might, you just could not remember this person's name? Put Names and Faces together and don't forget names again with this associative memory technique.
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Craik & Tulving (1975) Levels of Processing

Craik & Tulving wanted to test whether the level of processing affected how well we remember information. Read an explanation and evaluation of this research.
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"It Happened in a Flash"

Flashbulb memories explained. Includes characteristics of flashbulb memories, factors that affect them and an evaluation of Brown and Kulik's research into flashbulb memories.
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Memory and Food

How food and exercise can affect how well you remember.
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Hypnosis

How hypnosis can help improve our memory.
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Luria Method

A method for remembering lists of information using stories.
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Magic Number Seven
Millers Magic Number

Miller (1956): How many pieces of information can you remember? Miller's Magic Number, most likely.
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Multistore - Memory
Multistore - Memory

How does our memory function? Find out the stages of remembering.
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Working Memory Model
Working Memory Model

A theory on how our memory 'works' to remember things in different ways.
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