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


Memory Psychology
Memory Test
Memory Test

Test your short-term memory with this online feature.
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Memory Psychology
Memory and Chewing Gum
Memory and Chewing Gum

How research at two universities found memory recall can be improved by chewing gum.
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Memory Psychology
Forgetting

Why do we forget? Find out in this fascinating article.
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Memory Psychology
Conditioning Introduction
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 & Lockhart (1972) Levels of Processing Theory

Traditional theories of memory segmented human memory into different stores
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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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What affects Classical Conditioning?

Issues affecting classical conditioning.
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Memory Psychology
Flashbulb Memory

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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Memory Psychology
Hypnosis

How hypnosis can help improve our memory.
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Memory Psychology
Human Memory - Theories, Improvement and Tests


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Luria Method

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

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

Remember better using the sounds of words.
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Memory Psychology
Pegword Method - Memory Improvement


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Multistore - Memory
Multistore - Memory

How does our memory function? Find out the stages of remembering.
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Memory Psychology
Retentive Method - Memory Improvement


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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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Memory Psychology
Peterson and Peterson (1959)

How fast does our short-term memory decay?
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Most Read in Memory:

  1. Craik & Tulving (1975) Levels of Processing
  2. Memory Test
  3. Craik & Lockhart (1972) Levels of Processing Theory
  4. Peterson and Peterson (1959)
  5. Memory and Chewing Gum
  6. Flashbulb Memory
  7. Millers Magic Number
  8. Working Memory Model
  9. Multistore - Memory
  10. Memory and Association

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