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Leading Questions: How Interviewers Influence Eyewitness Testimonies

Leading Questions: How Interviewers Influence Eyewitness Testimonies

... event, recalling unrelated facts regarding a crime scene, such as the weather and any passers-by, so that they may more accurately experience and recall memories specific to a particular crime. Along with further suggestions, this was termed ...

Defense Mechanisms: Psychological Techniques We Use to Cope With Anxieties

Defense Mechanisms: Psychological Techniques We Use to Cope With Anxieties

... Anna O recalled an old memory of witnessing a dog drink from her glass. Freud believed that her revulsion at the thought of having to drink from the glass led to the memory being repressed, but later manifested as a fear of drinking water, which ...

How to Interpret Your Dreams

How to Interpret Your Dreams

... use to recall your dreams Find remembering every dream you experience difficult? Recall only a few poignant dreams that trouble you? Discover the techniques you can use to recall more of your dreams, and gain a deeper ...

Subliminal Advertising

Subliminal Advertising

... they can recall confirm that information is perceived without any conscious awareness. Similarly, studies of patients with neurological damage show that patients who claim e.g. not to be able to see certain stimuli nevertheless respond on the ...

Memory and Chewing Gum

Memory and Chewing Gum

... that recall was improved by 35% among participants who chewed gum, most significantly in delayed word recall tests; perhaps indicating possible benefits for students revising for, and taking exams, chewing gum. In a more recent experiment, ...

Craik & Lockhart (1972) Levels of Processing Theory

Craik & Lockhart (1972) Levels of Processing Theory

... to recall information is dependent not upon which store it is in, but to what extent we have "processed" or "rehearsed" a piece of information. An example of different levels of processing would be when trying to ...

Craik & Tulving (1975) Levels of Processing

Craik & Tulving (1975) Levels of Processing

... asked to recall certain words by being shown one of three questions, each testing a different level of processing, similar to: Was the word in capital letters or lower case? (Tests structural processing SHALLOW PROCESSING) Does the word ...

Flashbulb Memory

Flashbulb Memory

... able to recall unprecedented details about the events. Brown & Kulik (1977) described such memories as flashbulb memories, and coined the expression "Now Print!" as the process by which such memories seem to be effortlessly ...

Memory and Food

Memory and Food

How food and exercise can affect your ability to remember and recall memories.


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