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5. Memory impairment

5. Memory impairment  

Jonathan K. Foster

in Memory: A Very Short Introduction

Print Publication Year: 
Nov 2008
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Sep 2013
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9780191776212
DOI: 
10.1093/actrade/9780192806758.003.0005
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9780192806758
The study of individuals with damaged memory shows a lot about how a healthy memory works. ‘Memory impairment’ considers the condition of memory loss (amnesia) where memory does not work ... More
4. Remembering

4. Remembering  

Richard Passingham

in Cognitive Neuroscience: A Very Short Introduction

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Sep 2016
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Sep 2016
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9780191828607
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10.1093/actrade/9780198786221.003.0004
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How can we explain amnesia for the past, yet retention of knowledge learned at school? Why do we begin to forget people’s names when we are in our fifties? Why do people with Alzheimer’s ... More
6. The seven ages of man

6. The seven ages of man  

Jonathan K. Foster

in Memory: A Very Short Introduction

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Nov 2008
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Sep 2013
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9780191776212
DOI: 
10.1093/actrade/9780192806758.003.0006
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9780192806758
The question of what underlies memory development is yet to be fully answered. Children's level of knowledge and abilities that may impact on memory are important, but the neural maturation ... More
2. Mapping memories

2. Mapping memories  

Jonathan K. Foster

in Memory: A Very Short Introduction

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Nov 2008
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Sep 2013
eISBN: 
9780191776212
DOI: 
10.1093/actrade/9780192806758.003.0002
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9780192806758
The memory system, whatever it may be for (human, animal, or inanimate), needs to be able to encode, store, and retrieve information effectively. Memory can fail if any of these functions ... More
1. You are your memory

1. You are your memory  

Jonathan K. Foster

in Memory: A Very Short Introduction

Print Publication Year: 
Nov 2008
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Sep 2013
eISBN: 
9780191776212
DOI: 
10.1093/actrade/9780192806758.003.0001
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chapter
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9780192806758
Memory is a key psychological process. Without memory we would be unable to speak, read, identify what we see, navigate, or maintain relationships. ‘You are your memory’ considers the ... More
Memory: A Very Short Introduction

Memory: A Very Short Introduction  

Jonathan K. Foster

Print Publication Year: 
Nov 2008
Published Online: 
Sep 2013
eISBN: 
9780191776212
DOI: 
10.1093/actrade/9780192806758.001.0001
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book
ISBN: 
9780192806758
Memory: A Very Short Introduction weaves together case-studies, anecdotes, literature and philosophy, and the latest research in neuroscience and psychology to address these ... More
4. Inaccuracies in memory

4. Inaccuracies in memory  

Jonathan K. Foster

in Memory: A Very Short Introduction

Print Publication Year: 
Nov 2008
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Sep 2013
eISBN: 
9780191776212
DOI: 
10.1093/actrade/9780192806758.003.0004
Item type: 
chapter
ISBN: 
9780192806758
Forgetting is the loss of information that has been put into storage. To understand memory fully it is important to understand some of the factors that lead to the loss of memory. ... More

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