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Distinctiveness and Memory by R. Reed Hunt,James B. Worthen

By R. Reed Hunt,James B. Worthen

examine proper to the subject of specialty and reminiscence dates again over a hundred years and boasts a literature of good over 2,000 released articles. all through this historical past, various theories of strong point and reminiscence were provided and to that end subtle. There has, despite the fact that, by no means been a e-book that brings this wealthy heritage including the newest study. This quantity is the 1st to offer an ancient assessment, the result of the present examine, and several other new theories on forte and reminiscence. every one bankruptcy includes a evaluation of the appropriate literature and newest study on its subject. The e-book contains sections that conceal uncomplicated conception and behavioral examine on area of expertise, bizarreness results, strong point results on implicit reminiscence, the improvement of forte around the lifespan, uniqueness in social context, and the neuroscience of uniqueness and reminiscence. within the concluding bankruptcy, Fergus Craik deals his present standpoint on strong point and evaluates some of the different theories of strong point awarded within the quantity. Distinctiveness and Memory can be a important source for scholar researchers in neuroscience and cognitive, developmental, and social psychology.

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