Eyewitness testimony + factors

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  • Created by: Aarti
  • Created on: 23-10-13 19:11
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  • Eyewitness Testimony
    • Evidence given by a witness about a significant event in a court/police investigation
    • relies on reconstructive memory- putting info together about the event after happened
    • Leading Questions= Q phrased in a way that it prompts a particular answer.
    • may be problems: during encoding, perception, attention.
    • Schemas= way info's organized. Unit of knowledge that corresponds to people, objects + situations. May be determined by social values + stereotypes= prejudice

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