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  • Memory
    • Multi-store Model
      • Sensory Memory
        • Encoding
          • Modality specific (form it arrived in)
        • Capacity
          • 12 items at least
        • Duration
          • 0.5s
      • Short Term Memory
        • Encoding
          • Acoustically
        • Capacity
          • 7+/-2
        • Duration
          • 6-30s
      • Long Term Memory
        • Capacity
          • Unlimited
        • Duration
          • Lifetime
        • Encoding
          • Semantically
      • Evaluation
        • Clive Wearing
          • Brain damage (hippocampus)
          • Severe LTM Damage
          • STM = fine
        • Serial Position Curve
          • Words at start rehearsed
          • Words at end not displaced
          • Words in middle not rehearsed and displaced
            • Shows STM and LTM are separate stores
              • Words at end not displaced
              • Words at start rehearsed
        • Brain Scans
          • Personal events activates brain
          • General knowledge = different part
            • MSM = no separation in types of LTM
              • Personal events activates brain
        • K.F Motorbike crash
          • Brain damage
      • Criticisms
        • Reductionist
          • Too simplistic and inflexible
          • Ignores that it's easier to remember some things than others
        • Assumes one LTM store
    • Working Memory Model
      • Central Executive
        • Untitled
    • Anxiety (EWT)
    • Age of Witness (EWT)
    • Misleading Information (EWT
    • Cognitive Interview
    • Improving Memory
  • Audio STM fine
    • K.F Motorbike crash
      • Brain damage
  • Also cant explain why LTM still functions
    • Suggests STM has separate sections
      • Audio STM fine

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