Evaluation of research into Anixety
Loftus use a range of controlled experiments illustrating examples of EWT, because of the control over EV in much of Loftus' studies it is easy to replicate. This means that researchers using identical procedures should produce similar results. Indeed, Loftus conducted a large number of studies into EWT and invariably found the same outcome, that anxiety negatively affects recall.
- Lacks real life application
Suggested that the artificial setting of the lab setting does not reflect real life EWT. Christian et al…