Multi-store model

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Multi-store model - Atkinson & Shiffrin

Says there are three stores in our memory.

Sensory, Short term memory (STM) and Long term memory (LTM).

Duration: 

Sensory store: milliseconds

STM - 18-30 seconds - Peterson & Peterson

LTM - Potentially a life time - Bahrick et al

Capacity:

STM - 7 (+/-) 2 items - Jabobs

LTM…

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