Effects of age and anxiety

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Deffenbacher et al. (2004)
When people are arousal, it affects there abilty to recall information. High levels of stress has negative impact on recall.
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Tollenaar et all (2008)
too much arousal - cortisol in blood is high which leads to suppresses memory
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Poole and Lindsay (2001)
aim: to see if children were more susceptible to post event information. Method: Children 3-8 years watched a science demonstration. The parents then read children a story which cont
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Parker and Carranzer
Age effects Eye Witness Testimony. Idenitfication inaccurate
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Memon
35 no differences. 1 week older adults less accurate in recall.
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too much arousal - cortisol in blood is high which leads to suppresses memory

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Tollenaar et all (2008)

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aim: to see if children were more susceptible to post event information. Method: Children 3-8 years watched a science demonstration. The parents then read children a story which cont

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Age effects Eye Witness Testimony. Idenitfication inaccurate

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35 no differences. 1 week older adults less accurate in recall.

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