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WHAT IS THE CENTRAL EXECUTIVE?
the central executive which acts as supervisory system and controls the flow of information from and to its slave systems
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WHAT IS THE PHONOLOGICAL LOOP?
DEALS WITH ARTICULATORY PROCESSESAND INFO. ALSO KNOWN AS THE INNER EAR, IT HAS A LIMITED CAPACITY.
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WHAT IS THE VISUO-SPATIAL SKETCHPAD?
DEALS WITH VISUAL AND SPATIAL INFO. HAS A LIMITED CAPACITY. ALSO KNOWN AS THE INNER EYE.
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WHAT IS THE ARTICULATORY SUPPRESSION TASK?
It is more difficult to perform two visual tasks at the same time because they interfere with each other and performance is reduced. This supports the view that the phonological loop AND THE VISUO SPATIAL SKETCHPAD ARE SEPARATE SYSTEMS IN MEMORY
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MISLEADING INFO ON EYEWITNESS TESTIMONY.
LOFTUS AND PALMER (1974) ESTIMEATING VEHICLE SPEED- CHANGED VERB. LOFTUS ET AL- YIELD AND STOP SIGN
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STUDY THAT CHALLENGES LEARNING THEORY?
HARLOW MONKEYS- ATTACHMENT IS INNATE.
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WHAT IS INSECURE-RESISTANT BEHAVIOUR?
INFANT SHOWS SIGNS OF INTENSE DISTRESS WHEN MOTHER LEAVES. INFANT AVOIDS THE STRANGE. CHILD APPROACHES MOTHER BUT RESISTS CONTACT. INFANT CRIES MORE AND EXPLORES MORE THAN OTHER TWO TYPES.
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WHAT IS SECURE ATTACHMENT?
DISTRESSED WHEN MOTHER LEAVES. AVOIDANT OF STRANGER WHEN ALONE BUT FRIENDLY WHEN MOTHER PRESENT. HAPPY WHEN MOTHER RETURNS. WILL USE MOTHER AS SAFE BASE TO EXPLORE.
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WHAT ARE THE LIMITATIONS OF CORRELATIONAL RESEARCH?
Correlation is not and cannot be taken to imply causation. Even if there is a very strong association between two variables we cannot assume that one causes the other.
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ONE ETHICAL ISSUE WITH OBSERVATION?
MAY PUT CHILD UNDER STRESS (SEPARATION AND STRANGER ANXIETY. THE STUDY HAS BROKEN ETHICAL GUIDLINEPROTECTION OF PARTICIPANTS.
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ONE METHODOLOGICAL ISSUE WITH OBSERVATION?
HIGHLY ARTIFICIAL- LACKS ECOLOGICAL VALIDITY. CHILD PLACED INSTRANGE AND ARTIFICIAL ENVIRONMENT
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PRIVATION STUDIES?
GENIE, CZECH TWINS, CRITICAL PERIOD
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STUDY INTO EFFECTS OF DAY CARE ON PEER RELATIONS?
Field (1991) further examined the amount of time spent in day care and the quality of care received. the more time a child spends in day care the more friends they havehigh quality day care are more likely engage in physical affection IN peer RELATIO
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WHAT IS THE PHONOLOGICAL LOOP?

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