Types of Long Term Memory

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Name the three types of LTM
Episodic, semantic, procedural
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Strength of types of LTM (1)
Clinical evidence- HM and Clive Wearing- amnesia- procedural and semantic was good but episodic was faulty
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Strength of types of LTM (2)
Neuroimaging evidence- brain scan- Tulving found that semantic in the prefrontal cortex (left) and episodic in the prefrontal cortex (right
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Strength of types of LTM (3)
Real life applications- this info can be used to enable specific treatments to be developed for episodic memory problems
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what is semantic, procedural and episodic memory
1. semantic= (semantic field)= meaning 2. procedural=(procedure)=how to do things 3. episodic= (episode)= events
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