ERIC Number: EJ238336
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1981-Jan
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Adult Age Differences in Memory for Sex of Voice.
Kausler, Donald H.; Puckett, James M.
Journal of Gerontology, v36 n1 p44-50 Jan 1981
Encoding voice information is a cognitively effortful, age sensitive process. For older adults, enhanced voice encoding under the intentional condition, relative to the incidental condition, was accompanied by a significant decrement in sentence recall. The age difference apparently reflects the diminished processing capacity of older adults. (Author)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
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