ERIC Number: EJ270613
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1982-Jul
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A Note on the Measurement of Primary Memory Capacity.
Raaijmakers, Jeroen G. W.
Journal of Experimental Psychology: Learning, Memory, and Cognition, v8 n4 p343-52 Jul 1982
The buffer model proposed by Atkinson and Shiffrin gives a valid measure of primary-memory capacity (i.e., the estimate is close to the true value), a property lacking in both the original Waugh and Norman method and Watkins' modifications of that method. (Author/PN)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
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