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ERIC Number: EJ294238
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1983
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Beliefs About Memory in the Aged.
Noesjirwan, Jenny; And Others
Journal of Cross-Cultural Psychology, v14 n4 p455-68 Dec 1983
Measured beliefs about memory in the aged and assessed items of common knowledge in Sydney, Australia, and Sumatra. Concluded that (1) there is a negative stereotype concerning memory among the aged in both cultures, and (2) old people may choose to remember that which is defined as important by their culture. (GC)
Publication Type: Reports - Research; Journal Articles
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Language: English
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Identifiers - Location: Australia; Indonesia