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ERIC Number: EJ424898
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1990
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ISSN: ISSN-0012-1649
Schematic Knowledge Influences on Memory for Scene Information in Young and Older Adults.
Hess, Thomas M.; Slaughter, Susan Jensvold
Developmental Psychology, v26 n5 p855-65 Sep 1990
Two experiments examined the hypothesis that aging is associated with an increase in schema-related influences on memory performance. Attention allocated during the study was disrupted more by lack of scene organization in older adults. There were relatively systematic age differences for retention. (RH)
Publication Type: Journal Articles
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Language: English
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