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ERIC Number: EJ494098
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1990
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The Information-Loss Model: A Mathematical Theory of Age-Related Cognitive Slowing.
Myerson, Joel; And Others
Psychological Review, v97 n4 p475-87 Oct 1990
A model of cognitive slowing is proposed that correctly predicts a positively accelerated reaction between latencies of older and younger adults and provides a unified account of the effects of task complexity, practice, speed-accuracy tradeoffs, and fluctuations in individual performance. (SLD)
Publication Type: Reports - Evaluative; Journal Articles
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Language: English
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