ERIC Number: EJ572886
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1998
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The Demonstration of Short-Term Consolidation.
Jolicoeur, Pierre; Dell'Acqua, Roberto
Cognitive Psychology, v36 n2 p138-202 Jul 1998
Results of seven experiments involving 112 college students or staff using a dual-task approach provide evidence that encoding information into short-term memory involves a distinct process termed short-term consolidation (STC). Results suggest that STC has limited capacity and that it requires central processing mechanisms. (SLD)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
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Note: Work supported by a grant from the Natural Sciences and Engineering Research Council of Canada.