ERIC Number: EJ596364
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1999
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Sources of Flexibility in Human Cognition: Dual-Task Studies of Space and Language.
Hermer-Vazquez, Linda; Spelke, Elizabeth S.; Katsnelson, Alla S.
Cognitive Psychology, v39 n1 p3-36 Aug 1999
Used a dual-task method to study the processes that underlie the flexible conjunction of information. Results of four experiments, involving 16, 36, 12, and 16 college students and adults suggest that flexible spatial memory depends on the ability to combine diverse information sources rapidly into unitary representations. (SLD)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
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