ERIC Number: EJ605921
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 2000-Feb
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Biased Retellings of Events Yield Biased Memories.
Tversky, Barbara; Marsh, Elizabeth J.
Cognitive Psychology, v40 n1 p1-38 Feb 2000
Examined the effects of postevent reorganization of events on memory for the original events in 4 experiments involving 319 college students. Results show that biased memory results from the reorganizing schema guiding the retelling perspective and the effects of rehearsing specific information in retelling. (SLD)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
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