ERIC Number: EJ280263
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1982-Dec
Immediate and Long-Term Retention For Pictorial and Verbal Stimuli.
Purdy, Jesse E.; Luepnitz, Roy R.
Perceptual and Motor Skills, v55 n3 pt2 p1079-82 Dec 1982
Sixty-four subjects were presented pictures and later asked to draw them or provide one-word descriptions to test the hypothesis that decreased retention effectiveness occurs because images stored in long-term memory are accessible only through their verbal labels. Recall of pictures was significantly greater than recall of words. (Author/PN)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: N/A