Theoretical Aspects of Memory

Synopsis

Recent years have seen major developments in our understanding of how memories works. Aspects of Memorygives a clear introduction by some of the world's leading experts.
The first two chapters of set past theorising about memory in an historical context and identify the major aspects of memory to be captured by any theoretical account. Later chapters go on to discuss theoretical accounts of working memory, the development of memory, implicity memory, and context-dependent memory. A final section discusses the respective strengths and problems of naturalistic and laboratory research on memory. Aspects of Memoryprovides an excellent authoritative textbook of current approaches to memory.

Additional information

Includes content by:
  • P. E. Morris
  • M. M. Gruneberg
  • S. E. Gathercole
  • M. Pressley
  • P. Van Meter
Publisher: Place of publication:
  • New York
Publication year:
  • 1994
Edition:
  • 2nd
Subjects: