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Prospective memory in the formation of learning sets by rhesus monkeys (Macaca mulatta).

Abstract:

In conventional discrimination learning-set formation, it is possible that rhesus monkeys (Macaca mulatta) learn to lay down prospective memories by anticipating the next trial and deciding in advance what choice will be made. To test this hypothesis, the authors administered discrimination problems with 24-hr intertrial intervals, predicting that these long intervals would disrupt or prevent the putative anticipation of the next trial. Confirming their expectation, the authors found no indic...

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10.1037/0097-7403.32.1.87

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Institution:
University of Oxford
Department:
Oxford, MSD, Experimental Psychology
Role:
Author
Journal:
Journal of experimental psychology. Animal behavior processes
Volume:
32
Issue:
1
Pages:
87-90
Publication date:
2006-01-05
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EISSN:
1939-2184
ISSN:
0097-7403
URN:
uuid:39f26cbc-b3dd-4bef-809a-18d20f2e5cda
Source identifiers:
27965
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pubs:27965

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