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Hale-Bopp and handedness: Individual differences in memory for orientation

Abstract:

The accuracy with which a person recalls the orientation of a human figure or head has been shown to depend systematically on the person's handedness. This study investigated whether memory for the orientation of an inanimate object displays a similar effect. In contrast to previous work investigating memory for depictions encountered over many years, the present work focused on memory for a unique event that engaged considerable attention over a relatively brief period - Comet Hale-Bopp. The...

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10.1111/1467-9280.00148

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Journal:
PSYCHOLOGICAL SCIENCE
Volume:
10
Issue:
3
Pages:
267-270
Publication date:
1999-05-05
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ISSN:
0956-7976
URN:
uuid:687f183e-1c82-450c-a58e-c77f5378e256
Source identifiers:
7839
Local pid:
pubs:7839
Language:
English

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