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The specificity of autobiographical memory and imageability of the future.

Abstract:

Three studies examined whether the specificity with which people retrieve episodes from their past determines the specificity with which they imagine the future. In the first study, suicidal patients and nondepressed controls generated autobiographical events and possible future events in response to cues. Suicidal subjects' memory and future responses were more generic, and specificity level for the past and the future was significantly correlated for both groups. In the second and third stu...

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10.3758/bf03197278

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Institution:
University of Oxford
Department:
Oxford, MSD, Psychiatry
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Journal:
Memory and cognition
Volume:
24
Issue:
1
Pages:
116-125
Publication date:
1996-01-05
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EISSN:
1532-5946
ISSN:
0090-502X
URN:
uuid:7299e2ec-c9cc-4d92-ae3c-ed769bb1a6c9
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375241
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pubs:375241

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