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Visual sharpness contingency in recognition memory for orientation: mnemonic illusion suppressed by sensory signature.

Abstract:

A striking finding about human memory is that people's level of accuracy in remembering the orientation of heads on coins is often not simply at the chance level but significantly below it. However, S. W. Kelly, A. M. Burton, T. Kato, and S. Akamatsu (2001) reported that this is not so when two-alternative forced-choice visual recognition is employed. The Kelly et al. result could not be replicated here with a copy of their stimuli. However, the result was successfully replicated with newly c...

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10.1037/0096-3445.135.4.542

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Journal:
Journal of experimental psychology. General
Volume:
135
Issue:
4
Pages:
542-552
Publication date:
2006-11-05
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EISSN:
1939-2222
ISSN:
0096-3445
URN:
uuid:9dcac1ef-796a-448a-8340-de23d8f937b1
Source identifiers:
14653
Local pid:
pubs:14653

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