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Problems of learning and memory: one or multiple memory systems?

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Learning, and hence memory, is ubiquitous not only throughout the animal kingdom, but apparently throughout many regions of the brain. Is all learning reducible to a single common form? Neuropsychological dissociations suggest that the mammalian brain possesses a number of different and potentially independent memory systems, with different mechanisms and anatomical dispositions, some of which are neurally widely dispersed and others of which are narrowly organized. Among the types considered...

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10.1098/rstb.1990.0154

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Institution:
University of Oxford
Department:
Oxford, MSD, Experimental Psychology
Journal:
Philosophical transactions of the Royal Society of London. Series B, Biological sciences
Volume:
329
Issue:
1253
Pages:
99-108
Publication date:
1990-08-05
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EISSN:
1471-2970
ISSN:
0962-8436
URN:
uuid:b15e36c9-a21f-44b1-b489-f36c3ec282ca
Source identifiers:
12425
Local pid:
pubs:12425
Language:
English
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