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The effect of imageability and predicability of cues in autobiographical memory.

Abstract:

Four experiments investigated the role of imagery in the recollection of autobiographical memories. The first two experiments examined the effects of word imageability and word frequency on the retrieval of personal memories in a cued autobiographical memory task. They showed that the imageability of cues (but not frequency) mediates specificity in the recall of personal memories. Experiment 2 explored how different imagery modalities (visual, olfactory, tactile, auditory, and motor) influenc...

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10.1080/027249899390963

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Journal:
The Quarterly journal of experimental psychology. A, Human experimental psychology
Volume:
52
Issue:
3
Pages:
555-579
Publication date:
1999-08-05
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EISSN:
1464-0740
ISSN:
0272-4987
URN:
uuid:fdfb6960-4f1a-4f26-ab25-d85c0710f78f
Source identifiers:
375235
Local pid:
pubs:375235

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