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1

What was the Background/aim of casey et al?

To see if delay of gratification seen in children transfers to adults.

2

What was the Sample of casey et al?

.562, 4-year-olds from Stanford’s Bing Nursery School.
.155 of the original 562 were studied in their 20s (1993).
.135 of the original 562 were studied in their 30s (2003)

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What was the Method of casey et al?

exp 1 - tested response to hot and cold cues, based on high delayers or low delayers.
exp2 - MRI to test brains of high and low delayers

4

What was the Results of casey et al?

Low delayers where more responsive to hot cues then high delayers.

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What was the background/aim of Maguire et al?

To investigate changes in the hippocampus due to the environment.

6

What was the Sample of Maguire et al?

16 right handed male taxi drivers
50 right handed males

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What was the Method of Maguire et al?

MRI tests

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What was the Results of Maguire et al?

Increase in volume of right posterior hippocampus.