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What are the 7 sins of memory?

Developed by memory researcher Daniel Schacter; absent-mindedness, transience, blocking, misattribution, suggestibility, bias, and persistence

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Absent-mindedness

One of the three sins of forgetting; inattention tô details

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Transience

One of three sins of forgetting; storage decay

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Blocking

One of three sins of forgetting; inaccessibility of stored information

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Misattribution

One of three sins of distortion; confusing the source of information; putting words in someone else's mouth or remembering a movie scene as reality

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Suggestibility

One of three sins of distortion; lingering effects of misinformation

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Bias

One of three sins of distortion; belief-influenced recollection

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Persistence

1 sin of intrusion; unwanted memories

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What are the three different sections to the 7 sins of memory?

Three sins of forgetting, three sins of distortion, and 1 sin of intrusion

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Three parts to three sins of forgetting?

Absent mindedness, transience, and blocking

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What are the three parts to the three sins of distortion?

Misattribution, suggestibility, bias

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What is the one sin of intrusion?

Persistence