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Encoding

Sensory info. Convert to brain storage.
Connection between surroundings and remembered info.

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Storage

Hold info for period of time

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Retrieval

Take info out of storage

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Information processing model

Comprehensive and influential.

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Levels of processing model

Depth of processing. Serious mental disorder.

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PDP model

Memories taken place across mental networks

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Automatic encoding

LTM permanate storage little to no effort.

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Flashbulb memory

Unexpected emotional association.

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Sensory memory

Nervous system through sensory system

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Iconic memory

Imagery memory. Sperlings study. Eidetic imagery visual memory for 30 seconds or more.

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Echoic memory

Brief memory of something a person has just heard. 2/4 seconds.

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Short term memory

STM info for brief period of time.

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Selective attention

Focus on one stimulus

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Cocktail party

Sounds in background but focus on one thing.

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Memory

Learning persisted over time

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Recall

Retrieve info learned. Memory retrieved with no cues

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Recongnition

Identify items previously learned

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Working memory

STM conscious active processing of information.

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Explicit

Facts and expirences

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Implicit

Independent conscious recollection.

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Procedural memory

Effortlessly remeberd.

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Episodic memory

Episode of life

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Shallow processing

Basic

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Deep processing

Actual meaning

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Retrieval cue

Stimulus for remembering

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State of independent learning

Memory during psychological state easier to remember in state

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Serial position effect

Easier to remember beginning and end

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Primary

Beginning easier than end

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Recency

Last word easy retrieval from STM

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False positive

False details in memory