Flashcards in memory and amnesia Deck (7)
What are the types of memory?
What are the categories of declarative/explicit?
Which areas of the brain process semantic (facts)?
lateral and anterior temporal cortex
Which areas of the brain process episodic (events)?
medial temporal lobe
What are the two types of amnesia?
retrograde- loss of memories formed before the onset of amnesia
anterograde - inability to form memories after onset of amnesia
What does short term memory days not depend?
Short-term memory does not depend on hippocampus and MTL