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Cognitive?

Baddeley - gave us more insight into our STM and LTM – people/psychologists developed on his results to find out more about the LTM (for example), like episodic and semantic memory

Schmolck - concluded that the anterolateral temporal cortex has a link with semantic knowledge and memory; which is correlative with dementia patients. They have deficits in the anterolateral temporal cortex, as opposed to the medial temporal cortex

MSM - gave us insight into how our memory works, psychologists then used this model to develop the stores e.g. episodic and semantic memory, and the working memory model

HM - his hippocampus damage and consequential amnesia has helped with many different theories, models and studies. For example, the multi store model of memory and Schmolck's study

RM - Helps us understand why I witness testimony is maybe very inaccurate, and why it is not recommended to use eyewitness testimonies as sole evidence in court


Also can apply everything to eyewitness testimony key question

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Criminal?

MPA, drug treatments

Token economies

EWTs- key question somewhat