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Flashcards in The Working Memory Model Deck (10):
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who came up with the Working Memory Model?

Baddeley and Hitch

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When did Baddeley and Hitch come up with the Working Memory Model?

1974

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What did Working Memory Model propose?

that short term memory, rather than being a single store, is an active processor which contains several different stores

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central executive

key component
attention
limited capacity
controls slave systems

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the slave systems

the phonological loop
the visuo-spatial sketchpad
the episodic buffer

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the phonological loop

holds speech based information
made up of a phonological store and articulatory process

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the visuo-spatial sketchpad

deals with the temporary storage of visual and spatial information

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the episodic buffer

added to the model in 2000
briefly stores information from the other subsystem and integrates it together

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phonological store

the inner more

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articulatory process

the inner voice, which rehearses information by repeating it