Deborah McGann

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Does prospective remembering rely on strategic, attentionally demanding processes? We report three experiments suggesting that the extent to which attentional processes are required varies according to the character of ongoing task processing. Study-test changes in the semantic context of targets had a negative effect on prospective memory performance when(More)
I n his 1854 speech at the University of Lille, Louis Pasteur stated “In the fi elds of observation, chance favors only the prepared mind.” Preparation for scientifi c inquiry is critical for the future of research, yet opportunities are rare in the early stages of education. This discrepancy can be resolved by immersing students in genuine research(More)
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