Age differences in strategy shift: retrieval avoidance or general shift reluctance?

Abstract

Previous studies of metacognitive age differences in skill acquisition strategies have relied exclusively on tasks with a processing shift from an algorithm to retrieval strategy. Older adults' demonstrated reluctance to shift strategies in such tasks could reflect either a specific aversion to a memory retrieval strategy or a general, inertial resistance… (More)
DOI: 10.1037/a0030473

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@article{Frank2013AgeDI, title={Age differences in strategy shift: retrieval avoidance or general shift reluctance?}, author={David John Frank and Dayna R. Touron and Christopher K. Hertzog}, journal={Psychology and aging}, year={2013}, volume={28 3}, pages={778-88} }