Analogous mechanisms of selection and updating in declarative and procedural working memory: Experiments and a computational model
- PsychologyCognitive Psychology
The Symbolic Working Memory: memory accommodations for schematic processing of symbolic information
- Computer Science, PsychologyCogSci
This paper describes an evolutionarily plausible description of of a specialized working memory system involved in information management for high-order cognitive tasks through its capability for…
An empirical test of the independence between declarative and procedural working memory in Oberauer’s (2009) theory
- PsychologyPsychonomic bulletin & review
This study tested the hypothesis that working memory could be conceived as two symmetrical subsystems with analogous structure and processing principles by using a complex span task in which participants were asked to maintain consonants for further recall while performing response selection tasks.
The effects of declaratively maintaining and proactively proceduralizing novel stimulus-response mappings
Multiple neural states of representation in short-term memory? It’s a matter of attention
- Psychology, Computer ScienceFront. Hum. Neurosci.
This paper considers several theoretical models that postulate, based on considerable behavioral evidence, that information in STM can exist in multiple representational states, and highlights the inferential advantage of multivariate, information-based analyses of neuroimaging data (fMRI and electroencephalography (EEG) over conventional activation-based analysis approaches.
Unique Mechanisms for the Availability of Declarative Memory Elements and the Strengthening of Cognitive Operations
- PsychologyAdvances in Cognitive Psychology
The purpose of this study was to investigate the role of memory for prior cognitive operations and availability of declarative memory elements in long-term semantic priming, and to examine if the facilitation of prior Cognitive operations is dependent on the availability of previously encountered LTM elements.
A Common Capacity Limitation for Response and Item Selection in Working Memory
- PsychologyJournal of experimental psychology. Learning, memory, and cognition
The present study focused on the selection of single items in declarative and single responses in procedural WM, and predicted that item switch costs are present with a long but not with a short stimulus onset asynchrony.
Declarative and procedural working memory updating processes are mutually facilitative
- PsychologyAttention, perception & psychophysics
A novel method of independently manipulating declarative item- updating and procedural task-updating processes in working memory is devised, providing new evidence that the updating of information inDeclarative and procedural WM is mutually facilitative, such that opening the gate for updating Declarative content reduces the time needed to update procedural content, and vice versa.
Working memory and (second) language processing
- Psychology, Linguistics
It is argued that working memory, and especially the ability to temporarily represent serial-order information, is crucially involved in both native and foreign word learning, and perhaps also in sentence and text comprehension.
Working Memory and Attention – A Conceptual Analysis and Review
- Psychology, BusinessJournal of cognition
This article delineates several theoretical options for conceptualizing this link between working memory and attention, and evaluates their viability in light of their theoretical implications and the empirical support they received.
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Computational models of working memory: putting long-term memory into context
- Psychology, BiologyTrends in Cognitive Sciences
Selective attention to elements in working memory.
- PsychologyExperimental psychology
Analysis revealed that the object switch cost increased with memory set size; that there were (smaller) switch costs when the switch was to an item of the same type; that repeating an arithmetic operation has the same effect as repeating the object it is applied to; and that object switching is not mediated by backward inhibition of the previously focused object.
The demise of short-term memory revisited: empirical and computational investigations of recency effects.
- PsychologyPsychological review
It is suggested that 2 memory components are needed to account for the recency effects: an episodic contextual system with changing context and an activation-based short-term memory buffer that drives the encoding of item-context associations.
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Activation and binding in verbal working memory: A dual-process model for the recognition of nonwords
- PsychologyCognitive Psychology
Access to information in working memory: exploring the focus of attention.
- Psychology, Computer ScienceJournal of experimental psychology. Learning, memory, and cognition
The results support a model distinguishing 3 states of representations in working memory: the activated part of long-term memory, a capacity limited region of direct access, and a focus of attention.
Evolving conceptions of memory storage, selective attention, and their mutual constraints within the human information-processing system.
- PsychologyPsychological bulletin
The purpose of this review is to formulate a revised model of information processing that takes into account recent research on memory storage, selective attention, effortful versus automatic…
The nature of individual differences in working memory capacity: active maintenance in primary memory and controlled search from secondary memory.
- Psychology, BiologyPsychological review
A framework is used to examine previous individual differences studies of working memory capacity, and new evidence is examined on the basis of predictions of the framework to performance on immediate free recall.