Distinct processes shape flashbulb and event memories

@article{Tinti2014DistinctPS,
  title={Distinct processes shape flashbulb and event memories},
  author={Carla Tinti and Susanna Schmidt and Silvia Testa and Linda J. Levine},
  journal={Memory \& Cognition},
  year={2014},
  volume={42},
  pages={539 - 551}
}
In the present study, we examined the relation between memory for a consequential and emotional event and memory for the circumstances in which people learned about that event, known as flashbulb memory. We hypothesized that these two types of memory have different determinants and that event memory is not necessarily a direct causal determinant of flashbulb memory. Italian citizens (N = 352) described their memories of Italy’s victory in the 2006 Football World Cup Championship after a delay… 
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