Does ease mediate the ease-of-retrieval effect? A meta-analysis.

  title={Does ease mediate the ease-of-retrieval effect? A meta-analysis.},
  author={Evan Weingarten and J. Wesley Hutchinson},
  journal={Psychological bulletin},
  volume={144 3},
A wealth of literature suggests individuals use feelings in addition to facts as sources of information for judgment. This paper focuses on a manipulation in which participants list either a few or many examples of a given type, and then make a judgment. Instead of using the number of arguments or evidence strength, participants are hypothesized to use the… CONTINUE READING