Encoding specificity and retrieval processes in episodic memory.

@article{Tulving1973EncodingSA,
  title={Encoding specificity and retrieval processes in episodic memory.},
  author={E. Tulving and D. Thomson},
  journal={Psychological Review},
  year={1973},
  volume={80},
  pages={352-373}
}
Recent changes in prctheorclical orientation toward problems of human memory have brought with them a concern with retrieval processes, and a number of early versions of theories of retrieval have been constructed. This paper describes and evaluates explanations offered by these theories to account for the effect of extralist cuing, facilitation of recall of list items by nonlist items. Experiments designed to test the currently most popular theory of retrieval, the generation-recognition… Expand
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