Flashbulb and factual memories: the case of Rabin's assassination

  title={Flashbulb and factual memories: the case of Rabin's assassination},
  author={Israel Nachson and Anat Zelig},
  journal={Applied Cognitive Psychology},
Similarities and differences between factual memories (FTM) and flashbulb memories (FBM) of the assassination of Israel's Prime Minister, Itzhak Rabin, were explored. About two weeks after the assassination 61 Israeli students filled out a questionnaire which focused on the event and the circumstances in which they had first learned about it. About 11 months later they filled out again the same questionnaire, and self-assessed their emotional and cognitive reactions to the assassination, as… 
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