Human Memory Search

  title={Human Memory Search},
  author={Eddy J. Davelaar and Jeroen G. W. Raaijmakers},
The importance of understanding human memory search is hard to exaggerate: we build and live our lives based on what we remember. This chapter explores the characteristics of memory search, with special emphasis on the use of retrieval cues. We introduce the dependent measures that are obtained during memory search, such as accuracy and search time, and discuss how these have contributed to our understanding of human memory search. The three phases of memory search ( initiation, progression… CONTINUE READING