Memory for time and place contributes to enhanced confidence in memories for emotional events.

@article{Rimmele2012MemoryFT,
  title={Memory for time and place contributes to enhanced confidence in memories for emotional events.},
  author={Ulrike Rimmele and L. Davachi and E. Phelps},
  journal={Emotion},
  year={2012},
  volume={12 4},
  pages={
          834-46
        }
}
Emotion strengthens the subjective sense of remembering. However, these confidently remembered emotional memories have not been found be more accurate for some types of contextual details. We investigated whether the subjective sense of recollecting negative stimuli is coupled with enhanced memory accuracy for three specific types of central contextual details using the remember/know paradigm and confidence ratings. Our results indicate that the subjective sense of remembering is indeed coupled… Expand

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