Multifactorial context effects on visual recognition memory.

  title={Multifactorial context effects on visual recognition memory.},
  author={Eli Vakil and Tal Raz and Daniel A Levy},
  journal={Quarterly journal of experimental psychology},
  volume={60 7},
While effects of contextual change or constancy on memory are widely found when tested by free and cued recall, there is greater inconsistency in context effects on recognition. This study employed a paradigm maximizing target-context interactivity and specificity to reveal three levels of context effects on successful retrieval, as well as context effects on the generation of false alarms, thereby revealing separable contributions of target-context binding, additive familiarity, and configural… CONTINUE READING