Role of Mimeticism and Spatiality in Textual Recall.

@article{Griffin2000RoleOM,
  title={Role of Mimeticism and Spatiality in Textual Recall.},
  author={Griffin and Robinson},
  journal={Contemporary educational psychology},
  year={2000},
  volume={25 2},
  pages={125-149}
}
Four experiments were conducted to investigate the role of map spatiality and icon mimeticism in facilitating text recall. A secondary goal was to explore an assumption of the conjoint retention hypothesis, that the visuospatial component of working memory is involved in retrieving map information. We manipulated display conditions to evaluate the separate and combined effects of map spatiality and icon mimeticism on text recall. We also utilized a concurrent task paradigm to assess both the… CONTINUE READING