Self control of when and how much to test face-name pairs in a novel spaced retrieval paradigm: an examination of age-related differences.

@article{Maddox2012SelfCO,
  title={Self control of when and how much to test face-name pairs in a novel spaced retrieval paradigm: an examination of age-related differences.},
  author={Geoffrey B. Maddox and David A. Balota},
  journal={Neuropsychology, development, and cognition. Section B, Aging, neuropsychology and cognition},
  year={2012},
  volume={19 5},
  pages={620-43}
}
Although the mnemonic benefit of spaced retrieval is well established, the way in which participants naturally space their own retrieval is relatively unexplored. To examine this question, a novel experimental paradigm was developed in which young and healthy older adults were given control over the frequency and timing of retrieval practice in the context… CONTINUE READING