Sex Differences in Episodic Memory

@article{Herlitz2008SexDI,
  title={Sex Differences in Episodic Memory},
  author={Agneta Herlitz and Jenny Rehnman},
  journal={Current Directions in Psychological Science},
  year={2008},
  volume={17},
  pages={52 - 56}
}
Research shows sex differences in episodic memory. These differences vary in magnitude as a function of the type of material to be remembered. Throughout the life span, verbal episodic-memory tasks yield differences favoring women. In contrast, episodic-memory tasks requiring visuospatial processing result in differences favoring men. There are also sex differences favoring women on episodic-memory tasks requiring both verbal and visuospatial processing and on face-recognition tasks. Thus… 

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