Some effects of alcohol on eyewitness memory.

@article{Yuille1990SomeEO,
  title={Some effects of alcohol on eyewitness memory.},
  author={J. Yuille and P. Tollestrup},
  journal={The Journal of applied psychology},
  year={1990},
  volume={75 3},
  pages={
          268-73
        }
}
Male volunteers (N = 120) in small groups of 5 to 10 watched a staged theft involving live actors. Some (n = 47) were under the influence of alcohol (average blood alcohol level of .10) at the time. Some subjects (n = 58) were interviewed immediately after the event, and all were interviewed 1 week later. The delayed interview included the presentation of a photospread that either did or did not contain the picture of the "thief." Alcohol suppressed the amount recalled during the immediate… Expand
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