The effects of noise and gender on children's episodic and semantic memory.

@article{Boman2004TheEO,
  title={The effects of noise and gender on children's episodic and semantic memory.},
  author={Eva Boman},
  journal={Scandinavian journal of psychology},
  year={2004},
  volume={45 5},
  pages={407-16}
}
  • Eva Boman
  • Published 2004 in Scandinavian journal of psychology
The main objectives in the present study were to examine meaningful irrelevant speech and road traffic noise effects on episodic and semantic memory, and to evaluate whether gender differences in memory performance interact with noise. A total of 96 subjects, aged 13-14 years (n = 16 boys and 16 girls in each of three groups), were randomly assigned to a silent or two noise conditions. Noise effects found were restricted to impairments from meaningful irrelevant speech on recognition and cued… CONTINUE READING