The episodic buffer: a new component of working memory?

@article{Baddeley2000TheEB,
  title={The episodic buffer: a new component of working memory?},
  author={A. Baddeley},
  journal={Trends in Cognitive Sciences},
  year={2000},
  volume={4},
  pages={417-423}
}
  • A. Baddeley
  • Published 2000
  • Psychology, Medicine
  • Trends in Cognitive Sciences
  • In 1974, Baddeley and Hitch proposed a three-component model of working memory. Over the years, this has been successful in giving an integrated account not only of data from normal adults, but also neuropsychological, developmental and neuroimaging data. There are, however, a number of phenomena that are not readily captured by the original model. These are outlined here and a fourth component to the model, the episodic buffer, is proposed. It comprises a limited capacity system that provides… CONTINUE READING
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