The perceptual priming phenomenon in amnesia

@article{Cermak1985ThePP,
  title={The perceptual priming phenomenon in amnesia},
  author={Laird S. Cermak and Nancy L. Talbot and Karen Michele Chandler and Lynn Reale Wolbarst},
  journal={Neuropsychologia},
  year={1985},
  volume={23},
  pages={615-622}
}
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