Toward an instance theory of automatization.

@inproceedings{Logan1988TowardAI,
  title={Toward an instance theory of automatization.},
  author={Gordon D. Logan},
  year={1988}
}
This article presents a theory in which automatization is construed as the acquisition of a domainspeciSc knowledge base, formed of separate representations, instances, of each exposure to the task. Processing is considered automatic if it relies on retrieval of stored instances, which will occur only after practice in a consistent environment. Practice is important because it increases the amount retrieved and the speed of retrieval; consistency is important because it ensures that the… CONTINUE READING

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