Working memory: looking back and looking forward

@article{Baddeley2003WorkingML,
  title={Working memory: looking back and looking forward},
  author={Alan D Baddeley},
  journal={Nature Reviews Neuroscience},
  year={2003},
  volume={4},
  pages={829-839}
}
  • A. Baddeley
  • Published 2003
  • Psychology, Medicine
  • Nature Reviews Neuroscience
The concept of working memory proposes that a dedicated system maintains and stores information in the short term, and that this system underlies human thought processes. Current views of working memory involve a central executive and two storage systems: the phonological loop and the visuospatial sketchpad. Although this basic model was first proposed 30 years ago, it has continued to develop and to stimulate research and debate. The model and the most recent results are reviewed in this… Expand
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