Introduction to Psychology

Lecture 8 - Conscious of the Present; Conscious of the Past: Vision and Memory (cont.)

Overview

 

In this lecture, Professor Bloom reviews the basic psychological research on memory. Specific topics covered include the different memory types, memory limitations, strategies that improve memory, and memory disorders. This lecture also includes a discussion of several important social implications for memory research, such as recovered memories, and the influence of suggestibility on eyewitness testimony.