As situations can be made inward or displayed outwardly, describe a real situation in which information can take on either form. Describe with great detail how those theories of attention can be made applicable to the given situation. Expand on those social and/or cultural factors which might influence attention in both this sit
Can someone help with a brief comparison of one early theory of attention to the guided search theory of attention? Also, please help with describing how these theories can apply to visual search. What is an example of one cultural and one social variable that might influence attention?
How does understanding how memory works impact instructional strategies? Give an example of how sensory memory can be used in the classroom. Provide examples of instruction that require the use of short-term and long-term memory. How can you aid memorization during instruction? What works best for you when required to commit fac
You have probably noticed in your educational career that some people are very good at remembering facts and therefore do well at tests that require memorization. Other students, on the other hand, struggle with tests that require memorization. To understand how memory works, this exercise will ask you to trace the memory system
Please help me with these questions. When Sharon was learning to drive, she could not imagine how she could ever remember to steer the wheel, flip on the turn signal, put on the gas, and still manage to turn the car! After driving for three years, Sharon's reactions have become automatic. Now, when she drives a car: - non-
Analyze human learning and memory. Address the roles of condition, reinforcement and punishment in the learning process (historically).
This solution answers these questions as to what the encoding process is, and what role it plays in long-term memory. It also mentions several methods used to aide the encoding process.
This solution answers the questions of what the relationship between learning and memory are, the neuroanatomy of learning and memory, and the moral processes of learning and memory. There are four main types of learning and their related forms of memory, and these are defined as well.
What mechanisms do you use to protect your limited attention resources, and how do you solve problems with limited attention?
This solution answers the question as to how we protect our limited attention resources, and how to solve problems with limited attention. It defines attention, and describes how the multimode approach of attention, the bottleneck view, and the capacity approach are used to solve problems with limited attention.
This solution examines the concepts of working memory, short term memory, and long term memory. It also lists and describes what working memory is composed of, and it makes distinctions between short term memory and long term memory. How STM is transfered to LTM is mentioned, and how this can be prevented is explained.
Explain how age, culture, and gender impact attention and memory. Thank you.
In regards to the area of attention, explain how theory would be used in this area for a quantitative study and a qualitative study.
- Explain the nature and function of semantic memory. - Analyze the basic functions of language. - Examine the stages of language production. - Explain the relationship between semantic memory and language production.
In discussing human behavior and the brain, what would be the relationship between learning and memory from a functional perspective? Why would they be considered interdependent? There are many studies on animals in regard to this information; have there been any case studies or research to map this relationship? What are
What prevents an individual from allocating attention the way that he/she intends to? What strategies can be used to avoid distraction?
A description of a practical situation in which information can be hidden or make to stand out. Explain how theories of attention apply to the situation, and indicate the social and /or cultural factors that might influence attention in both this stiuation and others. Then, apply what you have learned in the readings and exper
Identify the three major systems: sensory memory, short memory, and long term memory that comprise human memory with an explanation of the difference in temporal characteristics.
Explain the concepts of working memory, short-term memory, and long-term memory. Describe your selected test and your results. Explain the role of encoding and retrieval in the memory process and how they relate to your selected test and your results. Evaluate variables associated with encoding information and ease of r
From an evolutionary perspective, short-term exposure to stress is adaptive and necessary for survival. Unfortunately, long-term exposure to stress is considered maladaptive, yet common, in Western society. Describe some adaptive effects short-term stress has on the brain versus some maladaptive effects long-term stress has on t
1) Explain the difference between positive emotions on memory and stressful or fearful emotions on memory. Why do positive life experiences last in long-term memory, while stressful or fearful life experiences are often lost or buried in people's memories? (300 words) 2) Describe the memory formation process. (350-400 w
Examine the concepts of perception and attention. Address the following items in your examination. 1) Break down the perceptual organizational process. (200 Word Count) 2) Analyze the nature of the attention process. (300 Word Count)
Our muscles and sensorimotor system also learn to do or respond to things over time which is characterized as sensorimotor memory. Across the lifespan do you think sensorimotor memory or reflexes are more important for our survival? Does the answer change when comparing different stages of life? Include reference.
In light of the working-memory approach, which factors make it difficult to be very specific about the duration of short-term memory?
4. Imagine that you have volunteered to participate in some psychology research. You report to the laboratory, and you are instructed to look at several words briefly, and then count backwards for about half a minute before recalling those words. Are these researchers measuring short-term or long-term memory and why? In light of
Why do positive life experiences last in long-term memory, while stressful or fearful life experiences are often lost or buried in people's memories?" Can you please add additional information discussing positive memories and why they might be more memorable?
There are events that are clearly negative that produce memories more vivid than almost any positive memory. I can recall with very great detail where I was when I first heard about the World Trade Center attack in 2001. I can recall many events from that day very specifically. I can recall quite vividly where I was when the shu
Memory article analysis is performed.AUTOBIOGRAPHICAL MEMORY - Analyze the concept of autobiographical memory using AUTOBIOGRAPHICAL MEMORY article. Briefly summarize AUTOBIOGRAPHICAL MEMORY article. In the summary, include a brief description of the research study and its design. TWO peer-reviewed article References Alea, N. (2010). The prevalence and quality of silent, socially silent, and disclosed autobiographical memories across adulthood. Memory, 18(2), 142-158. doi:10.1080/09658210903176486 Robinson-Riegler, G., & Robinson-Riegler, B. (2008). Cognitive psychology: Applying the science of the mind (2nd ed.). Boston, MA: Pearson/Allyn and Bacon
AUTOBIOGRAPHICAL MEMORY - Analyze the concept of autobiographical memory using AUTOBIOGRAPHICAL MEMORY article. Briefly summarize AUTOBIOGRAPHICAL MEMORY article. In the summary, include a brief description of the research study and its design. TWO peer-reviewed article References Alea, N. (2010). The prevalence and quali
-Define the concept of perception -Define the concept of attention References AllPsych Online. (2011). Definition of Perception. Retrieved from: http://allpsych.com/dictionary/p.html Cherry, K. (2011). Perception and the perceptual process. Retrieved from: http://psychology.about.com/od/sensationandperception/ss/perce
What is the difference between episodic and semantic memory? Please provide a specific example of both.
I need help with this concept and to better understand the applying Mnemonics to the recall of verbal stimuli. Please provide references!
Semantic memory is a database of general knowledge that enables individuals to successfully interact with the world around them. Semantic networks help individuals to establish relationships among words, which aids in word recognition. Based on your understanding of semantic memory and semantic networks, I would like for you to