Distraction in Verbal Short-Term Memory: Insights from Developmental Differences

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Elliott, Emily; Hughes, Robert W.; Briganti, A; Joseph, Tanya Nicolette; Marsh, John Everett; Macken, William J.;
  • Publisher: Elsevier
  • Related identifiers: doi: 10.1016/j.jml.2015.12.008
  • Subject: BF | C800
    mesheuropmc: education | behavioral disciplines and activities | psychological phenomena and processes

The contribution of two mechanisms of auditory distraction in verbal serial short-term memory-interference with the serial rehearsal processes used to support short-term recall and general attentional diversion-was investigated by exploiting differences in auditory dist... View more
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