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Investigating the Effects of Interrupting Gender-Related Schematic Encoding and Memory Recall in an Adult Population
(University of Plymouth, 2020)
Schema theory accounts for the incompleteness and distortions in memory. Theories suggest a person’s prior knowledge can influence their encoding and retrieval abilities. Concerning gender-schemas, someone’s stereotypical ...
Acute stress, friend or foe: An investigation of free recall ability for incongruent items when placed under acute psychological stress
(University of Plymouth, 2021)
Experiencing stress during a working week is typical for most of the population, but the effects of acute stress on individuals is less clear cut, particularly in relation to memory ability. Research suggests that acute ...