Search for dissertations about: "Children’s memory"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 42 swedish dissertations containing the words Children’s memory.

  1. 1. Bilingual memory A lifespan approach

    University dissertation from Stockholm : Psykologiska institutionen

    Author : Sadegheh Moniri; Stockholms universitet.; [2006]
    Keywords : SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; Bilingual model; children; elderly; memory; control; lexical selection; SOCIAL SCIENCES Social sciences Psychology; SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP Socialvetenskap Psykologi;

    Abstract : Bilingualism and its effect on individuals have been studied within different disciplines. Although the first psychological study of bilingualism was couducted by Cattell as early as 1887, only a few studies have exclusively investigated the effect of bilingualism on memory systems’ functioning. READ MORE

  2. 2. Children's memory reports: The effect of co-witness influence

    University dissertation from Stockholm : Psykologiska institutionen

    Author : Emma Roos Af Hjelmsäter; Göteborgs universitet.; Gothenburg University.; [2010]
    Keywords : SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; Children’s memory; social influence; eyewitnesses; omission and commission errors;

    Abstract : Co-witness discussion is relatively frequent, but misinformation in the form of information provided by other witnesses is an under-researched topic. The present thesis investigated how and to what extent children’s witness reports were influenced by information from a co-witness. READ MORE

  3. 3. The power of action and knowledge in episodic memory for school-aged children

    University dissertation from Örebro : Örebro University

    Author : Farzaneh Badinlou; Örebro universitet.; [2018]
    Keywords : SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; Episodic memory; action memory; enactment effect; subject-performed tasks; experimenter-performed tasks; verbal tasks; school-aged children; memory strategies; information processing;

    Abstract : Developmental and cognitive research suggests that there are age-related differ-ences in children’s episodic memory across school ages due to the development of knowledge, which in turn affects memory strategy use and information pro-cessing over time. However, there are controversial findings related to devel-opmental patterns and factors involved in children’s episodic memory function. READ MORE

  4. 4. How social influence affects children’s witness reports

    University dissertation from Göteborg : University of Gothenburg

    Author : Emma Roos Af Hjelmsäter; Göteborgs universitet.; Gothenburg University.; [2008]
    Keywords : SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; Children’s memory; social influence; omission and commission errors; source of influence; central and peripheral details.;

    Abstract : Eyewitnesses to criminal events often discuss their experiences with each other. This can have serious consequences considering the fact that information received from others can have a detrimental effect on people’s memory reports. READ MORE

  5. 5. Working memory : Development, disorders and training

    University dissertation from Stockholm : Karolinska Institutet, Department of Women's and Children's Health

    Author : Helena Westerberg; Karolinska Institutet.; Karolinska Institutet.; [2004]
    Keywords : MEDICIN OCH HÄLSOVETENSKAP; MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES; Working memory; Functional magnetic resonance imaging; Human development; Children; ADHD; Stroke; Brain injury; Intervention; Training; Visuo-spatial span; Choice Reaction Time; Attention;

    Abstract : Working memory (WM) is the ability to keep information online during a short period of time. Brain regions underlying WM functioning are found in the frontal and parietal cortices. It is largely unknown to what extent the neural substrates underlying WM are susceptible to training induced change. READ MORE