Search for dissertations about: "confidence judgments"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 9 swedish dissertations containing the words confidence judgments.

  1. 1. Realism in metacognitive judgments: Effects of social factors

    Author : Marcus Johansson; Institutionen för psykologi; []
    Keywords : SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; social factors; metacognitive judgments; frequency judgments; Realism; confidence judgments; Psychology; Psykologi;

    Abstract : Theoretical accounts and models of calibration typically explain the degree of realism (validity) in confidence and frequency judgments in terms of different cognitive and methodological factors. The present thesis demonstrates that also social factors are of importance for the degree of realism in these types of metacognitive judgments. READ MORE

  2. 2. Regulating the realism of confidence

    Author : Sandra Buratti; Göteborgs universitet; Göteborgs universitet; Gothenburg University; []
    Keywords : realism of confidence; calibration; debiasing; episodic memory; confidence;

    Abstract : DEGREE OF LICENTIATE IN PSYCHOLOGY ABSTRACT Buratti, S. (2011) Regulating the Realism ofCorifidence. READ MORE

  3. 3. Metacognition and Confidence: Mood, Individual Differences, Developmental and Social Aspects

    Author : Anna-Carin Jonsson; Institutionen för psykologi; []
    Keywords : SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; Psykologi; Psychology; Developmental; Eyewitness memory.; Individual Differences.; Calibration.; Realism in confidence judgments.; Metacognition.; psychology; psykologi; developmental; eyewitness memory; individual differences; calibration; realism in confidence judgments; metacognition;

    Abstract : This dissertation investigates the realism in people's confidence judgments. Study I investigated whether mood influences the confidence people have in their event memory. However, there were no significant differences in the realism of the participants' confidence judgments between conditions (elated and neutral). READ MORE

  4. 4. Olfactory Metacognition : A Metamemory Perspective on Odor Naming

    Author : Fredrik Jönsson; Mats Olsson; Henrik Olsson; Egon P. Köster; Uppsala universitet; []
    Keywords : SOCIAL SCIENCES; SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; Psychology; odor identification; odor naming; metamemory; confidence; tip of the tongue experience; tip of the nose experience; feeling of knowing; Psykologi; Psychology; Psykologi;

    Abstract : Although many aspects of odor naming have received attention during the years, the participants' own cognitions (metamemory) about their naming attempts have not. (i) We showed that feeling of knowing (FOK) judgments accompanying odor naming failures are predictive of later recognition (Study I) or retrieval (Study III) of the missing name, but to a lesser degree than equivalent judgments about names of persons. READ MORE

  5. 5. Children As Eyewitnesses : Memory recall and face recognition

    Author : Gunilla Fredin; Institutionen för psykologi; []
    Keywords : SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; sequential lineup; confidence; question format; Child eyewitness; event memory; elimination lineup;

    Abstract : Through centuries, witnesses to crimes have played an important role for the police to get a conviction of the culprit. This dissertation examined how accurate children are as witnesses of events and when participating in lineups. In Study 1, participants were tested with free recall and focussed questions. READ MORE