The Role of Distinctiveness of Stimulus in Memory Distrust as a Function of Repeated Checking


DEMİRSÖZ T., Ayvasik H. B.

TURK PSIKIYATRI DERGISI, vol.28, no.1, 2017 (SSCI) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 28 Issue: 1
  • Publication Date: 2017
  • Doi Number: 10.5080/u13513
  • Journal Name: TURK PSIKIYATRI DERGISI
  • Journal Indexes: Social Sciences Citation Index (SSCI), Scopus, TR DİZİN (ULAKBİM)
  • Hacettepe University Affiliated: Yes

Abstract

Objective: Recent literature proposes that repeated checking increases familiarity with the material, making recollections less vivid and detailed and promoting distrust in memory. The aim of the current study is to investigate the possible underlying mechanisms of low confidence in memory.