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 (Journal Indexed in SSCI) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 28 Issue: 1
  • Publication Date: 2017
  • Doi Number: 10.5080/u13513
  • Title of Journal : TURK PSIKIYATRI DERGISI


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.