The Oxford Handbook of Memory

The Oxford Handbook of Memory

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Memory research is one of the most fascinating and flourishing areas of science today. The Oxford Handbook of Memory tells us why. Written by the world's leading memory scientists in a highly accessible language, it brings together facts and theories of cognitive psychology; memory development in childhood and old age; memory impairment in brain injury and disease; the emergence of memory functions from the brain; as well as reviews of current behavioral, neuroimaging, and computer simulation theories of memory.After all, one of the most common generalizations from research on expertise is that expertise is domain and task specific: experts in a domain are exceptional at performing familiar tasks within that domain, but often poor at transferring thatanbsp;...

Title:The Oxford Handbook of Memory
Author:ENDEL TULVING (ED.), Fergus I. M. Craik
Publisher:Oxford : Oxford University Press - 2000


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