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How to improve your memory using concrete examples.


In this video I provide some simple advice on how you can improve your memory for abstract information by using concrete examples.


https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=5OQGaOk6TCo&t=13s


References.


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Schwanenflugel, P. J., & Shoben, E. J. (1983). Differential context effects in the comprehension of abstract and concrete verbal materials. Journal of Experimental Psychology: Learning, Memory, and Cognition, 9(1), 82.


Taylor, R. S., Francis, W. S., Borunda-Vazquez, L., & Carbajal, J. (2019). Mechanisms of word concreteness effects in explicit memory: Does context availability play a role?. Memory & cognition, 47(1), 169-181.


Wissman, K. T., Zamary, A., Rawson, K. A., & Dunlosky, J. (2022). Enhancing declarative concept application: The utility of examples as primary targets of learning. Journal of Experimental Psychology: Applied.


Zamary, A., & Rawson, K. A. (2018). Which technique is most effective for learning declarative concepts—Provided examples, generated examples, or both?. Educational Psychology Review, 30(1), 275-301.

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