General world knowledge
A person's mental encyclopedia and dictionary
Critically depends on pituitary functioning
An "isa" statement
Characteristic feature storage
Evidence supports the notion that multiple types of categorization are used.
Typical members resemble the prototype of the category.
Diffusion reduces the priming effects for central categorical membership.
Real-world concepts and categories involve fuzzy boundaries.
Deficit in memory due to brain injury
Deficit in comprehension due to brain injury
Deficit in reading due to brain injury
Deficit in word finding due to brain injury
The yes/no of neural firing mirrors the on/off binary aspect of connectionist units.
Individual units within connectionist models are "similar" to neurons.
Massive parallel functions allow us to extrapolate beyond what computers can model.
Structural similarity to neural connections
A stored framework or body of knowledge about some topic
An active organization of past reactions or past experiences
A knowledge structure in memory prospective memory
All of the above
Semantic roles as pathway labels
Recollection or recognition of exactly what was experienced
A "hit" despite a high proportion of "false alarms"
Overconfidence in memory
Atypical information is remembered better than typical information
"Effects" produce fewer memory impairments than do "causes"
After correcting for guessing, typical content is remembered better than atypical content
People have good technical accuracy, even across a five day retention interval