• Age differences in memory for names: the effect of pre-learned semantic associations 

    Old, Susan R., 1980- (University of Missouri--Columbia, 2010)
    The present experiments investigated whether participants could use basic semantic information about a person (i.e., a "mediator"), such as an occupation, to help link that person's name to his or her face. In each of three ...
  • Cognitive load and time based forgetting 

    Ricker, Timothy J. (University of Missouri--Columbia, 2009)
    Recently, various researchers have claimed that time does not play a direct role in shortterm forgetting. Instead, they claim that time is only related to forgetting because it is correlated with other factors that cause ...