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London: Longman, 1970. , Stoddard, L. , & Mohr, J. P. Some additional quantitative observations of THE PROBLEM OF EXPRESSION 31 immediate memory in a patient with bilateral hippocampal lesions. Neuropsychologia, 1968, 6, 245-254. Smith, S. M. Remembering in and out of context. Journal of Experimental Psychology: Human Learning and Memory, 1979, 5, 460-47l. Spear, N. E. Forgetting as a retrieval failure. In W. K. Honig & P. H. R. ), Animal memory. New York: Academic Press, 1971. Spear, N. E. Retrieval of memories.

We easily accept that learning in the laboratory by either animals or humans might be measurable in terms of response latency but not in percentage of correct choices. Such differences are frequently dismissed as merely differential sensitivity in measurement, but this assumption can be misleading. An example is comparison between the measures of recognition and recall of words: When experiments determined that some items are more likely recalled than recognized, the matter took on substantive importance beyond a mere measurement problem (Tulving, 1976).

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