ATTRIBUTE MODEL OF MEMORY

a model in which different brain regions process different dimensions or attributes of a situation. For example, space, time, sensory dimensions, response, and emotional aspects.

ATTRIBUTE MODEL OF MEMORY: "The attribute model of memory suggests that specific aspects of the brain process different aspects of a situation, for example, the amydala may process the emotional response."
Cite this page: N., Sam M.S., "ATTRIBUTE MODEL OF MEMORY," in PsychologyDictionary.org, April 7, 2013, https://psychologydictionary.org/attribute-model-of-memory/ (accessed October 22, 2021).
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