FUZZY TRACE THEORY

a theory proposing that information is encoded on a continuum from precise traces to fuzzy traces. Developmental differences in cognition are attributed to ages of encoding.

FUZZY TRACE THEORY: "Fuzzy trace theory was proposed by Charles Brainerd and Valerie Ryan."
Cite this page: N., Pam M.S., "FUZZY TRACE THEORY," in PsychologyDictionary.org, May 11, 2013, https://psychologydictionary.org/fuzzy-trace-theory/ (accessed October 22, 2020).
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