SEARCH OF ASSOCIATIVE MEMORY (SAM)

Universal memory model employed to describe recollection and identification memory in laboratory tests. Details may inhabit short-term memory, from which it could be saved in long-term memory or employed to search long-term memory. Connections may be created among objects in memory and between objects and the framework wherein they arise. See also: dual-store model of memory.

SEARCH OF ASSOCIATIVE MEMORY (SAM): "Search of Associative Memory was described in 1981 by U.S. psychologist Richard M. Shiffrin (1942- ) and Dutch psychologist Jeroen G. W. Raaijmakers."
Cite this page: N., Pam M.S., "SEARCH OF ASSOCIATIVE MEMORY (SAM)," in PsychologyDictionary.org, April 28, 2013, https://psychologydictionary.org/search-of-associative-memory-sam/ (accessed February 19, 2020).
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