STATE-DEPENDENT LEARNING

This applied to learning that occurs in a certain state, biologically or psychologically, and the information is recalled better when the same state is entered. It is also known as dissociated learning. See also CONTEXT-SPECIFIC LEARNING.

STATE-DEPENDENT LEARNING: "State dependent learning deals with learning and recalling with the person in the same state."
Cite this page: N., Pam M.S., "STATE-DEPENDENT LEARNING," in PsychologyDictionary.org, April 13, 2013, https://psychologydictionary.org/state-dependent-learning/ (accessed December 11, 2019).
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