TITLE

Inhibitory Semantic Priming of Lexical Decisions Due to Failure to Retrieve Weakly Activated Codes

AUTHOR(S)
Dagenbach, Dale; Carr, Thomas H.; Barnhardt, Terrence M.
PUB. DATE
March 1990
SOURCE
Journal of Experimental Psychology. Learning, Memory & Cognition;Mar1990, Vol. 16 Issue 2, p328
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Focuses on the inhibitory semantic priming of lexical decisions due to failure to retrieve weakly activated codes. Importance in supporting certain types of models of semantic memory; Use to demonstrate that there are some constraints on the extent to which automatic activation of semantically related concepts that occur; Concept in semantic memory that causes transient and dissipating activation.
ACCESSION #
14392427

 

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