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Cognitive Processes of Nonhuman Primates by Leonard E. Jarrard

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Solid line: inferotemporal plus hippocampal lesion group. L. W E I S K R A N T Z 32 approximately 2 hr. A l t h o u g h admittedly the time constants were far outside what w o u l d be expected f r o m human w o r k o n verbal S T M , the results at least went in the right direction f o r supporting a hypothesis o f faulty L T M . But w h e n we considered the results in greater detail, w e realized that the conventional savings measure as used t y p i c a l l y in animal w o r k is an impure and possibly quite misleading measure (Weiskrantz, 1968b).

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