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Atkinson and Shiffrin (1968)

 proposedthe multi-store model of memory, comprised of three stages; incomingsensory information, short-termmemory (7+/- 2 “chunks” of information) and long-termmemory.

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September 27th 2021

actor/observer biases

 theserefer to the tendency for (a) ‘actors’ to explain their own behaviour in situationalterms and (b) observers to explain the behaviour of others in dispositional (person) terms.