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contextual reinstatement

in the context of criminal psychology, a way of improving memory for an event by returning to the place where ithappened or asking the witness to imagine themselves back inthat place and in the same emotional state.

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June 22nd 2021

cognitive neuroscience

a hybrid discipline aimed at identifying the biologicalbases of cognitive processes by combining techniques forthe study of cognitive processes with measures of physiological processes.