A Computational Account of Phonologically Mediated Free Recall

  • Peter J. Lovatt
  • Dimitrios Bairaktaris
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Part of the Workshops in Computing book series (WORKSHOPS COMP.)


This paper investigates, by means of experimentation and simulation, Phonological Mediation in Immediate Free List Recall. It consists of two parts. The first part presents novel experimental evidence on Phonological Similarity and Word Length effects in free recall. The second part describes the architecture and simulation results of a novel connectionist model of free recall.


Free Recall List Item Serial Recall List Length Articulatory Suppression 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • Peter J. Lovatt
    • 1
  • Dimitrios Bairaktaris
    • 2
  1. 1.Centre for Cognitive and Computational NeuroscienceUniversity of StirlingStirlingScotland, UK
  2. 2.Department of Computing ScienceUniversity of StirlingStirlingScotland, UK

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