Chapter

Forgetting and Retrieval

Part IV. Learning and Memory

  1. Brice A. Kuhl BA1,
  2. Anthony D. Wagner PhD2

Published Online: 30 OCT 2009

DOI: 10.1002/9780470478509.neubb001031

Handbook of Neuroscience for the Behavioral Sciences

Handbook of Neuroscience for the Behavioral Sciences

How to Cite

Kuhl, B. A. and Wagner, A. D. 2009. Forgetting and Retrieval. Handbook of Neuroscience for the Behavioral Sciences. IV:30.

Author Information

  1. 1

    Stanford University, Department of Psychology, Stanford, California

  2. 2

    Stanford University, Department of Psychology, Stanford, California

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 30 OCT 2009

Abstract

  • 1
    Gross Anatomy and Connectivity of the Prefrontal Cortex
  • 2
    Interference and Memory Retrieval
  • 3
    Inhibition as a Cause of Forgetting
  • 4
    Prefrontal Cortex Contributions to Retrieval and Forgetting
  • 5
    Summary

Keywords:

  • episodic memory;
  • declarative memory;
  • explicit memory;
  • remember;
  • retroactive interference;
  • proactive interference;
  • retrieval competition;
  • selection;
  • inhibition;
  • suppression;
  • retrieval-induced forgetting;
  • cognitive control;
  • frontal lobe;
  • ventrolateral prefrontal cortex;
  • dorsolateral prefrontal cortex;
  • anterior cingulate cortex;
  • fMRI