Chapter 5. Children's Memories for Repeated Events

  1. Helen L. Westcott3,
  2. Graham M. Davies4 and
  3. Ray H. C. Bull5
  1. Martine Powell1 and
  2. Don Thomson2

Published Online: 27 MAY 2008

DOI: 10.1002/9780470713679.ch5

Children's Testimony: A Handbook of Psychological Research and Forensic Practice

Children's Testimony: A Handbook of Psychological Research and Forensic Practice

How to Cite

Powell, M. and Thomson, D. (2008) Children's Memories for Repeated Events, in Children's Testimony: A Handbook of Psychological Research and Forensic Practice (eds H. L. Westcott, G. M. Davies and R. H. C. Bull), John Wiley & Sons Ltd, West Sussex, England. doi: 10.1002/9780470713679.ch5

Editor Information

  1. 3

    Faculty of Social Sciences, The Open University, Milton Keynes, UK

  2. 4

    Department of Psychology, University of Leicester, UK

  3. 5

    Department of Psychology, University of Portsmouth, UK

Author Information

  1. 1

    School of Psychology, Deakin University, Victoria, Australia

  2. 2

    Charles Sturt University, New South Wales, Australia

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 27 MAY 2008
  2. Published Print: 1 JAN 2002

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780471491729

Online ISBN: 9780470713679

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Keywords:

  • children's memories;
  • memory research;
  • competing sources;
  • child witnesses;
  • children's performance

Summary

This chapter contains section titled:

  • Design and Procedure of Research on Children's Memory of Repeated Events

  • The Effect of Repetition on Children's Memory

  • Factors that are Known to Affect of a Repeated Event Children's Ability to Remember an Occurrence

  • Summary

  • References