Sökning: "eyewitness memory"

Visar resultat 1 - 5 av 11 avhandlingar innehållade orden eyewitness memory.

  1. 1. Eyewitness testimonies : The memory and meta-memory effects of retellings and discussions with non-witnesses

    Författare :Farhan Sarwar; Carl Martin Allwood; Åse Innes-Ker; Jan Andersson; Institutionen för psykologi; []
    Nyckelord :SOCIAL SCIENCES; SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; Eyewitness; Confidence; Meta-memory; Free recall; Focused questions; Retellings; Forensic information; Central information; Peripheral information; Reminiscence and Hypermnesia;

    Sammanfattning : This thesis investigated the effects of eyewitnesses retellings and discussions with non-witnesses on the eyewitness memory and meta-memory judgments. In Study I, the effect of eyewitness discussions with non-witnesses (persons who had not experienced the event) on eyewitness memory and meta-memory realism for the overall information about an event was investigated. LÄS MER

  2. 2. Alcohol-intoxicated eyewitnesses´ memory

    Författare :Angelica Hagsand; Göteborgs universitet; Göteborgs universitet; Gothenburg University; []
    Nyckelord :SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; eyewitness; memory; alcohol; intoxicated; interview; lineup;

    Sammanfattning : Eyewitnesses are an important source of information in many criminal investigations. However, the memory of an eyewitness is not always accurate, and errors may occur that have serious consequences. Alcohol-related crimes are common and therefore, intoxicated witnesses are common. LÄS MER

  3. 3. Group membership and eyewitness testimony

    Författare :Torun Lindholm; Jerry Shaw; Stockholms universitet; []
    Nyckelord :SOCIAL SCIENCES; SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; Eyewitness testimony; group membership; intergroup biases; memory performance; psykologi; Psychology;

    Sammanfattning : The present thesis includes four empirical studies that explore whether eyewitness accounts of a violent crime may be affected by factors related to the group membership of witness, perpetrator, and victim.Study 1 investigates how an immigrant and a Swedish perpetrator of a simulated, violent robbery are evaluated and remembered by immigrant and Swedish witnesses. LÄS MER

  4. 4. Metacognition and Confidence : Mood, Individual Differences, Developmental and Social Aspects

    Författare :Anna-Carin Jonsson; Institutionen för psykologi; []
    Nyckelord :SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; Psychology; Developmental; Eyewitness memory; Individual Differences; Calibration; Realism in confidence judgments; Metacognition; Psykologi; psychology; psykologi; developmental; eyewitness memory; individual differences; calibration; realism in confidence judgments; metacognition;

    Sammanfattning : This dissertation investigates the realism in people's confidence judgments. Study I investigated whether mood influences the confidence people have in their event memory. However, there were no significant differences in the realism of the participants' confidence judgments between conditions (elated and neutral). LÄS MER

  5. 5. Child and Adult Witness Event Memory Reporting and Metamemory Capabilities : Social Aspects and Legal Professionals’ Opinions

    Författare :Jens Knutsson; Institutionen för psykologi; []
    Nyckelord :SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; Probes; Repeated recall; Forensic interviewing; Eyewitness; Confidence; Event memory; Metamemory; Free recall; Focused questions; Feedback; Legal professionals; Beliefs; Opinions;

    Sammanfattning : This dissertation focuses on aspects of the social context of child and adult eyewitness memory reports, along with their relation to report accuracy and metamemory performance. More specifically, it investigates the effects on memory reports and metamemory judgments of i) receiving feedback from co-witnesses, ii) being probed for further eventmemory reports, and iii) retelling eventmemory contents. LÄS MER