Complete the “False Memory” lab on the ZAPs site.
- Read the Introduction to “False Memory” in your ZAPs Lab Workbook and on the ZAPs website.
- Complete the Experience.
- View the Data section (where appropriate).
- Read the Discussion section.
- Answer the following question in 100 to 200 words total. Make sure you appropriately paraphrase and cite sources used.
Research shows that eyewitnesses allowed to return to the scene of a crime or accident and to recall all they can without any misleading questions from lawyers or police officers have more accurate memories of the crime/accident. Does Loftus’s research predict this? (Hint: see Interaction Section: Techniques for Maximizing Eyewitness Recall).