How do you know the distance to the Earth from the Sun? With no first-hand experience, we use "semantic memory" - impersonal, fact-based memory - for world knowledge. Semantic memory also includes our grouping or categorizing of information - but how do our brains do that? Professor Polk makes short, easy work of the subject.
The Learning Brain. Episode 5, Semantic Memory.
The Great Courses, 2018.; [San Francisco, California, USA] : Kanopy Streaming, 2019.
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Thad A. Polk
Originally produced by The Great Courses in 2018.
Mode of access: World Wide Web.
A. Polk, Thad, actor.
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