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The resource king is dead! Long live the resource king!

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Journal publication date02/1999
JournalBehavioral and Brain Sciences
Journal number1
Volume22
Number of pages1
Pages111-111
Original languageEnglish

Abstract

Working memory span forms an important cornerstone of current accounts of cognition, and cognitive development. We describe data that challenge the conventional interpretation of span as a measure of working memory capacity. We argue that the implications of these data undermine the analysis provided by Caplan & Waters concerning the role of working memory in sentence comprehension.

Bibliographic note

http://journals.cambridge.org/action/displayJournal?jid=BSS The final, definitive version of this article has been published in the Journal, Behavioral and Brain Sciences, 22 (1), pp 111-111 1999, © 1999 Cambridge University Press.