Elizabeth Loftus has studied memory and specifically, eye witness memory and proclaimed that our ideas of memory are not accurate. What new things did you learn about memory and how does it change your ideas about memory?
How do you think we need to change our schools to better help people prepare for the changes in our economy and the new world of technology?
Do you think nature (genetics/biology) or nurture (environmental factors) contributes more to development? Is it a combination?
From Elizabeth Loftus, I am learning several aspects of memory, especially the fact that we are all prone to making things up. Our memories are all vulnerable and malleable to contamination or being supplemented. This has changed my ideas regarding memory, because earlier when I would try to remember something, it felt