Metacognition and Intelligence Theory

  • John G. Borkowski
  • John C. Cavanaugh
Part of the NATO Conference Series book series (NATOCS, volume 14)


In complex memory tasks, states of awareness about memory processes (metamemory) are related to strategic behavior. Two studies are reported in which metamemory is measured independently of strategies and recall; “connections” among the factors show the predictive value of metamemory in tests of strategy transfer.


Serial Recall Strategy Maintenance Rehearsal Strategy Verbal Rehearsal Mediational Strategy 
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© Plenum Press, New York 1981

Authors and Affiliations

  • John G. Borkowski
    • 1
  • John C. Cavanaugh
    • 2
  1. 1.University of Notre DameNotre DameUSA
  2. 2.University of MinnesotaMinneapolisUSA

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