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Fractionation of Hippocampal Function in Learning

  • P. J. Livesey

Abstract

In 1967, Douglas was constrained to comment that “Within the past 5 years more studies of the effects of hippocampal lesions on behavior have been published than in all previous years combined. Despite this proliferation of specific knowledge no comparable advance has been made in the general understanding of hippocampal function” (Douglas, 1967, p. 416). The output of research in this area has continued unabated over these past years, but has there been any increase in understanding?

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Dentate Gyrus Reversal Learning Hippocampal Lesion Dentate Cell Hippocampal Function 
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  • P. J. Livesey
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  1. 1.Department of PsychologyUniversity of Western AustraliaNedlandsAustralia

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