Enhancing older adults’ eyewitness memory for present and future events with the Self-Administered Interview. / Gawrylowicz, Julie; Memon, Amina; Scoboria, Alan; Hope, Lorraine; Gabbert, Fiona .

In: Psychology and Aging, Vol. 29, No. 4, 12.2014, p. 885-890.

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Enhancing older adults’ eyewitness memory for present and future events with the Self-Administered Interview. / Gawrylowicz, Julie; Memon, Amina; Scoboria, Alan; Hope, Lorraine; Gabbert, Fiona .

In: Psychology and Aging, Vol. 29, No. 4, 12.2014, p. 885-890.

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Gawrylowicz, Julie ; Memon, Amina ; Scoboria, Alan ; Hope, Lorraine ; Gabbert, Fiona . / Enhancing older adults’ eyewitness memory for present and future events with the Self-Administered Interview. In: Psychology and Aging. 2014 ; Vol. 29, No. 4. pp. 885-890.

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