Elizabeth Loftus, who is the speaker in this video, is one of the leading experts in false memories and eye-witness accounts. Her work in the criminal justice system has resulted in the release of people who were incarcerated because of incorrect eye-witness testimony.
After watching this video, what is your conclusion as to the prevalency of false memories and incorrect eye-witness accounts. Can you think of any memories that you may have that might be incorrect? Have you ever placed a false memory in another person.
Find and discuss at least one other article regarding false eyewitness accounts.
Your initial response is due on Thursday. Your response should be in the 300-350 range. References and citations are expected to be used in the process of answering these questions.