Norman Brown

Professor, Faculty of Arts - Psychology Dept


Professor, Faculty of Arts - Psychology Dept
(780) 492-8746
P-338 Bio Science - Psychology Wing
11355 - Saskatchewan Drive
Edmonton AB
T6G 2E9



Autobiographical memory, collective memory, basic memory processes, judgment and decision making, cognitive aspects of survey methodology.


PSYCH 350 - Human Memory

An introduction to the study of human memory. Topics include verbal learning and interference theory, the short-term/long-term memory distinction, semantic memory, working memory, sensory memory, autobiographical memory, amnesia, and implicit memory. The emphasis will be on developing coherent theoretical accounts of the evidence. Prerequisite: PSYCH 258. [Faculty of Arts]

PSYCH 405 - Special Topics in Psychology II

Review and discussion of special theoretical or methodological topics, or a novel or emerging research areas in contemporary psychology. Prerequisites: PSYCH 104, PSYCH 105, PSYCH 213 or STAT 151 or 161, and a 300-level PSYCH course. Note: Consult the Department of Psychology webpage for the topics for the year and any additional prerequisites. [Faculty of Arts]

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Featured Publications

Brown, N.R.

Cognition. 2021 January; 10.1016/j.cognition.2021.104694

Schweickart, O., Tam, C. & Brown, N.R.

Canadian Journal of Experimental Psychology. 2021 January; 10.1016/j.cognition.2021.104694

Multiple partners, multiple strategies, multiple causes: Understanding why men and women provide discrepant sex partner reports.

Brown, N.R., Schweickart, O., Sinclair, R. C. & Moore, S.E.

Cognitive development from a strategy perspective: A Festschrift for Robert Siegler . 2018 January;

Brown, N.R.

Journal of Applied Research in Memory and Cognition. 2016 January; 10.1016/j.jarmac.2016.03.005

Brown, N.R., Schweickart, O., & Svob, C.

American Journal of Psychology. 2016 January; 10.5406/amerjpsyc.129.3.0259

Schweickart, O. & Brown, N.R.

Journal of Experimental Psychology: General. 2014 January; 10.1037/a0031451

Svob, C. & Brown, N.R.

Psychological Science. 2012 January; 10.1177/0956797612445316

Uzer, T., Lee, P.J., & Brown, N.R.

Journal of Experimental Psychology: Learning, Memory & Cognition. 2012 January; 10.1037/a0028142

Brown, N. R., Lee. P. J., Krslak, M., Conrad, F. G., Hansen, T., Havelka, J. & Reddon, J.

Psychological Science. 2009 January; 10.1111/j.1467-9280.2009.02307.x