Simon Kemp

Summary

Affiliation: University of Canterbury
Country: New Zealand

Publications

  1. ncbi A test of the peak-end rule with extended autobiographical events
    Simon Kemp
    Psychology Department, University of Canterbury, Christchurch, New Zealand
    Mem Cognit 36:132-8. 2008
  2. ncbi When can information from ordinal scale variables be integrated?
    Simon Kemp
    Department of Psychology, University of Canterbury, Christchurch 8140, New Zealand
    Psychol Methods 15:398-412. 2010
  3. ncbi Simple optimisation
    Simon Kemp
    University of Canterbury, Department of Psychology, Private Bag 4800, Christchurch, New Zealand
    Behav Processes 69:131-2; author reply 159-63. 2005
  4. ncbi Memories of uncertain origin: dreamt or real?
    Simon Kemp
    Psychology Department, University of Canterbury, Christchurch, New Zealand
    Memory 14:87-93. 2006
  5. ncbi Investigating the structure of autobiographical memory using reaction times
    Simon Kemp
    Psychology Department, University of Canterbury, Christchurch, New Zealand
    Memory 17:511-7. 2009
  6. ncbi Ordering the components of autobiographical events
    Christopher D B Burt
    Department of Psychology, University of Canterbury, Private Bag 4800, Christchurch, Canterbury 8020, New Zealand
    Acta Psychol (Amst) 127:36-45. 2008
  7. ncbi Reward contrast in delay and probability discounting
    Zhijie Dai
    University of Canterbury, Christchurch, New Zealand
    Learn Behav 37:281-8. 2009
  8. ncbi Themes, events, and episodes in autobiographical memory
    Christopher D B Burt
    Department of Psychology, University of Canterbury, Christchurch, New Zealand
    Mem Cognit 31:317-25. 2003
  9. ncbi Memory for true and false autobiographical event descriptions
    Christopher D B Burt
    Dept of Psychology, University of Canterbury, Christchurch, New Zealand
    Memory 12:545-52. 2004
  10. ncbi Natural disaster induced cognitive disruption: impacts on action slips
    William S Helton
    Department of Psychology, University of Canterbury, Private Bag 4800, Christchurch, New Zealand
    Conscious Cogn 20:1732-7. 2011

Detail Information

Publications11

  1. ncbi A test of the peak-end rule with extended autobiographical events
    Simon Kemp
    Psychology Department, University of Canterbury, Christchurch, New Zealand
    Mem Cognit 36:132-8. 2008
    ..The peak-end rule was not an outstandingly good predictor. Overall, the results indicate much reconstruction of the affective states...
  2. ncbi When can information from ordinal scale variables be integrated?
    Simon Kemp
    Department of Psychology, University of Canterbury, Christchurch 8140, New Zealand
    Psychol Methods 15:398-412. 2010
    ..A further implication is that the level of measurement of the input variables affects the kind of psychological model that can be applied to the process...
  3. ncbi Simple optimisation
    Simon Kemp
    University of Canterbury, Department of Psychology, Private Bag 4800, Christchurch, New Zealand
    Behav Processes 69:131-2; author reply 159-63. 2005
    ..It does not need to calculate optimality functions, but can instead proceed by evaluating gradients in its environment and following a path that leads towards a local maximum or minimum...
  4. ncbi Memories of uncertain origin: dreamt or real?
    Simon Kemp
    Psychology Department, University of Canterbury, Christchurch, New Zealand
    Memory 14:87-93. 2006
    ..The reported qualities of the event did not correlate with whether the respondent thought it more likely to have been originally a dream or a real event...
  5. ncbi Investigating the structure of autobiographical memory using reaction times
    Simon Kemp
    Psychology Department, University of Canterbury, Christchurch, New Zealand
    Memory 17:511-7. 2009
    ..Furthermore, the results suggest that reaction time measures may provide a valuable means by which aspects of autobiographical memory can be explored...
  6. ncbi Ordering the components of autobiographical events
    Christopher D B Burt
    Department of Psychology, University of Canterbury, Private Bag 4800, Christchurch, Canterbury 8020, New Zealand
    Acta Psychol (Amst) 127:36-45. 2008
    ..These associations appear to decay rapidly leaving only reconstructive ability as the determinant of event component order...
  7. ncbi Reward contrast in delay and probability discounting
    Zhijie Dai
    University of Canterbury, Christchurch, New Zealand
    Learn Behav 37:281-8. 2009
    ..The results from both experiments confirmed the predictions of reward contrast and suggested that the subjective value of a monetary reward varies inversely with the prior reward amount...
  8. ncbi Themes, events, and episodes in autobiographical memory
    Christopher D B Burt
    Department of Psychology, University of Canterbury, Christchurch, New Zealand
    Mem Cognit 31:317-25. 2003
    ..Overall, the experiments show that both autobiographical events and themes frequently consist of episodes taken from more than 1 day...
  9. ncbi Memory for true and false autobiographical event descriptions
    Christopher D B Burt
    Dept of Psychology, University of Canterbury, Christchurch, New Zealand
    Memory 12:545-52. 2004
    ..Mechanisms associated with access to autobiographical memory knowledge bases by which event attributes might cue an event as true or false are discussed...
  10. ncbi Natural disaster induced cognitive disruption: impacts on action slips
    William S Helton
    Department of Psychology, University of Canterbury, Private Bag 4800, Christchurch, New Zealand
    Conscious Cogn 20:1732-7. 2011
    ..Post-disaster assessments need to include the impact of the events directly on cognitive self-regulation and conscious thoughts, in addition to more clinical constructs, such as anxiety and depression...
  11. ncbi Quantum probability and comparative cognition
    Randolph C Grace
    Department of Psychology, University of Canterbury, Private Bag 4800, Christchurch, New Zealand
    Behav Brain Sci 36:287. 2013
    ..Quantum probability (QP) theory may be able to account for these species differences in terms of orthogonal versus nonorthogonal representations...