Use the following sources to answer this question. The video and audio files are in the PSYA1 Dropbox folder and in iTunesU.
Catriona Morrison Cognitive Interview (it’s the one we watched in class).
The Cognitive Interview pt 1 and Cognitive Interview 2 – both from the University Of Leeds Psychology Faculty
All In The Mind Extract CI
Loftus Mind Changers CI
In addition, there is the account of Kebbell and Wagstaff (1996) in your skeleton notes.
Work out what you think the strengths and limitations of the cognitive interview are and write them down. You can add a comment to the blog or you can email them to me. This is not a straightforward task. On the face of it, the cognitive interview is a successful technique. You will need to delve beneath the surface of these sources both to be clear about what the strengths are and to identify and explain what the limitations might be.