Memory Distortion: How Minds, Brains, and Societies Reconstruct the Past
Harvard University Press, 1995 - 417 pagina's
Hypnosis, confabulation, source amnesia, flashbulb memories, repression - these and numerous additional topics are explored in this timely collection of essays by eminent scholars in a range of disciplines. This is the first book on memory distortion to unite contributions from cognitive psychology, psychopathology, psychiatry, neurobiology, sociology, history, and religious studies. It brings the most relevant group of perspectives to bear on some key contemporary issues, including the value of eyewitness testimony and the accuracy of recovered memories of sexual abuse.
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CHARM demonstrates a formal mechanism by which new inputs can impair
ability to remember earlier details . Although the mathematics underlying this
model are unique to holographic memory models ( Schooler and Tanaka , 1991 )
, the ...
Instead the knowledge provides a mechanism that can construct responses to
queries presented to the network , whether the actual proposition was ever
actually experienced , as in the case of the actual training examples , or not , as
in the ...
Indeed , a leading theory of the mechanism of hypnotic amnesia is that such
memories are decontextualized ( Kihlstrom and Evans , 1979 ) , thereby
depriving them of networks of association which can enrich explicit recollection
and facilitate ...
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Schacter (Harvard, psychology) and others from a wide variety of fields deliver a substantial volume on the dysfunctions of memory. A central theme is the often large difference between memory input ... Volledige review lezen
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