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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For example , activation of associations about what a neighbor was like is crucial
to recollection of the episode in which this neighbor taught one to ride a bicycle ,
but is unnecessary to activate the memory schemas required to ride the bicycle .
Thus , what would ordinarily be considered explicit recollection was retrieved
implicitly . Associative networks , the co - occurrence of related activated
associations , are at the heart of connectionist models of memory ( McClelland
It has been commonly observed that assessment of the validity of recall is out of
proportion to its accuracy after hypnotic refreshing of recollection . More common
but mundane effects of hypnosis on memory retrieval involve enhancement of ...
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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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