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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Remember : ( The subject indicated remembering without stating a source for the
memory , e . g . , “ I remember it ” or “ I ... These data reveal that the major reason
why subjects choose the misinformation option is that they remember having ...
Taken together , these studies are consistent with the idea that at least a fraction
of the subjects pick the misinformation item because they remember seeing it .
Even when given the choice of saying that they remember both seeing and ...
The subjects thought they were participating in a study of “ the kinds of things you
may be able to remember from your childhood . ” The subjects were given a brief
description of four events that supposedly occurred while the subject and family ...
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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
History and Current Status
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