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The Science of False Memory

C. J. Brainerd and V. F. Reyna (eds)

Published in print:
2005
Published Online:
January 2008
ISBN:
9780195154054
eISBN:
9780199868384
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195154054.001.0001
Subject:
Psychology, Cognitive Psychology

This book encompasses and weaves together the common threads of the four major topics that comprise the core of false memory research: theories of false memory, adult experimental psychology of false ... More


ERP studies of memory *

Michael D. Rugg

in Electrophysiology of Mind: Event-related Brain Potentials and Cognition

Published in print:
1996
Published Online:
January 2008
ISBN:
9780198524168
eISBN:
9780191706639
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198524168.003.0005
Subject:
Psychology, Cognitive Neuroscience

This chapter reviews event-related potential (ERP) studies of human memory. Topics covered include the relationship between ERPs and cognitive processing, studies of memory coding, and studies of ... More


Human Memory Search

Eddy J. Davelaar and Jeroen G. W. Raaijmakers

in Cognitive Search: Evolution, Algorithms, and the Brain

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
May 2016
ISBN:
9780262018098
eISBN:
9780262306003
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
The MIT Press
DOI:
10.7551/mitpress/9780262018098.003.0011
Subject:
Sociology, Social Psychology and Interaction

The importance of understanding human memory search is hard to exaggerate: we build and live our lives based on what we remember. This chapter explores the characteristics of memory search, with ... More


Memory, Imprinting, and the Brain: An Inquiry into Mechanisms

Gabriel Horn

Published in print:
1985
Published Online:
January 2008
ISBN:
9780198521563
eISBN:
9780191706578
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198521563.001.0001
Subject:
Psychology, Cognitive Psychology

Looking at both behavioural and molecular levels of analysis, this book presents the results of recent research into the biochemistry and neural mechanisms of imprinting. The book discusses some of ... More


The architecture of human memory

JOHN D. E. GABRIELI

in Memory: Systems, Process, or Function?

Published in print:
1999
Published Online:
March 2012
ISBN:
9780198524069
eISBN:
9780191689109
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198524069.003.0008
Subject:
Psychology, Cognitive Psychology

This chapter first reviews the intellectual history of the systems approach to memory before examining several points of debate between processing and systems views of memory. The chapter contends ... More


Cognitive electrophysiology of humans parahippocampal structures

Eric Halgren

in The Parahippocampal Region: Organization and Role in Cognitive Function

Published in print:
2002
Published Online:
March 2012
ISBN:
9780198509172
eISBN:
9780191724626
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198509172.003.0010
Subject:
Neuroscience, Sensory and Motor Systems

Various anatomical studies describe the parahippocampal gyrus (pHCg) as a nexus where influences from multiple limbic and neocortical sources can converge, mingle, and return. Corresponding to these ... More


Ritual and Revelation: The Emotional Mind

SCOTT ATRAN

in In Gods We Trust: The Evolutionary Landscape of Religion

Published in print:
2005
Published Online:
October 2011
ISBN:
9780195178036
eISBN:
9780199850112
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195178036.003.0006
Subject:
Philosophy, Philosophy of Religion

This chapter discusses the relationship between religious rituals and revelation. Religious rituals tend to be rigidly formulaic, sequentially typed public performances that conceptually forge ... More


Neuroimaging of Human Memory: Linking cognitive processes to neural systems

Frank Rösler, Charan Ranganath, Brigitte Röder, and Rainer Kluwe (eds)

Published in print:
2009
Published Online:
March 2012
ISBN:
9780199217298
eISBN:
9780191696077
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199217298.001.0001
Subject:
Psychology, Cognitive Models and Architectures

In the past twenty years, neuroimaging has provided us with a wealth of data regarding human memory. This book asks: to what extent can neuroimaging constrain, support or falsify psychological ... More


The Basic Symbolic Systems

Gennaro Auletta

in Cognitive Biology: Dealing with Information from Bacteria to Minds

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
September 2011
ISBN:
9780199608485
eISBN:
9780191729539
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199608485.003.0019
Subject:
Physics, Soft Matter / Biological Physics

The following problems are examined in this chapter: human intelligence, human memory, inferences, choice system, and empathy.


Animality, Creativity, and Historicity

Vanessa Lemm

in Nietzsche's Animal Philosophy: Culture, Politics, and the Animality of the Human Being

Published in print:
2009
Published Online:
March 2011
ISBN:
9780823230273
eISBN:
9780823235469
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Fordham University Press
DOI:
10.5422/fso/9780823230273.003.0006
Subject:
Philosophy, Political Philosophy

This chapter re-evaluates the importance of human animality and animal forgetfulness in Friedrich Nietzsche's conception of history and historiography. It argues that the ... More


Combining disruption and activation techniques to map conceptual and perceptual memory processes in the human brain

TERESA A. BLAXTON

in Memory: Systems, Process, or Function?

Published in print:
1999
Published Online:
March 2012
ISBN:
9780198524069
eISBN:
9780191689109
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198524069.003.0005
Subject:
Psychology, Cognitive Psychology

The goal of this chapter is to describe converging evidence obtained from several functional mapping techniques in experiments examining dissociations between conceptual and perceptual processing in ... More


Rational analysis as a link between human memory and information retrieval

Mark Steyvers and Thomas L. Griffiths

in The Probabilistic Mind:: Prospects for Bayesian cognitive science

Published in print:
2008
Published Online:
March 2012
ISBN:
9780199216093
eISBN:
9780191695971
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199216093.003.0015
Subject:
Psychology, Cognitive Psychology

This chapter provides a complementary Bayesian analysis of the problem of memory retrieval. A Bayesian model that is able both to classify words into semantically coherent groups, merely from ... More


Autobiographical Memory in Modernist Literature and Neuroscience

Suzanne Nalbantian

in The Memory Process: Neuroscientific and Humanistic Perspectives

Published in print:
2010
Published Online:
August 2013
ISBN:
9780262014571
eISBN:
9780262289672
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
The MIT Press
DOI:
10.7551/mitpress/9780262014571.003.0013
Subject:
Neuroscience, Research and Theory

This chapter presents the hypothesis that human memory can be understood as a dynamic process, often working with fixed elements that become transformed in the crucible of creative construction. It ... More


Strategies for Memorizing Music

AARON WILLIAMON

in Musical Excellence: Strategies and Techniques to Enhance Performance

Published in print:
2004
Published Online:
March 2012
ISBN:
9780198525356
eISBN:
9780191689345
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198525356.003.0007
Subject:
Psychology, Music Psychology

This chapter reviews a range of memorization strategies that are available to musicians. The chapter is in three main sections. It begins by setting out basic principles of human memory, including a ... More


The assessment of memory for memory rehabilitation

Veronica A. Bradley, Narinder Kapur, and Jonathan Evans

in The Effectiveness of Rehabilitation for Cognitive Deficits

Published in print:
2005
Published Online:
March 2012
ISBN:
9780198526544
eISBN:
9780191689420
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198526544.003.0011
Subject:
Psychology, Neuropsychology

This chapter discusses the assessment of memory as part of the process of memory rehabilitation in terms of practical considerations and a ... More


Working Memory and Human Cognition

John T. E. Richardson, Randall W. Engle, Lynn Hasher, Robert H. Logie, Ellen R. Stoltzfus, and Rose T. Zacks

Published in print:
1996
Published Online:
March 2012
ISBN:
9780195100990
eISBN:
9780199846849
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195100990.001.0001
Subject:
Psychology, Cognitive Psychology

The purpose of this book is to compare and contrast different conceptions of working memory. This is one of the most important notions to have informed cognitive psychology over the last twenty ... More


Evolution, Memory, and the Role of Self-Referent Recall in Planning for the Future

Stanley B. Klein

in What Is Adaptive about Adaptive Memory?

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
January 2014
ISBN:
9780199928057
eISBN:
9780199369744
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199928057.003.0002
Subject:
Psychology, Cognitive Neuroscience, Cognitive Psychology

The goal in this chapter is to make a case for evolution as one of the core concepts in the scientific study of memory (e.g., Klein, Cosmides, Tooby, & Chance, 2002; Sherry & Schacter, 1987). At its ... More


The Memory Process: Neuroscientific and Humanistic Perspectives

Suzanne Nalbantian, Paul M. Matthews, and James L. McClelland (eds)

Published in print:
2010
Published Online:
August 2013
ISBN:
9780262014571
eISBN:
9780262289672
Item type:
book
Publisher:
The MIT Press
DOI:
10.7551/mitpress/9780262014571.001.0001
Subject:
Neuroscience, Research and Theory

This book offers an interdisciplinary approach to the understanding of human memory, with contributions from both neuroscientists and humanists. Linking the neuroscientific study of memory to the ... More


What Is Adaptive about Adaptive Memory?

Bennett L. Schwartz, Mark L. Howe, Michael P. Toglia, and Henry Otgaar (eds)

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
January 2014
ISBN:
9780199928057
eISBN:
9780199369744
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199928057.001.0001
Subject:
Psychology, Cognitive Neuroscience, Cognitive Psychology

Human memory, like other biological systems, has been subject to natural selection over the course of evolution. However, cognitive systems do not fossilize, which means that current researchers must ... More


Memory

Warren Sack

in Software Studies: A Lexicon

Published in print:
2008
Published Online:
August 2013
ISBN:
9780262062749
eISBN:
9780262273343
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
The MIT Press
DOI:
10.7551/mitpress/9780262062749.003.0026
Subject:
Society and Culture, Media Studies

This chapter explores the concept of computer memory by taking into consideration the previous theories, analogies, views, and works of various philosophers, scientists, and researchers. The ... More


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