The Deja Vu Experience (Essays in Cognitive Psychology Series) / Edition 1

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This book covers the recent scientific discoveries and theorizing in perception, cognition, and neurophysiology, which have the potential to help clarify the cause of the d j vu experience. In addition to summarizing the major historical and contemporary theoretical approaches to the d j vu experience, the volume should also stimulate additional research on this curious cognitive glitch.

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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9781841690759
  • Publisher: Taylor & Francis
  • Publication date: 5/20/2004
  • Series: Essays in Cognitive Psychology Series
  • Edition number: 1
  • Pages: 244
  • Product dimensions: 6.20 (w) x 9.00 (h) x 0.70 (d)

Table of Contents

Ch 1: Introduction
Ch 2: Defining the Déjà vu Experience
Ch 3: Methods of Investigating Déjà vu
Ch 4: General incidence of déjà vu
Ch 5: Nature of the Déjà vu experience
Ch 6: Physical and psychological variables related to déjà vu
Ch 7: Physiopathology and déjà vu
Ch 8: Psychopathology and déjà vu
Ch 9: Jamais vu
Ch 10: Parapsychological Interpretations of Déjà vu
Ch 11: Psychodynamic Interpretations of Déjà vu
Ch 12: Dual Process Explanations of Déjà vu
Ch 13: Neurological Explanations of Déjà vu
Ch 14: Memory Explanations of Déjà vu
Ch 15: Double Perception Explanations of Déjà Vu
Ch 16: It's Like Déjà vu All Over Again
Author Index
Subject Index
Figure Captions
Appendix A: Descriptions of déjà vu experiences
Appendix B: Summary of scientific explanations of déjà vu
Appendix C: References to déjà vu in artistic and literary works

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