Memory, Consciousness and the Brain: The Tallinn Conference / Edition 1

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Overview

First published in 2000. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company.

The book contains black-and-white illustrations.

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Stemming from the eponymously named conference held May 1998, 25 contributions from a variety of disciplinary perspectives are presented by Tulving (cognitive neuroscience, Washington U., St. Louis). Lacking an overarching theme aside from the intersection of memory and consciousness, the papers discuss such topics as repressed memories, mood dependence and implicit memory, the effect of genes on memory, memory in child development, and neural interactions as the basis for human cognition. Distributed by Taylor & Francis. Annotation c. Book News, Inc., Portland, OR (booknews.com)
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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9781841690155
  • Publisher: Taylor & Francis
  • Publication date: 12/28/1999
  • Edition description: New Edition
  • Edition number: 1
  • Pages: 376
  • Product dimensions: 6.40 (w) x 9.50 (h) x 1.20 (d)

Table of Contents

List of Contributors. Prologue. Memory and Consciousness in Tallinn, Endel Tulving. Memory, shmemory: Lest we forget Mnemosyne, Jaan Puhvel. Part I: Memory. Available and accessible information in memory and vision, Jüri Allik. Item-specific weighted memory measurement, Herman Buschke and Martin J. Slivinski. Genetics and memory, Lars-Göran Nilsson. Divided attention and memory: Impairment of processing or consolidation? Fergus I.M. Craik and Jill D. Kester. Why retrieval is the key process in understanding memory, Henry L. Roediger, III. Functional neuroimaging of episodic memory retrieval, Roberto Cabeza. Mood dependence and implicit memory, Lee Ryan and Eric Eich. Remembering what never happened, Elizabeth F. Loftus. The seven sins of memory: Perspectives from functional neuroimaging, Daniel L. Schacter. Memory, consciousness and temporality: What is retrieved and who exactly is controlling the retrieval? Gianfranco Dalla Barba. Part II: Consciousness. On the objectivity of subjective experiences of autonoetic and noetic consciousness, John M. Gardiner. What brain activity tells us about conscious awareness of memory retrieval, Emrah Düzel. Varieties of consciousness and memory in the developing child, Mark A. Wheeler. Self-regulation and autonoetic consciousness, Brian Levine. Affectively burnt in: One role of the right frontal lobe? Donald T. Stuss and Michael P. Alexander. 'Hot' emotions in human recollection: Towards a model of traumatic memory. Janet Metcalfe and W.J. Jacobs. Is schizophrenia a disorder of memory or consciousness? Nancy C. Andreasen. Part III: The Brain. Novelty assessment in the brain, Reza Habib and Martin Lepage. Dual effect theory of encoding, Randy Buckner. Successful remembering in the brain, Lars Nyberg. Testing Tulving: The split brain approach, Michael S. Gazzaniga and Michael B. Miller. Repressed memories, Hans J. Markowitsch. Remote memory and retrograde amnesia: Was Endel Tulving right all along? Morris Moscovitch, Tanya Yaschyshyn, Marilyne Ziegler, and Lynn Nadel. From location to integration: How neural interactions form the basis for human cognition, Anthony Randal McIntosh. Epilogue. Human intelligence: A case study of how more and more research can lead us to know less and less about a psychological phenomenon, until finally we know less than we did before we started doing research, Robert J. Sternberg. Author Index. Subject Index.

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