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Memory : fragments of a modern history / Alison Winter.

  • Winter, Alison, 1965-
Date
[2012], ©2012
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About this work

Publication/Creation

Chicago ; London : University of Chicago Press, [2012], ©2012.

Physical description

x, 319 pages : illustrations, portraits, facsimiles ; 24 cm

Bibliographic information

Includes bibliographical references (p. 273-310) and index.

Contents

Hugo Munsterberg and the psychology of witness memory -- The making of truth serum -- Memories of war -- Wilder Penfield and the recording of personal experience -- The three lives of Bridey Murphy -- Securing memory in the Cold War -- Flashbulb memories -- The law of memory -- Frederic Bartlett and the social psychology of remembering -- Making false memory -- Reliving and revising memory.

Languages

  • English


Where to find it

  • LocationStatus
    Medical Collection
    BF371 2012W54m
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ISBN

  • 9780226902586
  • 0226902587