Everyday Memory

Svein Magnussen, Tore Helstrup

This guide presents an authoritative overview of reminiscence in on a regular basis contexts. Written by an skilled crew of worldwide authors, it gathers collectively analysis on a few of the extra uncared for however revealing areas of reminiscence, to supply a complete overview of remembering in actual life conditions.

Contributions from main consultants cope with a wide range of vital questions regarding on a regular basis reminiscence, from under-researched areas resembling reminiscence for odours, to extra well-known areas, like collective reminiscence. Subjects lined additionally embody:

  • Beliefs about reminiscence and the metaphors used to debate reminiscence
  • The relation between self-referent beliefs and precise reminiscence efficiency
  • The event of autobiographical reminiscence.

On a regular basis Reminiscence summarises present data and presents new interpretations and hypotheses to be explored by future analysis. It discusses facets of human reminiscence that are ceaselessly ignored or handled solely very briefly by extraordinary textbooks and in consequence could have a broad enchantment for researchers and college students.