Invention Of Memory

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Basic Books, May 15, 1988 - Psychology - 229 pages
Discusses the arguments against the localization of memory, looks at machine recognition, and surveys a new theory of memory and perception

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The invention of memory; a new view of the brain

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Physician Rosenfield's intention is to challenge localization theory, which hypothesizes that memories are permanently stored in specific areas of the brain. Rosenfield presents evidence that memories ... Read full review


Localization versus Holism
Specific Memory Centers
A Case of Word Deafness

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About the author (1988)

Israel Rosenfield, author of a number of nonfiction books, writes frequently for the "New York Review of Books" & teaches history at City University of New York.

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