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Remembering
A Study in Experimental and Social Psychology

2nd Edition

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  • Date Published: June 1995
  • availability: Available
  • format: Paperback
  • isbn: 9780521483568

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  • In 1932, Cambridge University Press published Remembering, by the psychologist Frederic Bartlett. The landmark book described fascinating studies of memory and presented the theory of schema which informs much of cognitive science and psychology today. In Bartlett's most famous experiment, he had subjects read a Native American story about ghosts and had them retell the tale later. Because their backgrounds were so different from the cultural context of the story, the subjects changed details in the story that they could not understand. Besides containing important seminal concepts, Remembering is fascinating from an historical perspective. Bartlett discusses the ideas and research of Ebbinghaus, Freud, Jung, and Spearman. In addition, his comparison of Swazi African culture and British culture is a study in cross-cultural psychology that was ahead of its time.

    • Classic book now available in paperback
    • Author's work is a landmark in cognitive science
    • New introduction by well-known cognitive scientist
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    Remembering is a remarkable book in many ways...Bartlett's great book stands as one of the permanent milestones in the psychology of memory." Henry L. Roediger III, Contemporary Psychology

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    Product details

    • Edition: 2nd Edition
    • Date Published: June 1995
    • format: Paperback
    • isbn: 9780521483568
    • length: 344 pages
    • dimensions: 226 x 150 x 23 mm
    • weight: 0.48kg
    • contains: 32 b/w illus.
    • availability: Available
  • Table of Contents

    Part I. Experimental Studies:
    2. Experiment in psychology
    3. Experiments on perceiving
    III Experiments on imaging
    4-8. Experiments on remembering: (a) The method of description
    (b) The method of repeated reproduction
    (c) The method of picture writing
    (d) The method of serial reproduction
    (e) The method of serial reproduction
    picture material
    9. Perceiving, recognizing, remembering
    10. A theory of remembering
    11. Images and their functions
    12. Meaning
    Part II. Remembering as a Study in Social Psychology:
    13. Social psychology
    14. Social psychology and the matter of recall
    15. Social psychology and the manner of recall
    16. Conventionalism
    17. The notion of a collective unconscious
    18. The basis of social recall
    19. A summary and some conclusions.

  • Author

    Frederic C. Bartlett

    Introduction by

    Walter Kintsch

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