Generative memory

Philosophical Psychology 24 (3):323-342 (2011)
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This paper explores the implications of the psychology of constructive memory for philosophical theories of the metaphysics of memory and for a central question in the epistemology of memory. I first develop a general interpretation of the psychology of constructive memory. I then argue, on the basis of this interpretation, for an updated version of Martin and Deutscher's influential causal theory of memory. I conclude by sketching the implications of this updated theory for the question of memory 's status as a generative epistemic source
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The Psychology of Memory, Extended Cognition, and Socially Distributed Remembering.Sutton, John; Harris, Celia B.; Keil, Paul G. & Barnier, Amanda J.

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