Between Individual and Collective Memory: Coordination, Interaction, Distribution

Social Research 75:23-48 (2008)
Download Edit this record How to cite View on PhilPapers
Abstract
Human memory in the wild often involves multiple forms of remembering at once, as habitual, affective, personal, factual, shared, and institutional memories operate at once within and across individuals and small groups. The interdisciplinary study of the ways in which history animates dynamical systems at many different timescales requires a multidimensional framework in which to analyse a broad range of social memory phenomena. Certain features of personal memory - its development, its constructive nature, and its role in temporally extended agency - make it apt for various forms of integration into larger socio-cognitive systems. Drawing on ideas from psychology, distributed cognition, and social theory, this paper aims to make conceptual space for a naturalistic ontology of collective memory
Keywords
No keywords specified (fix it)
PhilPapers/Archive ID
SUTBIA-2
Revision history
Archival date: 2016-03-25
View upload history
References found in this work BETA

No references found.

Add more references

Citations of this work BETA
Extended Emotion.J. Adam Carter, Emma C. Gordon & S. Orestis Palermos - 2016 - Philosophical Psychology 29 (2):198-217.

View all 14 citations / Add more citations

Added to PP index
2015-02-06

Total views
308 ( #13,054 of 46,319 )

Recent downloads (6 months)
50 ( #16,564 of 46,319 )

How can I increase my downloads?

Downloads since first upload
This graph includes both downloads from PhilArchive and clicks to external links.