Remembrance of things unconscious

Shanks, David
August 1991
New Scientist;8/24/91, Vol. 131 Issue 1783, p39
Asserts that ideas retrieve from memory may be hidden from conscious awareness. Comparison between human memory and memory storage devices of computers; Factors that make consciousness an interesting research topic; Marcel Proust's graphic accounts of the experience of memory in his book `Remembrance of Things Past'; Psychologists and neurologists' interest in discovering circumstances in which awareness of remembering can happen without the retrieval of any actual memory.


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