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Introduction

Sven Bernecker

in Memory

Published in print December 2009 | ISBN: 9780199577569
Published online May 2010 | e-ISBN: 9780191722820 | DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199577569.003.0001
Introduction

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This chapter starts out by explaining the significance of memory for our mental life. Although discussion about memory has a long history, the basic question “What is memory?” is usually left out of consideration. It is this question that the book is about. The introduction gives brief summaries of the chapters.

Keywords: memory; significance; mental life; introduction

Chapter.  3896 words. 

Subjects: Philosophy of Mind

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