|Memories: mental repetition of representations without the original stimulus. See also stimuli, knowledge, learning._____________Annotation: The above characterizations of concepts are neither definitions nor exhausting presentations of problems related to them. Instead, they are intended to give a short introduction to the contributions below. – Lexicon of Arguments. |
Memory/Pinker: thoughts are not stored as a whole, but composed of terms.
Not every statement can be assigned to a memory space: too much energy loss.
Memory/Pinker: 1. "episodic" or autobiographical, 2. "semantic" or general knowledge memory - wired according to different patterns.
Memory/Pinker: not sound chains but delimited words are stored.
PinkerVsPlaton: no impression in wax, no "resistance" - there are indelible memories._____________Explanation of symbols: Roman numerals indicate the source, arabic numerals indicate the page number. The corresponding books are indicated on the right hand side. ((s)…): Comment by the sender of the contribution. The note [Author1]Vs[Author2] or [Author]Vs[term] is an addition from the Dictionary of Arguments. If a German edition is specified, the page numbers refer to this edition.
How the Mind Works, New York 1997
Wie das Denken im Kopf entsteht München 1998