|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/Chalmers: without a causal connection we would have no memories of our experiences. But the causal theory of memory is not carved in stone.
Remembered experiences: here the causal relation should lie on the psychological (cognitive) level.
Beliefs: are there causal relations between memories of beliefs? If direct acquaintance with the experience is sufficient that belief counts as knowledge, then the later belief can count as a memory (of the experience).
Memory/Chalmers: a causal relation to a relevant initial psychological state is sufficient to qualify beliefs as 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 Conscious Mind Oxford New York 1996
Constructing the World Oxford 2014