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Confabulation : views from neuroscience, psychiatry, psychology, and philosophy, edited by William Hirstein

Label
Confabulation : views from neuroscience, psychiatry, psychology, and philosophy
Title
Confabulation
Title remainder
views from neuroscience, psychiatry, psychology, and philosophy
Statement of responsibility
edited by William Hirstein
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
When people confabulate, they make an ill-grounded claim that they honestly believe is true, for example recalling an event from their childhood that never actually happened. This interdisciplinary book brings together some of the leading thinkers on confabulation in neuroscience, psychiatry, psychology, & philosophy
Dewey number
616.8584
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
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Hirstein, William
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  • False memory syndrome
  • Self-deception
  • Mythomania
Label
Confabulation : views from neuroscience, psychiatry, psychology, and philosophy, edited by William Hirstein
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and indexes
Contents
Introduction : what is confabulation? / William Hirstein -- Confabulation in anterior communicating artery syndrome / JohnDeLuca -- False memories : a kind of confabulation in non-clinical subjects / Lauren French, Maryanne Garry, and Elizabeth Loftus -- The cognitive consequences of forced fabrication : evidence from studies of eyewitness suggestibility / Quin M. Chrobak and Maria S. Zaragoza -- Confabulation, the self, and ego functions : the ego dysequilibrium theory / Todd E. Feinberg -- He is not my father, and that is not my arm : accounting for misidentifications of people and limbs / William Hirstein and V.S. Ramachandran -- Delusional confabulations and self-deception / Alfred R. Mele -- Confabulation as a psychiatric symptom / P.J. McKenna, E. Lorente-Rovira, and G.E. Berrios -- Confabulation and delusion / Max Coltheart and Martha Turner -- for hemiplegia : a confabulatory state / Kenneth M. Heilman -- Everyday confabulation / Thalia Wheatley -- Temporal consciousness and confabulation : escape from unconscious explanatory idols / Gianfranco Dalla Barba -- Disentangling the motivational theories of confabulation / Aikaterini Fotopoulou
Control code
ocn558730702
Extent
1 online resource (viii, 300 pages)
Form of item
online
Other physical details
illustrations
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)558730702
Label
Confabulation : views from neuroscience, psychiatry, psychology, and philosophy, edited by William Hirstein
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and indexes
Contents
Introduction : what is confabulation? / William Hirstein -- Confabulation in anterior communicating artery syndrome / JohnDeLuca -- False memories : a kind of confabulation in non-clinical subjects / Lauren French, Maryanne Garry, and Elizabeth Loftus -- The cognitive consequences of forced fabrication : evidence from studies of eyewitness suggestibility / Quin M. Chrobak and Maria S. Zaragoza -- Confabulation, the self, and ego functions : the ego dysequilibrium theory / Todd E. Feinberg -- He is not my father, and that is not my arm : accounting for misidentifications of people and limbs / William Hirstein and V.S. Ramachandran -- Delusional confabulations and self-deception / Alfred R. Mele -- Confabulation as a psychiatric symptom / P.J. McKenna, E. Lorente-Rovira, and G.E. Berrios -- Confabulation and delusion / Max Coltheart and Martha Turner -- for hemiplegia : a confabulatory state / Kenneth M. Heilman -- Everyday confabulation / Thalia Wheatley -- Temporal consciousness and confabulation : escape from unconscious explanatory idols / Gianfranco Dalla Barba -- Disentangling the motivational theories of confabulation / Aikaterini Fotopoulou
Control code
ocn558730702
Extent
1 online resource (viii, 300 pages)
Form of item
online
Other physical details
illustrations
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)558730702

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