Our Faithfulness to the Past: Reconstructing Memory Value
Abstract:The reconstructive turn in memory theory challenges us to provide an account of successful remembering that is attentive to the ways in which we use memory, both individually and socially. I investigate conceptualizations of accuracy and integrity useful to memory theorists and argue that faithful recollection is often a complex epistemological/ethical achievement.
Document Type: Research Article
Publication date: June 1, 2006