Knowledge and Memory : The Real Story

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  • Format: Hardcover
  • Copyright: 1995-05-01
  • Publisher: Taylor & Francis

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Table of Contents

Prefacep. vii
Knowledge and Memory: The Real Storyp. 1
Referencesp. 82
Celebrating the Story in Social Perception, Communication, and Behaviorp. 87
Referencesp. 94
The Primacy of Stories, the Primacy of Roles, and the Polarizing Effects of Interpretive Motives: Some Propositions About Narrativesp. 97
Referencesp. 107
To Assert That Essentially All Human Knowledge and Memory is Represented in Terms of Stories is Certainly Wrongp. 109
Referencesp. 118
Acknowledgmentsp. 118
Why Stories? Some Evidence, Questions, and Challengesp. 121
Referencesp. 130
The Big Picture: is It a Story?p. 133
Referencesp. 138
Stories Are Fundamental to Meaning and Memory: for Social Creatures, Could It Be Otherwise?p. 139
Referencesp. 150
Stories About Storiesp. 153
Referencesp. 161
Representation and Narrative: A Commentary on Schank and Abelson's Knowledge and Memory""p. 165
Acknowledgmentp. 176
Referencep. 176
Personal Storytelling in Everyday Life: Social and Cultural Perspectivesp. 177
Referencesp. 182
Stories in Memory: Developmental Issuesp. 185
Referencesp. 190
Memory for Events in Close Relationships: Applying Schank and Abelson's Story Skeleton Modelp. 193
Referencesp. 208
Stories, Identity, and the Psychological Sense of Communityp. 211
Referencesp. 223
So All Knowledge Isn't Stories?p. 227
Referencesp. 233
Author Indexp. 235
Subject Indexp. 241
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