Our faithfulness to the past: Reconstructing memory value

Philosophical Psychology 19 (3):361 – 380 (2006)
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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.
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