The brain and illusions
24.4K views | +8 today
Follow
The brain and illusions
What can illusions teach us about the brain?
Curated by Gerald Carey
Your new post is loading...
Your new post is loading...
Scooped by Gerald Carey
Scoop.it!

The Illusions of Memory | Psychology Today

The Illusions of Memory | Psychology Today | The brain and illusions | Scoop.it

The traditional view of memory, and the one that persists among most of us, is that it is something like a storehouse of movies on a computer’s hard drive. This is a false concept of memory, analogous to the simple video camera model of vision, which is also wrong—see my blog entry “Our Unconscious and Social Reality.”

more...
No comment yet.