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Memory and Emotion

Daniel Reisberg and Paula Hertel


Understanding the interplay between memory and emotion is crucial for the work of researchers in many arenas—clinicians, psychologists interested in eyewitness testimony, psychobiologists, to name just a few. This book spans all these areas and brings them together into one volume. The book provides a sophisticated profile of our current understanding of how memory is shaped both by emotion and emotional disorder. The diverse list of topics includes the biology of traumatic memory, the memory disord ... More

Keywords: memory, emotion, emotional disorder, traumatic memory, memory disorders, depression, anxiety, schizophrenia, emotional memory, collective memory

Bibliographic Information

Print publication date: 2004 Print ISBN-13: 9780195158564
Published to Oxford Scholarship Online: March 2012 DOI:10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195158564.001.0001


Affiliations are at time of print publication.

Daniel Reisberg, editor
Reed College, USA

Paula Hertel, editor
Trinity University, USA

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1 Memory for Emotional Events

Daniel Reisberg, and Friderike Heuer

2 The Neuroanatomy of Emotional Memory in Humans

Tony W. Buchanan, and Ralph Adolphs

3 The Biopsychology of Trauma and Memory

Jessica D. Payne, Lynn Nadel, Willoughby B. Britton, and W. Jake Jacobs

4 Forgetting Trauma?

Richard J. Mcnally, Susan A. Clancy, and Heidi M. Barrett

5 Selective Memory Effects in Anxiety Disorders

Colin Macleod, and Andrew Mathews

7 Emotion, Memory, and Conscious Awareness In Schizophrenia

Jean-Marie Danion, Caroline Huron, Lydia Rizzo, and Pierre Vidailhet

8 Children’s Memories of Emotional Events

Robyn Fivush, and Jessica McDermott Sales

10 Emotion and Eyewitness Memory

Robin S. Edelstein, Kristen Weede Alexander, Gail S. Goodman, and Jeremy W. Newton

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