Remembering, Second Edition

Remembering, Second Edition : A Phenomenological Study

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RememberingA Phenomenological StudySecond EditionEdward S. CaseyA pioneering investigation of the multiple ways of remembering and the difference that memory makes in our daily lives.A Choice Outstanding Academic BookAn excellent book that provides an in-depth phenomenological and philosophical study of memory." -Choice... a stunning revelation of the pervasiveness of memory in our lives." -Contemporary Psychology[Remembering] presents a study of remembering that is fondly attentive to its rich diversity, its intricacy of structure and detail, and its wide-ranging efficacy in our everyday, life-world experience.... genuinely pioneering, it ranges far beyond what established traditions in philosophy and psychology have generally taken the functions and especially the limits of memory to be." -The Humanistic PsychologistEdward S. Casey provides a thorough description of the varieties of human memory, including recognizing and reminding, reminiscing and commemorating, body memory and place memory. The preface to the new edition extends the scope of the original text to include issues of collective memory, forgetting, and traumatic memory, and aligns this book with Casey's newest work on place and space. This ambitious study demonstrates that nothing in our lives is unaffected by remembering.Studies in Continental Thought-John Sallis, general editorContentsPreface to the Second EditionIntroduction Remembering Forgotten: The Amnesia of AnamnesisPart One: Keeping Memory in MindFirst ForaysEidetic FeaturesRemembering as Intentional: Act PhaseRemembering as Intentional: Object PhasePart Two: Mnemonic ModesPrologueRemindingReminiscingRecognizingCodaPart Three: Pursuing Memory beyond MindPrologueBody MemoryPlace MemoryCommemorationCodaPart Four: Remembering Re-memberedThe Thick Autonomy of MemoryFreedom in Rememberingshow more

Product details

  • Paperback | 392 pages
  • 154.9 x 233.7 x 22.9mm | 567g
  • Indiana University Press
  • Bloomington, IN, United States
  • English
  • 2nd edition
  • 0253214122
  • 9780253214126
  • 388,081

About Edward S. Casey

Edward S. Casey is Professor of Philosophy at the State University of New York at Stony Brook. He is author of Imagining: A Phenomenological Study, Getting Back into Place: Toward a Renewed Understanding of the Place-World, and The Fate of Place: A Philosophical History.show more

Table of contents

Preface to the Second EditionIntroduction Remembering Forgotten: The Amnesia of AnamnesisPart One: Keeping Memory in Mind1. First Forays2. Eidetic Features3. Remembering as Intentional: Act Phase4. Remembering as Intentional: Object PhasePart Two: Mnemonic ModesPrologue5. Reminding6. Reminiscing7. RecognizingCodaPart Three: Pursuing Memory beyond MindPrologue8. Body Memory9. Place Memory10. CommemorationCodaPart Four: Remembering Re-membered11. The Thick Autonomy of Memory12. Freedom in Rememberingshow more

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A Choice Outstanding Academic Book "An excellent book that provides an in-depth phenomenological and philosophical study of memory." --Choice "... a stunning revelation of the pervasiveness of memory in our lives." --Contemporary Psychology "[Remembering] presents a study of remembering that is fondly attentive to its rich diversity, its intricacy of structure and detail, and its wide-ranging efficacy in our everyday, life-world experience... genuinely pioneering, it ranges far beyond what established traditions in philosophy and psychology have generally taken the functions and especially the limits of memory to be." -- The Humanistic Psychologistshow more

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