remember yourself

As a category Collective Memory includes several kinds of memories:
  • historical memory – the way the research community views the event in its studies of the past
  • popular memory – defined as representations of the past held by the society’s member
  • official memory – the representations of the past adopted by the institutions of the state
  • autobiographical memory – directly experienced the events, manifested typically in memorized oral histories
  • confabulation – defined as the production of fabricated memory. distorted or misinterpreted memories about oneself or the world, without the conscious intention to deceive
  • cultural memory – the way the society views its past via cultural heritage. memory required to preserve continuity, social unity and cohesion

mnemonic devices – a mnemonic device, or memory device, is any learning technique that aids information retention or retrieval in the human memory for better understanding

omniscient, omnipotent and omnipresent cannot remember everything, you better remember yourself

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1518 & projects

finger – drawings 1518&projects  january 2012