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The Rashomon effect, or principle, is all too easy to perform due to our memory's capacity to embellish details of anything REMEMBERED. The lucidity of our memories is due solely to our imagination and highly suggestable mind, just as if one is being hypnotised with any particular suggestion to our PERCEIVED MEMORY of any past event.

Here is a very short description:

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I would like to know how many of us actually remember EXACTLY a past occurance just as it happened?

I am asking this question because of a lecture by Steven Novella concerning The Deceptive Mind from The Great Courses; Lecture 4. Here is the over six hours of this course, if you would actually view it:

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Confabulate: fabricate imaginary experiences as compensation for the loss of memory

Uncreated and Uncreatable...
Which neither space nor time touches.



Edited 2 time(s). Last edit at 21-Apr-19 17:03 by Itatw70s.

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The Rashomon Effect.... 494 Itatw70s 21-Apr-19 16:57
Re: The Rashomon Effect.... 62 Itatw70s 21-Apr-19 17:40
Re: The Rashomon Effect.... 64 Poster Boy 21-Apr-19 21:18
Re: The Rashomon Effect.... 62 Poster Boy 21-Apr-19 21:05
Re: The Rashomon Effect.... 58 Itatw70s 21-Apr-19 21:30
Re: The Rashomon Effect.... 59 Poster Boy 21-Apr-19 22:19
Re: The Rashomon Effect.... 57 Itatw70s 21-Apr-19 22:59
Re: The Rashomon Effect.... 62 Poster Boy 21-Apr-19 23:15
Re: The Rashomon Effect.... 59 Itatw70s 22-Apr-19 00:00
Re: The Rashomon Effect.... 59 Poster Boy 22-Apr-19 15:05
Re: The Rashomon Effect.... 57 Itatw70s 22-Apr-19 16:48
Re: The Rashomon Effect.... 58 Poster Boy 22-Apr-19 17:31
Re: The Rashomon Effect.... 66 Itatw70s 22-Apr-19 17:56
Re: The Rashomon Effect.... 58 Poster Boy 22-Apr-19 18:41
Re: The Rashomon Effect.... 54 Itatw70s 22-Apr-19 18:52
Re: The Rashomon Effect.... 57 Poster Boy 22-Apr-19 19:09
Re: The Rashomon Effect.... 52 Itatw70s 22-Apr-19 19:39
Re: The Rashomon Effect.... 59 Eddie Larry 22-Apr-19 19:42
Re: The Rashomon Effect.... 55 Poster Boy 22-Apr-19 19:53
Re: The Rashomon Effect.... 55 Poster Boy 22-Apr-19 20:00
Re: The Rashomon Effect.... 55 Eddie Larry 22-Apr-19 22:05
Re: The Rashomon Effect.... 51 Poster Boy 23-Apr-19 04:26
Re: The Rashomon Effect.... 52 Itatw70s 22-Apr-19 20:03
Re: The Rashomon Effect.... 52 Itatw70s 22-Apr-19 23:18
I've seen "Rashomon" 53 drrayeye 22-Apr-19 23:47
Re: I've seen "Rashomon" 58 Eddie Larry 22-Apr-19 23:50
Re: I've seen "Rashomon" 53 drrayeye 23-Apr-19 01:06
Re: I've seen "Rashomon" 55 Eddie Larry 23-Apr-19 01:57
Re: I've seen "Rashomon" 48 Itatw70s 23-Apr-19 11:40
Re: I've seen "Rashomon" 92 drrayeye 23-Apr-19 12:28


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