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How Memory Works

Professor of Psychology at Harvard, Daniel L. Schacter has studied memory for the past twenty years, the way the mind remembers. One chapter in his new book, "Searching for Memory: the brain, the mind, the past" is about the controversial issue of "repressed" memory.


Other segments from the episode on July 8, 1996

Fresh Air with Terry Gross, July 8, 1996: Interview with Sapphire; Interview with Daniel Schacter; Review of the CD box set "Crescent City Soul."


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