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Agrees with Bleibtreu in his 1968 discussion of the subject.

Posted by deluxestogie on 12 Dec 2007 at 17:41 GMT

a richer encoding of memory may cause a salient event to appear, retrospectively, as though it lasted longer

In John Bleibtreu's highly acclaimed book, The Parable of the Beast, Macmillan, 1968 (LCCN 68-11263), he discusses in the context of then available biologic experimentation the notion of memory density. Defining 'significant moments' as the quanta of memory, he reaches the same conclusions as the current study.