AUTONOETIC MEMORY

the recall of a personal memory and the simultaneous level of conscious awareness that one is reliving a moment from the past. Synonymous with episodic memory, it is the final level in the monohierarchic theory of memory proposed by Canadian psychologist Endel Tulving (1927- ). Compare anoetic memory- noetic memory.

AUTONOETIC MEMORY: "An autonoetic memory occurs when a person relives, and is aware of reliving, a memory from the past."
Cite this page: N., Pam M.S., "AUTONOETIC MEMORY," in PsychologyDictionary.org, April 7, 2013, https://psychologydictionary.org/autonoetic-memory/ (accessed March 5, 2020).
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