Autobiographical reasoning: arguing and narrating from a biographical perspective.

Abstract

Autobiographical reasoning is the activity of creating relations between different parts of one's past, present, and future life and one's personality and development. It embeds personal memories in a culturally, temporally, causally, and thematically coherent life story. Prototypical autobiographical arguments are presented. Culture and socializing… (More)
DOI: 10.1002/cd.285

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@article{Habermas2011AutobiographicalRA, title={Autobiographical reasoning: arguing and narrating from a biographical perspective.}, author={Tilmann Habermas}, journal={New directions for child and adolescent development}, year={2011}, volume={2011 131}, pages={1-17} }