Digging into Déjà Vu

  title={Digging into D{\'e}j{\`a} Vu},
  author={Alan S. Brown and Elizabeth J. Marsh},
Abstract The deja vu experience has piqued the interest of philosophers and physicians for over 150 years, and has recently begun to connect to research on fundamental cognitive mechanisms. Following a brief description of the nature of this recognition anomaly, this chapter summarizes findings from several laboratories that are related to this memory phenomenon. In our labs, we have found support for three possible mechanisms that could trigger deja vu. The first is split perception, which… Expand

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