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The phenomenology of body memory

@inproceedings{Fuchs2012ThePO,
  title={The phenomenology of body memory},
  author={Thomas Fuchs},
  year={2012}
}
Memory comprises not only one’s explicit recollections of the past, but also the acquired dispositions, skills, and habits that implicitly influence one’s present experience and behavior. This implicit memory is based on the habitual structure of the lived body, which connects us to the world through its operative intentionality. The memory of the body appears in different forms, which are classified as procedural, situational, intercorporeal, incorporative, pain, and traumatic memory. The life… 

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