paramnesia


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(psychiatry) a disorder of memory in which dreams or fantasies are confused with reality

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Reading the books some months apart and in the reverse order in which they appeared, I initially thought I was suffering from paramnesia until I set them side by side.
Quiza en algunos casos--incluso para los geografos o para los mismos teoricos del comercio internacional--se pueda generar una extrana sensacion de deja vu o paramnesia que ve en los nuevos postulados lugares comunes ya vividos o experimentados.
Tambien es frecuente que existan ideas delirantes (celotipia, delirios de robo, paramnesia reduplicativa (26), etc.
He outlines the key temporal experiences described by Romantic poets: paramnesia (a perception mistaken for a memory), its inverse (a memory so vivid it is mistaken for the present), and the Neoplatonic nunc stans (a "perfect absorption in the present .
7) Se distingue aqui tambien entre dos tipos fundamentales de delirio, que sin embargo aparecen unidos con frecuencia en los casos individuales: la reviviscencia del pasado en el presente, o ecmnesia, y la fabulacion actual de un pasado falso, o paramnesia.
Paramnesia [memory distortion, deja vu], thus regarded, seems