Integrative Psychological and Behavioral Science

, Volume 53, Issue 4, pp 583–589 | Cite as

Memory, Emotion, and Intersubjectivity: beyond the Information Given, and beyond the Individual Mind

  • M. PasupathiEmail author
Regular Article


This commentary reflects on papers assembled for a special issue about the impact of Bruner’s idea of “beyond the information given.” The assembled papers are examined in relation to three cross-cutting issues that they illustrate: 1) processes of reflection in autobiographical recollection; 2) links between meaning and emotion; and 3) the idea of going beyond the individual mind as well as beyond the given information.


Bruner Narrative Meaning-making Emotion Social context 



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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Department of PsychologyUniversity of UtahSalt Lake CityUSA

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