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Cognition & cognitive psychology books

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Early Evolution of Human Memory Great Apes, Tool-making, and Cognition by Michael J. Walker, Michael J. Walker Early Evolution of Human Memory Great Apes, Tool-making, and Cognition
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This work examines the cognitive capacity of great apes in order to better understand early man and the importance of memory in the evolutionary process. It synthesizes research from comparative cognition, neuroscience, primatology as well as lithic archaeology, reviewing findings...
Format: Hardback - Released: 21/09/2017

Neural Mechanisms of Language by Maria Mody Neural Mechanisms of Language

This important volume brings together significant findings on the neural bases of spoken language -its processing, use, and organization, including its phylogenetic roots. Employing a potent mix of conceptual and neuroimaging-based approaches, contributors delve deeply into specialized structures of the...
Format: Hardback - Released: 20/09/2017

Seeing How Light Tells Us About the World by Tom N. Cornsweet Seeing How Light Tells Us About the World

Written by one of the pioneers in visual perception, Seeing provides an overview of the basics of sight, from the anatomy of the eye, to optical illusions, to the way neural systems process visual signs. To help readers better appreciate...
Format: Hardback - Released: 19/09/2017

Seeing How Light Tells Us About the World by Tom N. Cornsweet Seeing How Light Tells Us About the World

Written by one of the pioneers in visual perception, Seeing provides an overview of the basics of sight, from the anatomy of the eye, to optical illusions, to the way neural systems process visual signs. To help readers better appreciate...
Format: Paperback - Released: 19/09/2017

The Repressed Memory Epidemic How It Happened and What We Need to Learn from It by Mark Pendergrast The Repressed Memory Epidemic How It Happened and What We Need to Learn from It

This book offers a comprehensive overview of the concept of repressed memories. It provides a history and context that documents key events that have had an effect on the way that modern psychology and psychotherapy have developed. Chapters provide an...
Format: Hardback - Released: 18/09/2017

Diversity in Unity: Visions from Psychology and Behavioral Sciences Proceedings of the Asia-Pacific Research in Social Sciences and Humanities, Depok, Indonesia, November 7-9, 2016: Topics in Psycholo by Hamdi Muluk Diversity in Unity: Visions from Psychology and Behavioral Sciences Proceedings of the Asia-Pacific Research in Social Sciences and Humanities, Depok, Indonesia, November 7-9, 2016: Topics in Psycholo

The book highlights both the challenges and opportunities in the field of psychology and behavioral sciences, with an emphasis on identifying practical implications for professionals, educators and administrators, and researchers in Asia and Pacific regions. Societies in the said regions...
Format: Hardback - Released: 15/09/2017

The Perception and Cognition of Visual Space by Paul Linton The Perception and Cognition of Visual Space

This book explores a central question in the study of depth perception - 'does the visual system rely upon objective knowledge and subjective meaning to specify visual depth?' Linton advances an alternative interpretation to the generally accepted affirmative answer, according...
Format: Hardback - Released: 12/09/2017

Anxiety and Self-Focused Attention by Ralf Schwarzer Anxiety and Self-Focused Attention

First published in 1991, this book consists of 13 articles that were originally published in the journal Anxiety Research. They address the topic of anxiety and self-focused attention from a variety of perspectives, representing recent advances in social, clinical and...
Format: Paperback - Released: 10/09/2017

An Introduction to Mathematical Cognition by Camilla Gilmore, Silke Gobel, Matthew Inglis An Introduction to Mathematical Cognition
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The last decade has seen a rapid growth in our understanding of mathematical learning and performance and an increased recognition of the importance of the topic. The book traces the development of mathematical skills from basic number concepts to mathematical...
Format: Hardback - Released: 08/09/2017

An Introduction to Mathematical Cognition by Camilla Gilmore, Silke Gobel, Matthew Inglis An Introduction to Mathematical Cognition
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The last decade has seen a rapid growth in our understanding of mathematical learning and performance and an increased recognition of the importance of the topic. The book traces the development of mathematical skills from basic number concepts to mathematical...
Format: Paperback - Released: 08/09/2017

Judgment and Decision-Making In the Lab and the World by Nancy Kim Judgment and Decision-Making In the Lab and the World

How do we make the judgments that inform our lives? Is there any way of consciously removing bias from the choices we make? What do our everyday personal decisions have in common with those made by groups, companies, and even...
Format: Paperback - Released: 01/09/2017

Knowledge and Skills Living Confidently with Dyslexia by Ginny Stacey, Sally Fowler Knowledge and Skills Living Confidently with Dyslexia
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Format: Paperback - Released: 01/09/2017

Knowledge and Skills Living Confidently with Dyslexia by Ginny Stacey, Sally Fowler Knowledge and Skills Living Confidently with Dyslexia
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Format: Hardback - Released: 01/09/2017

Applied Cognitive Psychology An Information-Processing Framework by Paul Barber Applied Cognitive Psychology An Information-Processing Framework

Originally published in 1988 Applied Cognitive Psychology draws on the psychology of perception, attention, and cognition to give an understanding of some everyday activities and skills. Paul Barber focuses on processes involved in selecting simple actions, face perception, reading, and...
Format: Paperback - Released: 01/09/2017

Cognitive Perspectives in Scientific Reasoning and Argumentation Domain-Specific and Domain-General Interplay by Clark A. Chinn Cognitive Perspectives in Scientific Reasoning and Argumentation Domain-Specific and Domain-General Interplay


Format: Hardback - Released: 01/09/2017

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Children's Thinking What Develops? by Robert Siegler Children's Thinking What Develops?

First published in 1978. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor and Francis, an informa company.
Format: Hardback - Released: 30/09/2017

Art, Science and the Brain Developing a Complete Mind by Roche (Maynooth University, Ireland) Richard, Sean (Maynooth University, Ireland) Commins, Francesca (Maynooth Universi Farina Art, Science and the Brain Developing a Complete Mind
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Art, Science and the Brain explores the relationship between art and science, considering how these seemingly polarised fields have historically informed and influenced each other. Reflecting on a time when art and science were considered inseparable and symbiotic pursuits, the...
Format: Hardback - Released: 01/10/2017

The Forgetting Machine Memory, Perception, and the Jennifer Aniston Neuron by Rodrigo Quian Quiroga The Forgetting Machine Memory, Perception, and the Jennifer Aniston Neuron

The neuroscientist who discovered the Jennifer Aniston neuron offers an exploration of human memory and consciousness.
Format: Paperback / softback - Released: 09/10/2017

The Perception and Cognition of Visual Space by Paul Linton The Perception and Cognition of Visual Space

This book explores a central question in the study of depth perception - 'does the visual system rely upon objective knowledge and subjective meaning to specify visual depth?' Linton advances an alternative interpretation to the generally accepted affirmative answer, according...
Format: Hardback - Released: 11/10/2017

Attention by Nick Lund Attention

In our daily life we are bombarded with information. Every day we see thousands of images and hear thousands of sounds. This book examines how we make sense of this information and act upon it. It investigates how we are...
Format: Paperback - Released: 15/10/2017

Attention by Nick Lund Attention

In our daily life we are bombarded with information. Every day we see thousands of images and hear thousands of sounds. This book examines how we make sense of this information and act upon it. It investigates how we are...
Format: Hardback - Released: 15/10/2017

New Stages in Human Information Processing Research Invariants as key mediators between psychological and physiological approaches towards cognition by Thomas Lachmann, Tina Weis New Stages in Human Information Processing Research Invariants as key mediators between psychological and physiological approaches towards cognition
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New Stages in Human Information Processing Research examines and identifies processing universals and how they are implemented in elementary judgemental processes. This edited collection offers evidence that these universals can be extracted and identified from observing law-like principles in perception,...
Format: Hardback - Released: 15/10/2017

Informational Environments Effects of Use, Effective Designs by Jurgen Buder Informational Environments Effects of Use, Effective Designs

This book provides a multidisciplinary view into how individuals and groups interact with the information environments that surround them.
Format: Hardback - Released: 15/10/2017

Psychology of Bilingualism The Cognitive and Emotional World of Bilinguals by Alfredo Ardila Psychology of Bilingualism The Cognitive and Emotional World of Bilinguals

The aim of this volume is to integrate the current literature about the psychological dimensions of bilingualism: that is, to analyze psychological, subjective, and internal perspectives on bilingualism. What is the internal world of bilinguals like? How do they perceive...
Format: Hardback - Released: 16/10/2017

Culture and the Cognitive Science of Religion by James (Booth University College, Canada) Cresswell Culture and the Cognitive Science of Religion
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Culture and the Cognitive Science of Religion is the first book to bring together cultural psychology and the cognitive science of religion (CSR). Containing much-needed discussion of how good research should do more than simply follow methodological prescriptions, this thought-provoking...
Format: Hardback - Released: 19/10/2017

Optimality in Biological and Artificial Networks? by Daniel S. Levine Optimality in Biological and Artificial Networks?

This book is the third in a series based on conferences sponsored by the Metroplex Institute for Neural Dynamics, an interdisciplinary organization of neural network professionals in academia and industry. The topics selected are of broad interest to both those...
Format: Paperback - Released: 31/10/2017

Proceedings of the Eighteenth Annual Conference of the Cognitive Science Society by Garrison Weeks Cottrell Proceedings of the Eighteenth Annual Conference of the Cognitive Science Society

This volume features the complete text of all regular papers, posters, and summaries of symposia presented at the 18th annual meeting of the Cognitive Science Society. Papers have been loosely grouped by topic, and an author index is provided in...
Format: Paperback - Released: 31/10/2017

Proceedings of the International Workshop on Applications of Neural Networks to Telecommunications 2 by Joshua Alspector Proceedings of the International Workshop on Applications of Neural Networks to Telecommunications 2

This second International Workshop on Applications of Neural Networks to Telecommunications (IWANNT), like the first, was motivated by needs in the rapidly changing telecommunications industry. The last workshop featured an electronic version of the proceedings which was accessible to interested...
Format: Paperback - Released: 31/10/2017

Consciousness by Max Velmans Consciousness

What is the nature of subjectivity, intersubjectivity, and objectivity? And what is the relation of brain studies to individual experience? How can we avoid the mysteries of dualism and the implausibilities of reductionism? How do Eastern and Western conceptions of...
Format: Hardback - Released: 31/10/2017

Origins Brain and Self Organization by Karl H. Pribram Origins Brain and Self Organization

The result of the second Appalachian conference on neurodynamics, this volume focuses on the problem of order, its origins, evolution, and future. Central to this concern lies our understanding of time. Both classical and quantum physics have developed their conceptions...
Format: Paperback - Released: 31/10/2017

Other books in this genre

Sensation of Movement by Thor Grunbaum Sensation of Movement

Sensation of Movement explores the role of sensation in motor control, bodily self-recognition and sense of agency. The sensation of movement is dependent on a range of information received by the brain, from signalling in the peripheral sensory organs to...
Format: Paperback - Released: 21/08/2017

Sensation of Movement by Thor Grunbaum Sensation of Movement

Sensation of Movement explores the role of sensation in motor control, bodily self-recognition and sense of agency. The sensation of movement is dependent on a range of information received by the brain, from signalling in the peripheral sensory organs to...
Format: Hardback - Released: 21/08/2017

Cognitive Motivation From Curiosity to Identity, Purpose and Meaning by David (University of Melbourne) Beswick Cognitive Motivation From Curiosity to Identity, Purpose and Meaning

A new general theory of cognitive motivation, combining affective and cognitive principles, is applied to a range of purposive behaviour.
Format: Hardback - Released: 10/08/2017

The Conceptual Representation of Consciousness by Thomas (University of California, Davis) Natsoulas The Conceptual Representation of Consciousness
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This book seeks to explicate six basic concepts of consciousness from a variety of psychological, philosophical, historical, and lexicographic perspectives.
Format: Paperback - Released: 10/08/2017

Fundamentals of Cognitive Radio by Peyman Setoodeh, Simon Haykin Fundamentals of Cognitive Radio
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A comprehensive treatment of cognitive radio networks and the specialized techniques used to improve wireless communications The human brain, as exemplified by cognitive radar, cognitive radio, and cognitive computing, inspires the field of Cognitive Dynamic Systems.
Format: Hardback - Released: 07/08/2017

Compositionality and Concepts in Linguistics and Psychology by James A. (City University UK) Hampton Compositionality and Concepts in Linguistics and Psychology

By highlighting relations between experimental and theoretical work, this volume explores new ways of addressing one of the central challenges in the study of language and cognition. The articles bring together work by leading scholars and younger researchers in psychology,...
Format: Hardback - Released: 03/08/2017

How To Do Things With Logic Workbook Workbook withExercises by C. Grant Luckhardt How To Do Things With Logic Workbook Workbook withExercises

In the past 15 years a host of critical thinking books have appeared that teach students to find flaws in the arguments of others by learning to detect a number of informal fallacies. This book is not in that tradition....
Format: Hardback - Released: 02/08/2017

Learning As Self-organization by Karl H. Pribram Learning As Self-organization

A year before his death, B.F. Skinner wrote that There are two unavoidable gaps in any behavioral account: one between the stimulating action of the environment and the response of the organism and one between consequences and the resulting change...
Format: Hardback - Released: 02/08/2017

Proceedings of the 25th Annual Cognitive Science Society Part 1 and 2 by Richard Alterman Proceedings of the 25th Annual Cognitive Science Society Part 1 and 2

This volume features the complete text of the material presented at the Twenty-Fifth Annual Conference of the Cognitive Science Society. As in previous years, the symposium included an interesting mixture of papers on many topics from researchers with diverse backgrounds...
Format: Hardback - Released: 02/08/2017

International Conference of the Learning Sciences Facing the Challenges of Complex Real-world Settings by Barry J. Fishman International Conference of the Learning Sciences Facing the Challenges of Complex Real-world Settings

The field of the learning sciences is concerned with educational research from the dual perspectives of human cognition and computing technologies, and the application of this research in three integrated areas: Design: Design of learning and teaching environments, tools, or...
Format: Hardback - Released: 02/08/2017

Embracing Diversity in the Learning Sciences Proceedings of the Sixth International Conference of the Learning Sciences by Yasmin B. Kafai Embracing Diversity in the Learning Sciences Proceedings of the Sixth International Conference of the Learning Sciences

More than a decade has passed since the First International Conference of the Learning Sciences (ICLS) was held at Northwestern University in 1991. The conference has now become an established place for researchers to gather. The 2004 meeting is the...
Format: Hardback - Released: 02/08/2017

Proceedings of the European Cognitive Science Conference 2007 by Stella Vosniadou Proceedings of the European Cognitive Science Conference 2007

This volume contains the invited lectures, invited symposia, symposia, papers and posters presented at the 2nd European Cognitive Science Conference held in Greece in May 2007. The papers presented in this volume range from empirical psychological studies and computational models...
Format: Hardback - Released: 02/08/2017

Genetic Algorithms and their Applications Proceedings of the Second International Conference on Genetic Algorithms by John J. Grefenstette Genetic Algorithms and their Applications Proceedings of the Second International Conference on Genetic Algorithms

First Published in 1987. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor and Francis, an informa company.
Format: Hardback - Released: 02/08/2017

Foundations of Consciousness by Antti (University of Turku, Finland  University of Skovde, Sweden) Revonsuo Foundations of Consciousness
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The conscious mind is life as we experience it; we see the world, feel our emotions and think our thoughts thanks to consciousness. This book provides an easy introduction to the foundations of consciousness; how can subjective consciousness be measured...
Format: Hardback - Released: 20/07/2017

Foundations of Consciousness by Antti (University of Turku, Finland  University of Skovde, Sweden) Revonsuo Foundations of Consciousness
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The conscious mind is life as we experience it; we see the world, feel our emotions and think our thoughts thanks to consciousness. This book provides an easy introduction to the foundations of consciousness; how can subjective consciousness be measured...
Format: Paperback - Released: 20/07/2017

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