The Explorations in Cognitive Psychology series draws together research, theory and practice from the field of cognitive psychology, providing a thorough exploration of the topic and implications for future practice and research.
Please send inquiries or proposals for this series to one of the following:
AnnaMary Goodall: [email protected]– Editor, UK, Europe, Africa, and the Middle East
Alice Salt: [email protected] – Editor, North & South America
Vilija Stephens: [email protected] – Editor, Australia & New Zealand
Katie Peace: [email protected] – Publisher, Asia
Representational Change and the Use of Metaphors in Problem Solving The Winding Roots of Understanding
Grounding the Analysis of Cognitive Processes in Music Performance Distributed Cognition in Musical Activity
Contextualizing Human Memory An interdisciplinary approach to understanding how individuals and groups remember the past
Neurotechnology and Direct Brain Communication New insights and responsibilities concerning speechless but communicative subjects
By Benjamin Angerer
July 07, 2023
This book addresses a longstanding impasse in problem solving research: if structured mental representations of problems are required for solving them, how do those arise and, if needed, change? The book argues that established theories underestimate this question due to methodological requirements...
By Linda Kaastra
May 06, 2022
Through the systematic analysis of data from music rehearsals, lessons, and performances, this book develops a new conceptual framework for studying cognitive processes in musical activity. Grounding the Analysis of Cognitive Processes in Music Performance draws uniquely on dominant paradigms ...
By Charles Stone, Lucas Bietti
December 21, 2017
This edited collection provides an inter- and intra-disciplinary discussion of the critical role context plays in how and when individuals and groups remember the past. International contributors integrate key research from a range of disciplines, including social and cognitive psychology, ...
By Corine Astesano, Mélanie Jucla
December 21, 2017
This book brings together experts from the fields of linguistics, psychology and neuroscience to explore how a multidisciplinary approach can impact on research into the neurocognition of language. International contributors present cutting-edge research from cognitive and developmental psychology,...
By Michele Farisco, Kathinka Evers
December 21, 2017
Neurotechnology and Direct Brain Communication focuses on recent neuroscientific investigations of infant brains and of patients with disorders of consciousness (DOC), both of which are at the forefront of contemporary neuroscience. The prospective use of neurotechnology to access mental states in ...
By Tim Short
December 02, 2016
Theory of Mind (ToM) is the term used for our ability to predict and explain the behaviour of ourselves and others. Accounts of this theory have so far fallen into two competing types: Simulation Theory and ‘Theory Theory’. In contrast with Theory Theory, Simulation Theory argues that we predict ...
By Paul M. W. Hackett
November 18, 2016
Over the past decade, the integration of psychology and fine art has sparked growing academic interest among researchers of these disciplines. The author, both a psychologist and artist, offers up a unique merger and perspective of these fields. Through the production of fine art, which is directly...
By Adam Geremek, Mark Greenlee, Svein Magnussen
March 03, 2016
How does the brain piece together the information required to achieve object recognition, figure-ground segmentation, object completion in cases of partial occlusion and related perceptual phenomena? This book focuses on principles of Gestalt psychology and the key issues which surround them, ...