Frontiers of Cognitive Psychology

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Frontiers of Cognitive Psychology is a new series of cognitive psychology books, which brings together the very latest research in core and emerging topics in the field, providing a comprehensive and up-to-date review of the current empirical, theoretical, and practical issues. Each volume provides handbook-like coverage a particular sub-area of cognitive psychology, yet is more focused and detailed than is possible in handbooks that attempt to cover the whole discipline. The series is an essential resource for senior undergraduates, postgraduates, researchers and practitioners, and will be suitable as core textbooks in advanced courses dealing with specific sub-areas of cognitive psychology.

  • Cases of Amnesia: Contributions to Understanding Memory and the Brain book cover

    Cases of Amnesia

    Contributions to Understanding Memory and the Brain, 1st Edition

    Edited by Sarah E. MacPherson, Sergio Della Sala

    In all cognitive domains, neuropsychological research has advanced through the study of individual patients, and detailed observations and descriptions of their cases have been the backbone of medical and scientific reports for centuries. Cases of Amnesia describes some of the most important single…

    Paperback – 2019-01-25
    Routledge
    Frontiers of Cognitive Psychology

  • The Science of Expertise: Behavioral, Neural, and Genetic Approaches to Complex Skill book cover

    The Science of Expertise

    Behavioral, Neural, and Genetic Approaches to Complex Skill, 1st Edition

    Edited by David Z. Hambrick, Guillermo Campitelli, Brooke N. Macnamara

    Offering the broadest review of psychological perspectives on human expertise to date, this volume covers behavioral, computational, neural, and genetic approaches to understanding complex skill. The chapters show how performance in music, the arts, sports, games, medicine, and other domains…

    Paperback – 2017-10-04
    Routledge
    Frontiers of Cognitive Psychology

  • Big Data in Cognitive Science book cover

    Big Data in Cognitive Science

    1st Edition

    Edited by Michael N. Jones

    While laboratory research is the backbone of collecting experimental data in cognitive science, a rapidly increasing amount of research is now capitalizing on large-scale and real-world digital data. Each piece of data is a trace of human behavior and offers us a potential clue to understanding…

    Paperback – 2016-11-15
    Psychology Press
    Frontiers of Cognitive Psychology

  • Motivation and Cognitive Control book cover

    Motivation and Cognitive Control

    1st Edition

    Edited by Todd S. Braver

    Individuals do not always perform to their full capability on cognitive tasks. When this occurs, the usual explanation is that the individual was not properly motivated. But this begs the important question: How and why does motivation interact with and influence cognitive processing and the…

    Paperback – 2015-12-22
    Routledge
    Frontiers of Cognitive Psychology

  • Neuroeconomics, Judgment, and Decision Making book cover

    Neuroeconomics, Judgment, and Decision Making

    1st Edition

    Edited by Evan A. Wilhelms, Valerie F. Reyna

    This volume explores how and why people make judgments and decisions that have economic consequences, and what the implications are for human well-being. It provides an integrated review of the latest research from many different disciplines, including social, cognitive, and developmental…

    Paperback – 2014-07-22
    Psychology Press
    Frontiers of Cognitive Psychology

  • Working Memory: The Connected Intelligence book cover

    Working Memory

    The Connected Intelligence, 1st Edition

    Edited by Tracy Packiam Alloway, Ross G. Alloway

    Working memory – the conscious processing of information – is increasingly recognized as one of the most important aspects of intelligence. This fundamental cognitive skill is deeply connected to a great variety of human experience – from our childhood, to our old age, from our…

    Paperback – 2012-12-08
    Psychology Press
    Frontiers of Cognitive Psychology