Cognitive Psychology Products

  • Attraction Explained

    The science of how we form relationships

    By Viren Swami

    How much does appearance matter in the formation of romantic relationships? Do nice guys always finish last? Does playing hard-to-get ever work? What really makes for a good chat-up line? When it comes to relationships, there’s no shortage of advice from self-help ‘experts’, pick-up…

    Paperback – 2016-01-21 

  • The Mechanical Mind

    A Philosophical Introduction to Minds, Machines and Mental Representation, 3rd Edition

    By Tim Crane

    How can the human mind represent the external world? What is thought, and can it be studied scientifically? Should we think of the mind as a kind of machine? Is the mind a computer? Can a computer think? Tim Crane sets out to answer these questions and more in a lively and straightforward way,…

    Paperback – 2016-01-19 

  • Aspects of Rationality

    Reflections on What It Means To Be Rational and Whether We Are

    By Raymond S. Nickerson

    What does it mean to be rational – to reason well and effectively? How does rationality, broadly conceived, relate to the knowledge one acquires, the beliefs one forms, the explanations one constructs or appropriates, the judgments and decisions one makes, the values one adopts? What is the…

    Paperback – 2015-12-31 
    Psychology Press

  • The Dyslexic Brain

    New Pathways in Neuroscience Discovery

    Edited by Glenn D. Rosen

    The Dyslexic Brain: New Pathways in Neuroscience Discovery offers a state-of-the art examination of the neural components and functions involved in reading and in the possible sources of breakdown. Suggestions for intervention are introduced throughout the book. The book is based on…

    Paperback – 2015-12-31 
    Psychology Press
    Extraordinary Brain Series

  • World Congress on Neural Networks

    1994 International Neural Network Society Annual Meeting

    organizing committee:Paul Werbos, Chairman, National Science Foundation Harold Szu, Naval Surface Warfare Center Bernard Widrow, Stanford University Centered around 20 major topic areas of both theoretical and practical importance, the World Congress on Neural Networks provides its registrants --…

    Paperback – 2015-12-31 
    Psychology Press
    INNS Series of Texts, Monographs, and Proceedings Series

  • Narrative Comprehension, Causality, and Coherence

    Essays in Honor of Tom Trabasso

    Edited by Susan R. Goldman, Arthur C. Graesser, Paul van den Broek

    This volume provides an excellent overview of the field of discourse processes, capturing both its breadth and its depth. World-renowned researchers present the latest theoretical developments and thought-provoking empirical data. In doing so, they cover a broad range of communicative activities,…

    Paperback – 2015-12-31 

  • Associative Learning and Representation: An EPS Workshop for N.J. Mackintosh

    A Special Issue of the Quarterly Journal of Experimental Psychology, Section B

    Edited by Anthony Dickinson, Ian P.L. McLaren

    The papers published in this Special Issue of The Quarterly Journal of Experimental Psychology, Section B, are based upon presentations at a workshop on "Associative Learning and Representation" which was sponsored by the Experimental Psychology Society at Emmanuel College, Cambridge. The Workshop…

    Paperback – 2015-12-31 
    Psychology Press

  • Eye Movements and Information Processing During Reading

    A Special Issue of the European Journal of Cognitive Psychology

    Edited by Ralph Radach, Alan Kennedy

    Measurement and analysis of eye movements are two of the most powerful ways to study the workings of the human mind. This Special Issue on eye movements and information processing in reading presents an overview of experimental research based on this methodology. Eye movements provide a unique…

    Paperback – 2015-12-31 
    Psychology Press

  • Words and Things: Cognitive Neuropsychological Studies in Tribute to Eleanor M. Saffran

    A Special Issue of Cognitive Neuropsychology

    Edited by Marlene Behrmann, Karalyn Patterson

    To understand mental function, we need to uncover the representations and processes underlying our ability to comprehend and to produce words, sentences,numbers and objects (or pictures of them). The unique contribution of the field of cognitive neuropsychology is the investigation of these…

    Paperback – 2015-12-31 

  • Conceptual Representation

    A Special Issue of Language And Cognitive Processes

    Edited by James A. Hampton, Helen Moss

    Concepts lie at the heart of our mental life, supporting a myriad of cognitive functions - including thinking and reasoning, object recognition, memory, and language comprehension and production. The nature of concepts and their representation in the mind and brain has been studied from many…

    Paperback – 2015-12-31 
    Psychology Press

  • Phonological Encoding and Monitoring in Normal and Pathological Speech

    Edited by Robert J. Hartsuiker, Roelien Bastiaanse

    This book reports recent research on mechanisms of normal formulation and control in speaking and in language disorders such as stuttering, aphasia and verbal dyspraxia. The theoretical claim is that such disorders result both from deficits in a component of the language production system and…

    Paperback – 2015-12-31 
    Psychology Press

  • Memory

    Neuropsychological, Imaging and Psychopharmacological Perspectives

    By Gérard Emilien, Cécile Durlach

    Memory: Neuropsychological, Imaging and Psychopharmacological Perspectives reviews critically the impact of recent neuropsychological and biological discoveries on our understanding of human memory and its pathology. Too often, insights from clinical, neurological and psychopharmacological fields…

    Paperback – 2015-12-31 
    Psychology Press

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