Attention Products

  • Mechanisms Of Visual Attention: A Cognitive Neuroscience Perspective

    A Special Issue of Visual Cognition

    Edited by Sabine Massen, Werner,X,Schneider

    In order to produce coherent behaviour in a complex world, forms of visual attention are necessary in order for us to select appropriate objects for action. Over the past ten years, there have been considerable advances in research into visual attention, with many of these advances linked to…

    Paperback – 2017-09-30 
    Psychology Press

  • Attentional Capture

    A Special Issue of Visual Cognition

    Edited by Bradley S. Gibson, Charles Folk

    The notion that certain mental or physical events can capture attention has been one of the most enduring topics in the study of attention owing to the importance of understanding how goal-directed and stimulus-driven processes interact in perception and cognition. Despite the clear theoretical and…

    Paperback – 2017-09-30 
    Psychology Press

  • Social Cognition

    How Individuals Construct Social Reality, 2nd Edition

    By Rainer Greifeneder, Herbert Bless, Klaus Fiedler

    Social cognition is a key area of social psychology, which focuses on cognitive processes that are involved when individuals make sense of, and navigate in their social world. For instance, individuals need to understand what they perceive, they learn and recall information from memory, they form…

    Paperback – 2017-09-13 
    Psychology Press

  • Anxiety and Self-Focused Attention

    Edited by Ralf Schwarzer, Robert A. Wicklund

    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 personality psychology at the…

    Paperback – 2017-09-10 
    Routledge
    Routledge Library Editions: Anxiety

  • Reception and Response

    Hearer Creativity and the Analysis of Spoken and Written Texts

    Edited by Graham McGregor, R. S. White

    Originally published in 1990. Each of the 12 chapters in this book build upon an approach to the analysis of spoken and written texts that is centred upon the recipient rather than the producer, for the abilities of listeners and readers deserve much attention. This book should be of interest to…

    Paperback – 2017-09-01 
    Routledge
    Routledge Library Editions: Communication Studies

  • Applied Cognitive Psychology

    An Information-Processing Framework

    By Paul Barber

    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 tasks…

    Paperback – 2017-09-01 
    Routledge
    Psychology Revivals

  • Interpreting Visual Art

    A Survey of Cognitive Research About Pictures

    By Catherine Weir, Evans Mandes

    Interpreting Visual Art explores the psychological and cognitive mechanisms that underlie one's interpretation of art. After the brain encodes visual information, this encoding is then processed by perceptual mechanisms to identify objects and depth in pictures. The brain incorporates many factors…

    Hardback – 2017-05-15
    Routledge

  • Attention

    Selective Processes in Vision and Hearing

    By Neville Moray

    The early years of modern experimental psychology were marked by a considerable amount of research on attention, and much work was carried out in the laboratories of Wundt, Titchener and Helmholtz. For various reasons, research on attention declined from 1920 until the 1950s. Under the early…

    Hardback – 2017-03-13
    Routledge
    Psychology Library Editions: Perception

  • The Psychology of Attention

    Edited by Michael I Posner

    Attention has long been recognized as a central topic in human psychology. And, in an increasingly ‘connected’ world, understanding our attentional networks—in particular, their role in the selection of information, the maintenance of alertness and self-control, and the management of emotions—is,…

    Hardback – 2016-11-28
    Routledge
    Critical Concepts in Psychology

  • Cognitive Modeling in Perception and Memory

    A Festschrift for Richard M. Shiffrin

    Edited by J G W Raaijmakers, Robert Goldstone, Mark Steyvers, Amy Criss, Robert Nosofsky

    The work of Richard M. Shiffrin has highly impacted the field of cognitive science, and current developments within perception and memory have been influenced by his ideas. In this volume, several key figures in the field will comment on these developments and put them in a wider perspective.…

    Paperback – 2016-11-18
    Psychology Press
    Psychology Press Festschrift Series

  • Big Data in Cognitive Science

    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

  • Memory, Attention, and Aging

    Selected Works of Fergus I. M. Craik

    By Fergus I. M. Craik

    Memory, Attention, and Aging is a collection of some of the most influential journal articles previously published by Fergus Craik and his collaborators, with new introductory material unifying the research of this noted cognitive psychologist. The reprinted articles are grouped into six sections…

    Hardback – 2016-11-02
    Routledge
    World Library of Psychologists

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