Cognitive Neuropsychology Products

  • 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 – 2015-10-08 
    Routledge

  • Imagery, Language and Visuo-Spatial Thinking

    Edited by Michel Denis, Robert Logie

    Imagery, Language and Visuo-Spatial Thinking discusses the remarkable human ability to use mental imagery in everyday life: from helping plan actions and routes to aiding creative thinking; from making sense of and remembering our immediate environment to generating pictures in our minds from…

    Paperback – 2015-10-08 
    Psychology Press

  • Neuropsychological Research

    A Review

    Edited by Peter Mariën, Jubin Abutalebi

    In a broad sense, neuropsychology stands for the branch of brain sciences that aims to understand how the structure and function of the brain relate to specific cognitive and psychological processes. The idea of developing a research field somewhere between neurology and cognitive psychology…

    Paperback – 2015-10-08 
    Psychology Press

  • Methodology Of Frontal And Executive Function

    Edited by Patrick Rabbitt

    This volume reflects the pressure to develop useful models and methodologies to study executive behaviour - the ability to update information in working memory in order to control selective attention to formulate plans of action and to monitor their efficient execution. Many models are based on the…

    Paperback – 2015-10-08 
    Psychology Press

  • Cognitive Neuropsychology Twenty Years On

    A Special Issue of Cognitive Neuropsychology

    Edited by MAX COLTHEART, Alfonso Caramazza

    The journal Cognitive Neuropsychology began publication in 1984. In 2004 a special symposium was held at the annual European Workshop on Cognitive Neuropsychology at Bressanone to take stock of the developments in cognitive neuropsychology represented by the first twenty volumes of the journal…

    Paperback – 2015-10-08 
    Psychology Press

  • The Multiple Functions of Sensory-Motor Representations

    A Special Issue of Cognitive Neuropsychology

    Edited by Raffaella. I. Rumiati, ALFONSO CARAMAZZA

    The papers in this volume consider the role of sensory-motor processes and their neural structures in higher cognitive functions such as visual and motor imagery, iconic memory and temporal judgment. The evidence brought to bear on this issue comes from behavioral studies of brain-damaged subjects…

    Paperback – 2015-10-08 
    Psychology Press

  • Perception and Action: Recent Advances in Cognitive Neuropsychology

    A Special Issue of Cognitive Neuropsychology

    Edited by Jean Decety

    Perception and Action have long been considered as two separate information processes and have accordingly been investigated in relative isolation from one another. However, it is now acknowledged that perception and action are functionally related. This special issue presents original…

    Paperback – 2015-10-08 
    Psychology Press

  • Mild Cognitive Impairment

    International Perspectives

    Edited by Holly A. Tuokko, David F. Hultsch

    Mild Cognitive Impairment (MCI) has been identified as an important clinical transition between normal aging and the early stages of Alzheimer's disease (AD). Since treatments for AD are most likely to be most effective early in the course of the disease, MCI has become a topic of great importance…

    Paperback – 2015-08-07
    Psychology Press
    Studies on Neuropsychology, Neurology and Cognition

  • The Organisation of Conceptual Knowledge in the Brain: Neuropsychological and Neuroimaging Perspectives

    A Special Issue of Cognitive Neuropsychology

    Edited by Alfonso Caramazza, Alex Martin

    Category-specific knowledge disorders are among the most intriguing and perplexing syndromes in cognitive neuropsychology. The past decade has witnessed increased interest in these disorders, due largely to a heightened appreciation of the profound implications that an understanding of concept…

    Paperback – 2015-06-25
    Psychology Press

  • Connectionist Modelling in Cognitive Neuropsychology: A Case Study

    A Special Issue of Cognitive Neuropsychology

    By David C. Plaut, Tim Shallice

    Computational models offer tools for exploring the nature of human cognitive processes. In connectionist, neural network, or parallel distributed processing models, information processing takes the form of cooperative and competitive interactions among many simple, neuron-like processing units.…

    Paperback – 2015-06-25
    Psychology Press

  • A Cognitive Neuropsychological Approach to Assessment and Intervention in Aphasia

    A clinician's guide

    By Anne Whitworth, Janet Webster

    This book provides both a theoretical and practical reference to cognitive neuropsychological approaches to speech and language therapists working with people with aphasia. Having evolved from the activity of a group of clinicians working with people with aphasia, it is a highly practical guide…

    Paperback – 2015-06-12
    Psychology Press

  • The Autonomous Brain

    A Neural Theory of Attention and Learning

    By Peter M. Milner

    The behaviorist credo that animals are devices for translating sensory input into appropriate responses dies hard. The thesis of this pathbreaking book is that the brain is innately constructed to initiate behaviors likely to promote the survival of the species, and to sensitize sensory systems to…

    Paperback – 2015-06-08
    Psychology Press

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