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  • Foundations of Consciousness

    By Antti Revonsuo

    The conscious mind is life as we experience it; we see the world, feel our emotions and think our thoughts thanks to consciousness. This book provides an easy introduction to the foundations of consciousness; how can subjective consciousness be measured scientifically? What happens to the conscious…

    Paperback – 2017-07-26 
    Routledge

  • Hypnosis in the Management of Sleep Disorders

    By William C. Kohler, Peter J. Kurz

    Hypnosis and the Management of Sleep Disorders combines history and medical science to show that the use of hypnosis and hypnotic techniques is effective in the treatment of sleep disorders—and that this is increasingly validated through modern tools (computers, fMRI images). Dr. Kohler and Kurz…

    Paperback – 2017-07-13 
    Routledge

  • Psychoanalytic Defense Mechanisms in Cognitive Multi-Agent Systems

    By Friedrich Gelbard

    Human cognitive processes and defense mechanisms, as described in psychoanalysis, bring about new notions and paradigms for artificial intelligence systems. One key reason is that the human cognitive processes and defense mechanisms in question can accomplish conflict detection functionalities,…

    Hardback – 2017-06-14 
    Routledge

  • Behavioral Economics and Healthy Behaviors

    Key Concepts and Current Research

    Edited by Yaniv Hanoch, Andrew Barnes, Thomas Rice

    The field of behavioural economics can tell us a great deal about cognitive bias and unconscious decision-making, challenging the orthodox economic model whereby consumers make rational and informed choices. But it is in the arena of health that it perhaps offers individuals and governments the…

    Paperback – 2017-05-10 
    Routledge

  • The Student's Guide to Social Neuroscience

    2nd Edition

    By Jamie Ward

    Social neuroscience is a rapidly growing field which explains, using neural mechanisms, our ability to recognize, understand, and interact with others. Concepts such as trust, revenge, empathy, prejudice, and love are now being explored and unravelled by neuroscientists. This engaging and…

    Paperback – 2016-12-15
    Psychology Press

  • The A B C of Nerves

    By D.F. Fraser-Harris

    Originally published in 1928, the preface reads: "It is almost impossible to distinguish between what is ‘elementary’ and what is ‘advanced’ in regard to the nervous system. The constitution and functions of that system are so little matters of common knowledge that it would be safe to assume that…

    Paperback – 2016-12-09
    Psychology Press
    Psychology Revivals

  • Towards a Deeper Understanding of Consciousness

    Selected works of Max Velmans

    By Max Velmans

    In the World Library of Psychologists series, international experts themselves present career-long collections of what they judge to be their finest pieces - extracts from books, key articles, salient research findings, and their major practical theoretical contributions. In this volume Max Velmans…

    Hardback – 2016-10-25
    Routledge
    World Library of Psychologists

  • The Grasp of Consciousness

    Action and Concept in the Young Child

    By Jean Piaget

    Originally published in English in 1976, the book draws on and extends our knowledge of the process of learning. The subject of the study is the general stage in a child’s development that comes between his successful performance of an activity without knowing how he did it – that is, what he had…

    Paperback – 2016-09-21
    Psychology Press
    Psychology Revivals

  • The Mind and its Mechanism

    By Paul Bousfield, W.R. Bousfield

    First published in 1927, the original blurb reads: "Scientists are beginning to believe there is some immaterial thing which performs certain functions that the material mechanism of the brain is powerless to perform. It is the purpose of this book to explain what that immaterial thing is and how…

    Paperback – 2016-09-21
    Routledge
    Psychology Revivals

  • Discovering the Social Mind

    Selected works of Christopher D. Frith

    By Christopher D. Frith

    In the World Library of Psychologists series, international experts themselves present career-long collections of what they judge to be their finest pieces - extracts from books, key articles, salient research findings, and their major practical theoretical contributions. Christopher D. Frith has…

    Hardback – 2016-08-30
    Psychology Press
    World Library of Psychologists

  • Phenomenology and the Transcendental

    Edited by Sara Heinämaa, Mirja Hartimo, Timo Miettinen

    The aim of this volume is to offer an updated account of the transcendental character of phenomenology. The main question concerns the sense and relevance of transcendental philosophy today: What can such philosophy contribute to contemporary inquiries and debates after the many reasoned attacks…

    Paperback – 2016-07-27
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in Phenomenology

  • The Sensory Basis and Structure of Knowledge

    By Henry J. Watt

    Originally published in 1925. If we are to know what intelligence is, how the brain can think, and what place mind holds in the scheme of things, we must first have a science of the sensory basis and structure of knowledge. This book supplies that need; it also serves as a short introduction to the…

    Paperback – 2016-05-10
    Routledge
    Routledge Library Editions: Epistemology

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