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  • Individual Differences in Arithmetic

    Implications for Psychology, Neuroscience and Education, 2nd Edition

    By Ann Dowker

    Standards in numeracy are a constant concern to educational policy-makers. However, why are differences in arithmetical performance so marked? In Individual Differences in Arithmetic, Ann Dowker seeks to provide a better understanding of why these differences in ability exist, encouraging a more…

    Paperback – 2015-09-14 
    Psychology Press

  • The Contribution of Cognitive Psychology to the Study of Individual Cognitive Differences and Intelligence

    A Special Issue of the European Journal of Cognitive Psychology

    Edited by Cesare Cornoldi

    What is intelligence? How can we examine individual differences in intelligence? What does it mean to be very intelligent or dumb? Such questions have always pervaded human thinking, and have been raised during the development of scientific psychology. However, for many years, the practical needs…

    Paperback – 2015-08-20 
    Psychology Press

  • Advances in Personality Psychology

    Volume II

    Edited by Andrzej Eliasz, Sarah E. Hampson

    The second volume in the Advances in Personality Psychology series, this book presents an authoritative collection of works by leading experts in the field. It focuses on three of the major issues in personality psychology: personality, affect and arousal; personality and intelligence; and…

    Paperback – 2015-06-24
    Psychology Press

  • Intelligence and Human Abilities

    Structure, Origins and Applications

    By Colin Cooper

    Psychological research into human intelligence and abilities presents us with a number of difficult questions: Are human abilities explained by a single core intelligence or by multiple intelligences? How should abilities be assessed? With tests unlike the problems which people normally have…

    Paperback – 2015-05-07
    Routledge

  • Intelligence and Cultural Environment (Psychology Revivals)

    By Philip E. Vernon

    Originally published in 1969, Intelligence and Cultural Environment looks at the concept of intelligence and the factors influencing the mental development of children, including health and nutrition, as well as child-rearing practices. It goes on to discuss the application of intelligence tests in…

    Paperback – 2015-01-14
    Routledge
    Psychology Revivals

  • Working Memory

    Loss and reconstruction

    By Pierre Barrouillet, Valérie Camos

    Working memory is the cognitive system in charge of the temporary maintenance of information in view of its on-going processing. Lying at the centre of cognition, it has become a key concept in psychological science. The book presents a critical review and synthesis of the working memory literature…

    Paperback – 2014-09-23
    Psychology Press
    Essays in Cognitive Psychology

  • Handbook of Learning and Cognitive Processes (Volume 1)

    Introduction to Concepts and Issues

    Edited by W. K. Estes

    From the Foreword: "Is it possible at present to identify a core cluster of theoretical ideas, concepts, and methods with which everyone working in the area of learning and cognition needs to be familiar? Would it be possible to make explicit the relationships that we feel do or must exist among…

    Hardback – 2014-06-08
    Psychology Press
    Handbook of Learning and Cognitive Processes

  • Experimental Psychology Its Scope and Method: Volume VII (Psychology Revivals)

    Intelligence

    By Pierre Oléron, Jean Piaget, Bärbel Inhelder, Pierre Gréco

    First published in English in 1969, the book opens with a chapter by Pierre Oléron on intellectual activities. These fall into three groups: inductive activities (the apprehension of laws, relations and concepts), reasoning and problem solving. It describes typical methods and essential results…

    Hardback – 2014-06-03
    Psychology Press
    Psychology Revivals

  • Social Psychological Perspectives on Stigma

    Advances in Theory and Research

    Edited by John B. Pryor, Arjan E. R. Bos

    The year 2013 marks the 50th anniversary of the publication Erving Goffman's landmark work, Stigma: Notes on the Management of Spoiled Identity. Through this edited volume, we commemorate the continuing contribution of Goffman's work on stigma to social psychology. As Goffman originally used the…

    Hardback – 2013-10-29
    Routledge

  • Ability (Psychology Revivals)

    A Psychological Study

    By Victoria Hazlitt

    Originally published in 1926, the first part of this book attempted to formulate a theory of ability in the light of recent experimental results of the time. It discusses the nature of intelligence and the problem of special abilities, and includes a study of some typical forms of genius. The…

    Hardback – 2013-05-02
    Psychology Press
    Psychology Revivals

  • Moves in Mind

    The Psychology of Board Games

    By Fernand Gobet, Jean Retschitzki, Alex de Voogt

    Board games have long fascinated as mirrors of intelligence, skill, cunning, and wisdom. While board games have been the topic of many scientific studies, and have been studied for more than a century by psychologists, there was until now no single volume summarizing psychological research into…

    Paperback – 2012-10-21
    Psychology Press

  • Individual Differences in Arithmetic

    Implications for Psychology, Neuroscience and Education

    By Ann Dowker

    Standards in numeracy are a constant concern to educational policy-makers. However, why are differences in arithmetical performance so marked? In Individual Differences in Arithmetic, Ann Dowker seeks to provide a better understanding of why these differences in ability exist, encouraging a more…

    Paperback – 2012-08-27
    Psychology Press

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