Motor Skills Products

  • Reach-to-Grasp Behavior

    Development Across the Life Span

    Edited by Daniela Corbetta, Marco Santello

    Reach-to-grasp behavior is one of the earliest goal-directed movements to form in infancy and remains central throughout the life span to ensure effective interactions with the surrounding world. From a unique life-span perspective, this volume sheds light onto the sensory-motor processes involved…

    Paperback – 2018-05-15 
    Routledge

  • The Neurocognition of Dance

    Mind, Movement and Motor Skills, 2nd Edition

    Edited by Bettina Bläsing, Martin Puttke, Thomas Schack

    The study of human movement and action has become a topic of increasing relevance over the last decade, bringing dance into the focus of the cognitive sciences. The Neurocognition of Dance brings together contributors from the worlds of psychology and dance, and discusses the relationship between…

    Paperback – 2018-05-01 
    Routledge

  • Sensation of Movement

    Edited by Thor Grünbaum, Mark Schram Christensen

    Sensation of Movement explores the role of sensation in motor control, bodily self-recognition and sense of agency. The sensation of movement is dependent on a range of information received by the brain, from signalling in the peripheral sensory organs to the establishment of higher order goals.…

    Paperback – 2017-09-13
    Routledge
    Current Issues in Consciousness Research

  • The Cognitive Psychology of Speech-Related Gesture

    By Pierre Feyereisen

    Why do we gesture when we speak? The Cognitive Psychology of Speech-Related Gesture offers answers to this question while introducing readers to the huge interdisciplinary field of gesture. Drawing on ideas from cognitive psychology, this book highlights key debates in gesture research alongside…

    Paperback – 2017-08-03
    Routledge

  • Language and Action in Cognitive Neuroscience

    Edited by Yann Coello, Angela Bartolo

    This book collates the most up to date evidence from behavioural, brain imagery and stroke-patient studies, to discuss the ways in which cognitive and neural processes are responsible for language processing. Divided into six sections, the edited volume presents arguments from evolutionist,…

    Paperback – 2017-06-16
    Psychology Press
    Contemporary Topics in Cognitive Neuroscience

  • Routledge Handbook of Sport Expertise

    By Joseph Baker, Damian Farrow

    Understanding and developing expertise is an important concern for any researcher or practitioner working in elite or high performance sport. Whether it's identifying talented young athletes or developing methods for integrating cutting-edge sport science into daily coaching practice, scientists,…

    Paperback – 2017-05-25
    Routledge
    Routledge International Handbooks

  • 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 – 2017-03-31
    Psychology Press

  • Conceptual and Interactive Embodiment

    Foundations of Embodied Cognition Volume 2

    Edited by Martin H. Fischer, Yann Coello

    This two-volume set provides a comprehensive overview of the multidisciplinary field of Embodied Cognition. With contributions from internationally acknowledged researchers from a variety of fields, Foundations of Embodied Cognition reveals how intelligent behaviour emerges from the interplay…

    Paperback – 2015-12-14
    Routledge

  • Perceptual and Emotional Embodiment

    Foundations of Embodied Cognition Volume 1

    Edited by Yann Coello, Martin H. Fischer

    This two-volume set provides a comprehensive overview of the multidisciplinary field of Embodied Cognition. With contributions from internationally acknowledged researchers from a variety of fields, Foundations of Embodied Cognition reveals how intelligent behaviour emerges from the interplay…

    Paperback – 2015-12-08
    Routledge

  • Developing Talent Across the Lifespan

    Edited by PETER HEYMANS, CORNELIS F M VAN LIESHOUT

    This volume presents fascinating new theoretical perspectives and empirical findings on the life-span development of talent. It shows how talents are the result of the acquisition of a sequence of skills and how the acquisition of these skills is facilitated by changes in the individual's…

    Paperback – 2015-06-25
    Psychology Press

  • The Interface of Language, Vision, and Action

    Eye Movements and the Visual World

    By John Henderson, Fernanda Ferreira

    This book brings together chapters from investigators on the leading edge on this new research area to explore on the leading edge on this new research area to explore common theoretical issues, empirical findings, technical problems, and outstanding questions. This book will serve as a blueprint…

    Paperback – 2012-10-29
    Psychology Press

  • The Neurocognition of Dance

    Mind, Movement and Motor Skills

    Edited by Bettina Bläsing, Martin Puttke, Thomas Schack

    Dance has always been an important aspect of all human cultures, and the study of human movement and action has become a topic of increasing relevance over the last decade, bringing dance into the focus of the cognitive sciences. This book discusses the wide range of interrelations between body…

    Paperback – 2012-10-22
    Psychology Press

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