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  • Mathematical Models of Perception and Cognition Volume I

    A Festschrift for James T. Townsend

    Edited by Joseph W. Houpt, Leslie Blaha

    In this two volume festschrift, contributors explore the theoretical developments (Volume I) and applications (Volume II) in traditional cognitive psychology domains, and model other areas of human performance that benefit from rigorous mathematical approaches. It brings together former classmates,…

    Hardback – 2016-05-17 
    Psychology Press
    Scientific Psychology Series

  • Mathematical Models of Perception and Cognition Volume II

    A Festschrift for James T. Townsend

    Edited by Joseph W. Houpt, Leslie M. Blaha

    In this two volume festschrift, contributors explore the theoretical developments (Volume I) and applications (Volume II) in traditional cognitive psychology domains, and model other areas of human performance that benefit from rigorous mathematical approaches. It brings together former classmates,…

    Hardback – 2016-05-17 
    Routledge
    Scientific Psychology Series

  • Facial Expression Recognition

    Selected Works of Andy Young

    By A W Young

     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 theoretical and practical contributions. This volume of…

    Hardback – 2016-04-21 
    Psychology Press
    World Library of Psychologists

  • Foundations of Sensation and Perception

    3rd Edition

    By George Mather

    Do you wonder how movies – sequences of static frames – appear to move, or why 3-D films look different from traditional movies? Why does ventriloquism work, and why can airliner flights make you feel disoriented? The answers to these and other questions about the human senses can be found within…

    Paperback – 2016-04-05 
    Psychology Press

  • An Introduction to Applied Cognitive Psychology

    2nd Edition

    By David Groome, Michael Eysenck

    An Introduction to Applied Cognitive Psychology offers an accessible review of recent research in the application of cognitive methods, theories, and models. Using real-world scenarios and engaging everyday examples this book offers clear explanations of how the findings of cognitive psychologists…

    Paperback – 2016-03-23 
    Psychology Press

  • Studies in Perception and Action IV

    Ninth Annual Conference on Perception and Action

    Edited by John M. Kennedy, Mark Schmuckler

    As busy as teachers and scholars are, rarely do they find the time to sample widely from the table of scientific inquiry. This book offers the opportunity to do just that. The fourth volume in the "Studies in Perception and Action" series, it contains a collection of posters presented at the Ninth…

    Paperback – 2016-02-29 
    Psychology Press

  • Picture Perception in Animals

    Edited by Joel Fagot

    Animal researchers commonly present pictures to their subjects, usually birds or monkeys, in order to infer how natural objects are perceived and conceptualised, or to discover the brain mechanisms underlying these abilities. This unique book questions the premise of this experimental approach and…

    Paperback – 2016-02-29 
    Psychology Press

  • Signal Detection Theory and ROC Analysis in Psychology and Diagnostics

    Collected Papers

    By John A. Swets

    Signal detection theory--as developed in electrical engineering and based on statistical decision theory--was first applied to human sensory discrimination 40 years ago. The theoretical intent was to provide a valid model of the discrimination process; the methodological intent was to provide…

    Paperback – 2016-02-28 
    Psychology Press
    Scientific Psychology Series

  • Perspectives on Memory Research (PLE:Memory)

    Essays in Honor of Uppsala University's 500th Anniversary

    Edited by Lars-Göran Nilsson

    Originally published in 1979, this book contains papers presented at a conference held in 1977 to celebrate the 500th anniversary of the University of Uppsala. Beyond the commemoration, the main reason for this conference was to get students of memory together to discuss and evaluate the memory…

    Paperback – 2016-02-28 
    Psychology Press
    Psychology Library Editions: Memory

  • Perception Beyond Gestalt

    Progress in vision research

    Edited by Adam Geremek, Mark Greenlee, Svein Magnussen

    How does the brain piece together the information required to achieve object recognition, figure-ground segmentation, object completion in cases of partial occlusion and related perceptual phenomena? This book focuses on principles of Gestalt psychology and the key issues which surround them,…

    Paperback – 2016-02-26 
    Psychology Press
    Explorations in Cognitive Psychology

  • Attraction Explained

    The science of how we form relationships

    By Viren Swami

    How much does appearance matter in the formation of romantic relationships? Do nice guys always finish last? Does playing hard-to-get ever work? What really makes for a good chat-up line? When it comes to relationships, there’s no shortage of advice from self-help ‘experts’, pick-up…

    Paperback – 2016-01-12
    Routledge

  • Psychological Aspects of Physical Education and Sport

    Edited by J E Kane

    Psychology has an important part to play in the teaching and practice of physical education and sport, and this volume, originally published in 1972, provided a systematic and authoritative introduction to the major areas in this field at the time. The contributors, leading experts in the UK and US…

    Hardback – 2016-01-05
    Routledge
    Psychology Revivals

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