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  • Big Data in Cognitive Science

    Edited by Michael N. Jones

    While laboratory research is the backbone of collecting experimental data in cognitive science, a rapidly increasing amount of research is now capitalizing on large-scale and real-world digital data. Each piece of data is a trace of human behavior and offers us a potential clue to understanding…

    Paperback – 2016-11-14 
    Psychology Press
    Frontiers of Cognitive Psychology

  • 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 – 2016-10-31 
    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 – 2016-10-31 
    Psychology Press

  • Adaptive Spatial Alignment

    By Gordon M. Redding, Benjamin Wallace

    For most people, prism adaptation is an amusing demonstration, first experienced perhaps in an introductory psychology course. This monograph relates this peculiar phenomenon to the larger context of cognitive science, especially motor control and learning. The first part sketches the background…

    Paperback – 2016-10-31 
    Psychology Press
    Scientific Psychology Series

  • Psychophysics Beyond Sensation

    Laws and Invariants of Human Cognition

    Edited by Christian Kaernbach, Erich Schrger, Hermann Mller, Hermann Muller, Erich Schroger

    This volume presents a series of studies that expand laws, invariants, and principles of psychophysics beyond its classical domain of sensation. This book's goal is to demonstrate the extent of the domain of psychophysics, ranging from sensory processes, through sensory memory and short-term memory…

    Paperback – 2016-10-11 
    Psychology Press
    Scientific Psychology Series

  • Skill Acquisition and Training

    Achieving Expertise in Simple and Complex Tasks

    By Addie Johnson, Robert W. Proctor

    Skill Acquisition and Training describes the building blocks of cognitive, motor, and teamwork skills, and the factors to take into account in training them. The basic processes of perception, cognition and action that provide the foundation for understanding skilled performance are discussed in…

    Paperback – 2016-09-08 
    Routledge

  • Geometric Representations of Perceptual Phenomena

    Papers in Honor of Tarow indow on His 70th Birthday

    Edited by R. Duncan Luce, Donald D. Hoffman, Michael D'Zmura, Geoffrey Iverson, A. Kimball Romney

    Based on a conference held in honor of Professor Tarow Indow, this volume is organized into three major topics concerning the use of geometry in perception: * space -- referring to attempts to represent the subjective space within which we locate ourselves and perceive objects to reside; * color…

    Paperback – 2016-08-31 
    Psychology Press

  • Relating Theory and Data

    Essays on Human Memory in Honor of Bennet B. Murdock

    Edited by Stephan Lewandowsky, William E. Hockley

    This festschrift represents the proceedings of a conference held in honor of Bennet B. Murdock, one of the foremost researchers and theoreticians on human memory and cognition. A highly renowned investigator respected for both his empirical and theoretical contributions to the field, Murdock…

    Paperback – 2016-08-26
    Psychology Press

  • Tutorials in Visual Cognition

    Edited by Veronika Coltheart

    In the late-1980s, visual cognition was a small subfield of cognitive psychology, and the standard texts mainly discussed just iconic memory in their sections on visual cognition. In the subsequent two decades, and especially very recently, many remarkable new aspects of the processing of…

    Paperback – 2016-08-16
    Psychology Press
    Macquarie Monographs in Cognitive Science

  • Sensation and Judgment

    Complementarity Theory of Psychophysics

    By John C. Baird

    Psychophysical theory exists in two distinct forms -- one ascribes the explanation of phenomena and empirical laws to sensory processes. Context effects arising through the use of particular methods are an unwanted nuisance whose influence must be eliminated so that one isolates the "true" sensory…

    Paperback – 2016-07-29
    Psychology Press
    Scientific Psychology Series

  • Current Controversies in Philosophy of Perception

    By Bence Nanay

    This book provides an up-to-date and accessible overview of the hottest and most influential contemporary debates in philosophy of perception, written especially for this volume by many of the most important philosophers of the field. The book addresses the following key questions: Can perception…

    Hardback – 2016-07-27
    Routledge
    Current Controversies in Philosophy

  • Memory for Odors

    Edited by Frank R. Schab, Robert G. Crowder

    The power of odors to unlock human memory is celebrated in literature and anecdote, but poorly documented by science. Odors -- perhaps more than other stimuli -- are widely believed to evoke vivid and complex past experiences easily. Yet in contrast to the frequency with which odors are thought to…

    Paperback – 2016-07-15
    Psychology Press

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