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  • Lightness, Brightness and Transparency

    1st Edition

    Edited by Alan L. Gilchrist

    This volume deals with the visual perception of lightness, brightness, and transparency of surfaces, both under minimal laboratory conditions and in complex images typical of everyday life. Each chapter analyzes the challenging problem of how a pattern of light intensities on the retina is…

    Paperback – 2015-07-31
    Psychology Press

  • Studies in Perception and Action XIII

    Eighteenth International Conference on Perception and Action, 1st Edition

    Edited by Julie A. Weast-Knapp, MaryLauren Malone, Drew H. Abney

    Since 1991, the edited book series Studies in Perception and Action has appeared in conjunction with the biennial International Conference of Perception and Action (ICPA). ICPA provides a forum for researchers and academics who share a common interest in ecological psychology to come together,…

    Paperback – 2015-07-10
    Psychology Press
    Studies in Perception and Action

  • Relational Psychophysics in Humans and Animals

    A Comparative-Developmental Approach, 1st Edition

    By Viktor Sarris

    Relational Psychophysics in Humans and Animals offers a comprehensive and integrated overview of the often fragmented field of psychophysics. It introduces key concepts in psychophysics and clearly summarises and illustrates the central issues through telling examples. It combines empirical…

    Paperback – 2015-06-25
    Psychology Press

  • Saying, Seeing and Acting

    The Psychological Semantics of Spatial Prepositions, 1st Edition

    By Kenny R. Coventry, Simon C. Garrod

    Our use of spatial prepositions carries an implicit understanding of the functional relationships both between objects themselves and human interaction with those objects.This is the thesis rigorously explicated in Saying, Seeing and Acting. It aims to account not only for our theoretical…

    Paperback – 2015-06-25
    Psychology Press
    Essays in Cognitive Psychology

  • Toward A New Behaviorism

    The Case Against Perceptual Reductionism, 1st Edition

    By William R. Uttal

    This volume examines the scientific basis of reductionist approaches to understanding visual perception. The author makes the provocative argument that contemporary neuroscience and cognitive science have gone off on a wild-goose chase in the search for reductionist explanations of perceptual…

    Paperback – 2015-05-07
    Psychology Press

  • Neuropsychology of Art

    Neurological, Cognitive and Evolutionary Perspectives, 1st Edition

    By Dahlia W. Zaidel

    The significance of art in human existence has long been a source of puzzlement, fascination, and mystery. In Neuropsychology of Art, Dahlia W. Zaidel explores the brain regions and neuronal systems that support artistic creativity, talent, and appreciation.Both the visual and musical arts are…

    Paperback – 2015-04-27
    Psychology Press
    Brain, Behaviour and Cognition

  • Cognitive Psychology

    Classic Edition, 1st Edition

    By Ulric Neisser

    First published in 1967, this seminal volume by Ulric Neisser was the first attempt at a comprehensive and accessible survey of Cognitive Psychology; as such, it provided the field with its first true textbook. Its chapters are organized so that they began with stimulus information that came '…

    Paperback – 2014-12-09
    Psychology Press
    Psychology Press & Routledge Classic Editions

  • The Ecological Approach to Visual Perception

    Classic Edition, 1st Edition

    By James J. Gibson

    This book, first published in 1979, is about how we see: the environment around us (its surfaces, their layout, and their colors and textures); where we are in the environment; whether or not we are moving and, if we are, where we are going; what things are good for; how to do things (to…

    Paperback – 2014-11-20
    Psychology Press
    Psychology Press & Routledge Classic Editions

  • Beliefs and Expectancies in Legal Decision Making

    1st Edition

    Edited by Bradley D. McAuliff, Brian H. Bornstein

    Beliefs and expectancies influence our everyday thoughts, feelings, and actions. These attributes make a closer examination of beliefs and expectancies worthwhile in any context, but particularly so within the high-stakes arena of the legal system. Whether the decision maker is a police officer…

    Hardback – 2014-09-22
    Routledge

  • Measurement and Representation of Sensations

    1st Edition

    Edited by Hans Colonius, Ehtibar N. Dzhafarov

    Measurement and Representation of Sensations offers a glimpse into the most sophisticated current mathematical approaches to psychophysical problems. In this book, editors Hans Colonius and Ehtibar N. Dzhafarov, top scholars in the field, present a broad spectrum of innovative approaches and…

    Paperback – 2014-09-11
    Psychology Press
    Scientific Psychology Series

  • Auditory Sound Transmission

    An Autobiographical Perspective, 1st Edition

    By Jozef J. Zwislocki

    Auditory Sound Transmission provides an integrated, state-of-the-art description and quantitative analysis of sound transmission from the outer ear to the sensory cells in the cochlea of the inner ear. It describes in detail the structures and mechanisms involved and gives their input and…

    Paperback – 2013-11-21
    Psychology Press

  • Space and Sense

    1st Edition

    By Susanna Millar

    How do we perceive the space around us, locate objects within it, and make our way through it? What do the senses contribute? This book focuses on touch in order to examine which aspects of vision and touch overlap in spatial processing. It argues that spatial processing depends crucially on…

    Paperback – 2013-11-21
    Psychology Press
    Essays in Cognitive Psychology

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