Thinking, Reasoning & Problem Solving Products

  • Working Memory and Thinking

    Current Issues In Thinking And Reasoning

    By Kenneth Gilhooly, Robert H. Logie

    Thinking and memory are inextricably linked. However, a "divide and rule" approach has led cognitive psychologists to study these two areas in relative isolation. With contributions from some of the leading international researchers on working memory and thinking, the present volume aims to break…

    Paperback – 2018-04-30 
    Routledge

  • Rationality In An Uncertain World

    Essays In The Cognitive Science Of Human Understanding

    Edited by Nick Chater, Mike Oaksford

    This book brings together an influential sequence of papers that argue for a radical re-conceptualisation of the psychology of inference, and of cognitive science more generally. The papers demonstrate that the thesis that logic provides the basis of human inference is central to much cognitive…

    Paperback – 2018-04-30 
    Routledge

  • Perspectives On Thinking And Reasoning

    Essays In Honour Of Peter Wason

    Edited by Stephen Newstead; Jonathan St.B.T. Evans both of the University of Plymouth.

    This collection of essays focuses on three reasoning problems devised by Peter Wason - the selection task, the 2-4-6 task, and the THOG problem - which have had a considerable influence since their invention.; The reasons why people make so many errors in these seemingly simple tasks are still not…

    Paperback – 2018-04-30 
    Routledge

  • Development of Adult Thinking

    Perspectives in Psychology, Education and Business

    Edited by Eeva Kallio

    Paperback – 2018-04-30 
    Routledge

  • Insight

    On the Origins of New Ideas

    Edited by Frédéric Vallée-Tourangeau

    Research on insight problem solving examines how new ideas are generated to solve problems that initially resist the application of prior knowledge or analogue solutions. In the laboratory, insight problems are designed to create an impasse; overcoming the impasse is sometimes accompanied by a…

    Paperback – 2018-04-02 
    Routledge
    Current Issues in Thinking and Reasoning

  • Organisation and Everyday Life

    Living Confidently with Dyslexia/SpLD

    By Ginny Stacey, Sally Fowler

    Organisation and Everyday Life explores the wider implications of living with dyslexia/SpLD, which often goes far beyond reading and writing skills. Organisation is a major area of difficulty for people with dyslexia/SpLD, and this book aims to address the most commonly encountered problems. The…

    Paperback – 2018-03-30 
    Routledge

  • Knowledge and Skills

    Living Confidently with Dyslexia

    By Ginny Stacey, Sally Fowler

    Knowledge and skills provides an overview of learning in dyslexic/SpLD individuals, and will focus on the acquisition and application of knowledge and skills. This book presents an innovative new approach to living confidently with dyslexia/SpLD. In this unique book, the authors draw on…

    Paperback – 2018-03-30 
    Routledge

  • The Development of SpLD

    Living Confidently with Dyslexia

    By Ginny Stacey, Sally Fowler

    This book provides an overview of the benefits of early diagnosis of dyslexia/ SpLD. It will cover the latest research in the area, along with insight into the emotional and financial implications of dealing with dyslexia and SpLD. It aims to help individuals understand their experiences better,…

    Paperback – 2018-03-30 
    Routledge

  • Brain Based Enterprises

    Intelligence, Insight and Ideas as the Currency of Success

    By Peter Cook

    Brain Based Enterprises offers a unique synthesis of cutting edge academic research and pragmatic insights into business practices in the art and discipline of leading and managing enterprises where ideas, intelligence and insight are the currency of sustainable collaborative and competitive…

    Hardback – 2018-03-30 
    Routledge

  • Insight and Creativity in Problem Solving

    Edited by Kenneth J. Gilhooly, Linden J. Ball, Laura Macchi

    To date we have only a fragmentary understanding of the thought processes that engender insightful solutions to problems that require a change in representation or the discovery of distant associations to presented information. We likewise have only a piecemeal understanding of the thinking that…

    Paperback – 2018-03-22 
    Routledge
    Current Issues in Thinking and Reasoning

  • The New Reflectionism in Cognitive Psychology

    Why Reason Matters

    Edited by Gordon Pennycook

    Over the past two decades, psychologists have increasingly emphasized the role of intuition and emotion in human cognition and behavior. Some have even argued that we are so governed by our intuitions that analytic thinking merely facilitates confirmation bias and motivated reasoning. However, a…

    Paperback – 2018-03-09 
    Routledge
    Current Issues in Thinking and Reasoning

  • Fundamentals of Cognition

    3rd Edition

    By Michael W. Eysenck, Marc Brysbaert

    Is it possible to learn something without being aware of it?How does emotion influence the way we think?How can we improve our memory? Fundamentals of Cognition, third edition, provides a basic, reader-friendly introduction to the key cognitive processes we use to interact successfully with…

    Paperback – 2018-02-09 
    Routledge

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