Visual Cognition Products

  • Perception as Information Detection

    Reflections on Gibson’s Ecological Approach to Visual Perception, 1st Edition

    Edited by Jeffrey B. Wagman, Julia J. C. Blau

    This book provides a chapter-by-chapter update to and reflection on of the landmark volume by J.J. Gibson on the Ecological Approach to Visual Perception (1979). Gibson’s book was presented a pioneering approach in experimental psychology; it was his most complete and mature description of the…

    Paperback – 2019-08-09 
    Routledge
    Resources for Ecological Psychology Series

  • Age of Acquisition Effects in Word and Object Processing

    A Special Issue of Visual Cognition, 1st Edition

    Edited by Chris Barry, Robert A. Johnston

    Models of word and object processing have been informed by experimental data relating to the effects of important marker variables, particularly word frequency. In recent times, however, the role of word frequency has come to be questioned due to the demonstration of the impact of a correlated…

    Paperback – 2019-06-06 
    Routledge

  • Cognitive Evolution

    1st Edition

    By David B. Boles

    Cognitive Evolution provides an in-depth exploration of the history and development of cognition, from the beginning of life on Earth to present-day humans. Drawing together evolutionary and comparative research, this book presents a unique perspective on the evolution of human cognition. Adopting…

    Paperback – 2019-05-17 
    Routledge

  • Perception, Cognition and Aesthetics

    1st Edition

    Edited by Dena Shottenkirk, Manuel Curado, Steven S. Gouveia

    This volume addresses key questions related to how content in thought is derived from perceptual experience. It includes chapters that focus on single issues on perception and cognition, as well as others that relate these issues to an important social construct that involves both perceptual…

    Hardback – 2019-05-10 
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Contemporary Philosophy

  • Cognitive and Computational Aspects of Face Recognition

    Explorations in Face Space, 1st Edition

    Edited by Tim Valentine

    How can computers recognize faces? Why are caricatures of famous faces so easily recognized? Originally published in 1995, much of the previous research on face recognition had been phenomena driven. Recent empirical work together with the application of computational, mathematical and statistical…

    Paperback – 2019-03-12
    Routledge
    Psychology Library Editions: Perception

  • Mechanisms Of Visual Attention: A Cognitive Neuroscience Perspective

    A Special Issue of Visual Cognition, 1st Edition

    Edited by Sabine Massen, Werner,X,Schneider

    In order to produce coherent behaviour in a complex world, forms of visual attention are necessary in order for us to select appropriate objects for action. Over the past ten years, there have been considerable advances in research into visual attention, with many of these advances linked to…

    Paperback – 2019-02-04
    Routledge

  • Attentional Capture

    A Special Issue of Visual Cognition, 1st Edition

    Edited by Bradley S. Gibson, Charles Folk

    The notion that certain mental or physical events can capture attention has been one of the most enduring topics in the study of attention owing to the importance of understanding how goal-directed and stimulus-driven processes interact in perception and cognition. Despite the clear theoretical and…

    Paperback – 2019-02-04
    Routledge

  • Visual Social Cognition

    A Special Issue of Visual Cognition, 1st Edition

    Edited by Elaine Fox

    It is widely recognized that visual processes modulate many social interactions. For example, the eye-gaze of another person is a powerful cue to guide attention to a particular part of the visual field. Conversely, a direct gaze may indicate potential threat or the opportunity for a sexual…

    Paperback – 2019-02-04
    Routledge

  • Real World Scene Perception

    A Special Issue of Visual Cognition, 1st Edition

    Edited by John M. Henderson

    The current volume, a special issue of Visual Cognition, brings together an eclectic group of investigators, all of whom study critical issues in the perception of true real-world scenes. Topics include the rapid acquisition of scene gist; scene recognition; spatial layout and…

    Paperback – 2019-02-04
    Routledge

  • Cognitive and Cultural Influences on Eye Movements

    1st Edition

    Edited by Keith Rayner, Deli Shen, Xuejun Bai, Guoli Yan

    It is well-known that cognitive variables influence eye movements during reading. To what extent do cultural differences influence eye movements? This volume contains chapters that examine these two issues. The first half of the volume documents recent research findings with respect to models of…

    Paperback – 2019-02-04
    Routledge

  • Cases of Amnesia

    Contributions to Understanding Memory and the Brain, 1st Edition

    Edited by Sarah E. MacPherson, Sergio Della Sala

    In all cognitive domains, neuropsychological research has advanced through the study of individual patients, and detailed observations and descriptions of their cases have been the backbone of medical and scientific reports for centuries. Cases of Amnesia describes some of the most important single…

    Paperback – 2019-01-25
    Routledge
    Frontiers of Cognitive Psychology

  • Independence and Integration of Perception and Action

    A Special Issue of Visual Cognition, 1st Edition

    Edited by Robert Ward

    The remarkable complexity and sophistication of our perceptual systems have evolved for ultimately one purpose - to promote efficient and effective action within a constantly changing environment. Traditionally, the route from perception to action has often been viewed as a single, one-directional…

    Paperback – 2019-01-21
    Routledge

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