Theory of Mind Products

  • Rethinking Empathy through Literature

    1st Edition

    Edited by Meghan Marie Hammond, Sue J. Kim

    In recent years, a growing field of empathy studies has started to emerge from several academic disciplines, including neuroscience, social psychology, and philosophy. Because literature plays a central role in discussions of empathy across disciplines, reconsidering how literature relates to "…

    Paperback – 2018-02-05
    Routledge
    Routledge Interdisciplinary Perspectives on Literature

  • Simulation Theory

    A psychological and philosophical consideration, 1st Edition

    By Tim Short

    Theory of Mind (ToM) is the term used for our ability to predict and explain the behaviour of ourselves and others. Accounts of this theory have so far fallen into two competing types: Simulation Theory and ‘Theory Theory’. In contrast with Theory Theory, Simulation Theory argues that we predict…

    Paperback – 2016-12-02
    Psychology Press
    Explorations in Cognitive Psychology

  • Theory of Mind

    A Special Issue of Social Neuroscience, 1st Edition

    Edited by Rebecca Saxe, Simon Baron-Cohen

    Investigations of the neural basis of theory of mind - the ability to think about other people's thoughts - only recently became feasible; now, the number of such investigations and the sophistication of the results are accelerating dramatically. The articles in this special issue use a wide range…

    Paperback – 2015-12-11
    Psychology Press

  • Social Understanding and Social Lives

    From Toddlerhood through to the Transition to School, 1st Edition

    By Claire Hughes

    Winner of the British Psychological Society Book Award (Academic Monograph category) 2013! Over the past thirty years, researchers have documented a remarkable growth in children’s social understanding between toddlerhood and the early school years. However, it is still unclear why some children’s…

    Paperback – 2014-01-10
    Psychology Press
    Essays in Developmental Psychology

  • Collective Learning for Transformational Change

    A Guide to Collaborative Action, 1st Edition

    By Valerie A. Brown, Judith A. Lambert

    This step by step guide is for those seeking to undertake a transformational change process based on strong collaboration among diverse interests. Guiding transformational change goes beyond small changes to an existing system. It leads to lasting change in the system itself. The collective…

    Paperback – 2013-05-31
    Routledge

  • Mindreaders

    The Cognitive Basis of "Theory of Mind", 1st Edition

    By Ian Apperly

    Theory of mind, or "mindreading" as it is termed in this book, is the ability to think about beliefs, desires, knowledge and intentions. It has been studied extensively by developmental and comparative psychologists and more recently by neuroscientists and cognitive psychologists. This book is the…

    Paperback – 2012-10-22
    Psychology Press

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