Amnesia & Memory Disorders Products

  • Working Memory Capacity

    Classic Edition, 1st Edition

    By Nelson Cowan

    The idea of one's memory "filling up" is a humorous misconception of how memory in general is thought to work; it actually has no capacity limit. However, the idea of a "full brain" makes more sense with reference to working memory, which is the limited amount of information a person can hold…

    Paperback – 2016-04-20
    Routledge
    Psychology Press & Routledge Classic Editions

  • Clinical Management of Memory Problems (2nd Edn) (PLE: Memory)

    1st Edition

    Edited by Barbara Wilson, Nick Moffat

    Many patients with stroke, head injuries or dementia suffer severe memory impairment and in many cases improvement may fail to occur. This book, first published in 1984 followed by this second edition in 1992, offers practical guidelines to the problems and is supported by a discussion of theory…

    Paperback – 2015-12-21
    Psychology Press
    Psychology Library Editions: Memory

  • New Directions in Memory and Aging (PLE: Memory)

    Proceedings of the George A. Talland Memorial Conference, 1st Edition

    Edited by Leonard W. Poon, James Fozard, Laird S. Cermak, David Arenberg, Larry W. Thompson

    Originally published in 1980, this book contains the proceedings from a memorial conference held in honour of George A. Talland, who made a significant contribution to the area of memory and aging. The major objective of the volume was to stimulate research towards a more comprehensive…

    Paperback – 2015-12-17
    Psychology Press
    Psychology Library Editions: Memory

  • Functional Disorders of Memory (PLE: Memory)

    1st Edition

    Edited by John F. Kihlstrom, Frederick J. Evans

    Originally published in 1979, the chapters in this volume summarize the available knowledge pertaining to a variety of functional – as opposed to explicitly organic – amnesias and disruptions of memory. Each chapter is written by an expert, and each author has attempted to integrate his area of…

    Paperback – 2015-11-26
    Psychology Press
    Psychology Library Editions: Memory

  • The Handbook of Aging and Cognition

    Third Edition, 1st Edition

    Edited by Fergus I. M. Craik, Timothy A. Salthouse

    Cognitive aging is a flourishing area of research. A significant amount of new data, a number of new theoretical notions, and many new research issues have been generated in the past ten years. This new edition reviews new findings and theories, enables the reader to assess where the field is…

    Paperback – 2015-11-24
    Psychology Press

  • Mild Cognitive Impairment

    International Perspectives, 1st Edition

    Edited by Holly A. Tuokko, David F. Hultsch

    Mild Cognitive Impairment (MCI) has been identified as an important clinical transition between normal aging and the early stages of Alzheimer's disease (AD). Since treatments for AD are most likely to be most effective early in the course of the disease, MCI has become a topic of great importance…

    Paperback – 2015-08-07
    Psychology Press
    Studies on Neuropsychology, Neurology and Cognition

  • The Handbook of Mathematical Cognition

    1st Edition

    By Jamie I.D. Campbell

    How does the brain represent number and make mathematical calculations? What underlies the development of numerical and mathematical abilities? What factors affect the learning of numerical concepts and skills? What are the biological bases of number knowledge? Do humans and other animals share…

    Paperback – 2014-09-11
    Psychology Press

  • Working Memory and Ageing

    1st Edition

    Edited by Robert H. Logie, Robin G. Morris

    The rapid growth in the numbers of older people worldwide has led to an equally rapid growth in research on the changes across age in cognitive function, including the processes of moment to moment cognition known as working memory. This book brings together international research leaders who…

    Paperback – 2014-07-01
    Psychology Press
    Current Issues in Memory

  • Forgetting

    1st Edition

    Edited by Sergio Della Sala

    Memory and forgetting are inextricably intertwined. In order to understand how memory works we need to understand how and why we forget. The topic of forgetting is therefore hugely important, despite the fact that it has often been neglected in comparison with other features of memory. This…

    Paperback – 2013-11-11
    Psychology Press
    Current Issues in Memory

  • The Camden Memory Tests

    1st Edition

    By Elizabeth Warrington

    The Camden Memory Tests consist of 5 measures, a user maual and a set of score sheets. Each test was developed to fulfil a clinical need that was not met by existing memory tests and they are intended to be used separately.The Pictorial Recognition Memory Test is an exceptionally easy test…

    Hardback – 2013-07-26
    Psychology Press

  • Spatial Working Memory

    1st Edition

    Edited by André Vandierendonck, Arnaud Szmalec

    Spatial working memory is the ability to remember the location in which something is perceived, and in addition, the ability to recall a series of visited locations. In this book, top researchers in the domain of spatial working memory review and discuss findings about the processes and…

    Hardback – 2011-06-14
    Psychology Press
    Current Issues in Memory

  • Successful Remembering and Successful Forgetting

    A Festschrift in Honor of Robert A. Bjork, 1st Edition

    Edited by Aaron S. Benjamin

    The chapters in this volume are testament to the many ways in which Robert Bjork’s ideas have shaped the course of research on human memory over four decades. It showcases the theoretical advances and recent findings by researchers whose work and careers have been influenced by Bjork. The first…

    Hardback – 2010-11-19
    Psychology Press

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