Explorations in Cognitive Psychology

  • Contextualizing Human Memory

    An interdisciplinary approach to understanding how individuals and groups remember the past

    Edited by Charles Stone, Lucas Bietti

    This edited collection provides an inter- and intra-disciplinary discussion of the critical role context plays in how and when individuals and groups remember the past. International contributors integrate key research from a range of disciplines, including social and cognitive psychology,…

    Hardback – 2015-09-16 
    Psychology Press
    Explorations in Cognitive Psychology

  • Neuropsycholinguistic Perspectives on Language Cognition

    Essays in honour of Jean-Luc Nespoulous

    Edited by Corine Astesano, Mélanie Jucla

    This book brings together experts from the fields of linguistics, psychology and neuroscience to explore how a multidisciplinary approach can impact on research into the neurocognition of language. International contributors present cutting-edge research from cognitive and developmental psychology,…

    Hardback – 2015-05-29
    Psychology Press
    Explorations in Cognitive Psychology

  • Simulation Theory

    A psychological and philosophical consideration

    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…

    Hardback – 2015-01-23
    Psychology Press
    Explorations in Cognitive Psychology

  • Fine Art and Perceptual Neuroscience

    Field of Vision and the Painted Grid

    By Paul Hackett

    Over the past decade, the integration of psychology and fine art has sparked growing academic interest among researchers of these disciplines. The author, both a psychologist and artist, offers up a unique merger and perspective of these fields. Through the production of fine art, which is directly…

    Hardback – 2013-12-27
    Psychology Press
    Explorations in Cognitive Psychology

  • Perception Beyond Gestalt

    Progress in vision research

    Edited by Adam Geremek, Mark Greenlee, Svein Magnussen

    How does the brain piece together the information required to achieve object recognition, figure-ground segmentation, object completion in cases of partial occlusion and related perceptual phenomena? This book focuses on principles of Gestalt psychology and the key issues which surround them,…

    Hardback – 2013-08-08
    Psychology Press
    Explorations in Cognitive Psychology