Textbooks: Cognitive Psychology

  • Psychopharmacology

    2nd Edition

    By R.H. Ettinger

    With increases in the prevalence of psychiatric and behavioral disorders and rapid advances in the development of new drug therapies, there is an increasing need to present the science behind these developments. Students and educators are often confronted with conflicting and exaggerated claims…

    Paperback – 2016-10-01 
    Psychology Press

  • Sleep and Cognition

    Edited by Caroline Horton

    Why do we need to sleep? What are the purpose of dreams? How does sleep effect cognition? Sleep and Cognition will explore the impact of sleep on cognitive performance, drawing evidence from the complementary fields of behavioural neuroscience, cognitive neuroscience and cognitive psychology.…

    Paperback – 2016-10-01 
    Psychology Press

  • Developmental and Educational Psychology for Teachers

    An applied approach, 2nd Edition

    By Dennis McInerney, David Putwain

    Developmental and Educational Psychology for Teachers brings together a range of evidence drawn from psychology to answer a number of critical educational questions, from basic questions of readiness – for example, when is a child ready for school, through to more complex matters, such as how does…

    Paperback – 2016-09-26 
    Routledge

  • Skill Acquisition and Training

    Achieving Expertise in Simple and Complex Tasks

    By Addie Johnson, Robert W. Proctor

    Skill Acquisition and Training describes the building blocks of cognitive, motor, and teamwork skills, and the factors to take into account in training them. The basic processes of perception, cognition and action that provide the foundation for understanding skilled performance are discussed in…

    Paperback – 2016-09-06 
    Routledge

  • Deaf People and Society

    Psychological, Sociological and Educational Perspectives, 2nd Edition

    By Irene W. Leigh, Jean F. Andrews

    Deaf People and Society incorporates multiple perspectives related to the topics of psychology, education, and sociology, including the viewpoints of deaf adults themselves. In doing so, it considers the implications of what it means to be deaf or hard of hearing and how deaf adults’ lives are…

    Paperback – 2016-08-31 
    Psychology Press

  • Current Controversies in Philosophy of Perception

    By Bence Nanay

    This book provides an up-to-date and accessible overview of the hottest and most influential contemporary debates in philosophy of perception, written especially for this volume by many of the most important philosophers of the field. The book addresses the following key questions: Can perception…

    Hardback – 2016-07-26
    Routledge
    Current Controversies in Philosophy

  • Psychology of Prejudice and Discrimination

    3rd Edition

    By Mary E. Kite, Bernard E. Whitley, Jr.

    The Psychology of Prejudice and Discrimination provides a comprehensive and compelling overview of what psychological theory and research have to say about the nature, causes, and reduction of prejudice and discrimination. It balances a detailed discussion of theories and selected research with…

    Paperback – 2016-06-10
    Routledge

  • Foundations of Sensation and Perception

    3rd Edition

    By George Mather

    Do you wonder how movies – sequences of static frames – appear to move, or why 3-D films look different from traditional movies? Why does ventriloquism work, and why can airliner flights make you feel disoriented? The answers to these and other questions about the human senses can be found within…

    Paperback – 2016-04-14
    Psychology Press

  • An Introduction to Applied Cognitive Psychology

    2nd Edition

    By David Groome, Michael Eysenck

    An Introduction to Applied Cognitive Psychology offers an accessible review of recent research in the application of cognitive methods, theories, and models. Using real-world scenarios and engaging everyday examples this book offers clear explanations of how the findings of cognitive psychologists…

    Paperback – 2016-03-23
    Psychology Press

  • The Science of Learning

    2nd Edition

    By Joseph J. Pear

    For over a century and a quarter, the science of learning has expanded at an increasing rate and has achieved the status of a mature science. It has developed powerful methodologies and applications. The rise of this science has been so swift that other learning texts often overlook the fact that,…

    Paperback – 2016-03-11
    Psychology Press

  • Theories of Consciousness

    An Introduction and Assessment, 2nd Edition

    By William Seager

    Despite recent strides in neuroscience and psychology that have deepened understanding of the brain, consciousness remains one of the greatest philosophical and scientific puzzles. The second edition of Theories of Consciousness: An Introduction and Assessment provides a fresh and up-to-date…

    Paperback – 2016-02-10
    Routledge

  • Reading in a Second Language

    Cognitive and Psycholinguistic Issues

    By Xi Chen, Vedran Dronjic, Rena Helms-Park

    Reading in a Second Language offers a comprehensive survey of the phenomenon and process of reading in a second language, with graduate and upper-level undergraduate students in second language acquisition, psycholinguistics, and applied psychology as its primary audience. The book explores reading…

    Paperback – 2015-12-01
    Routledge

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