A Student's Handbook, 7th Edition
To Be Published February 20th 2015 by Psychology Press
This best-selling textbook presents a comprehensive and accessible overview of the study of memory. Written by three of the world’s leading researchers in the field, it contains everything the student needs to know about the scientific approach to memory and its applications. Each chapter of the...
To Be Published November 14th 2014 by Psychology Press
Simply Psychology, 3rd Edition, is a reader-friendly and engaging introduction to the key principles of psychology. Organised around the major approaches to the subject, it covers biological, behaviourist, developmental, social, and cognitive psychology, as well as individual differences....
Published November 28th 2012 by Psychology Press
This thoroughly updated, full colour, fifth edition of AS Level Psychology has been completely revised to match the requirements of the latest AQA-A specification. It takes a new streamlined approach, focusing only on exactly what the students need to know to pass their exams with flying colours....
Published August 31st 2012 by Psychology Press
Is it possible to learn something without being aware of it? How does emotion influence the way we think? How can we improve our memory? Fundamentals of Cognition 2nd edition is a basic, reader-friendly introduction to the key cognitive processes we use to interact successfully with the world...
Published January 4th 2012 by Psychology Press
A Special Issue of Cognition & Emotion
This Special Issue is concerned with the effects of three emotional states (positive affect; anxiety; and depression) on performance. More specifically, the contributors focus on the potential mediating effects of attention and of executive processes of working memory. The evidence discussed...
Published March 25th 2010 by Psychology Press
A Student's Handbook, 6th Edition
Previous editions have established this best-selling student handbook as THE cognitive psychology textbook of choice, both for its academic rigour and its accessibility. This sixth edition continues this tradition. It has been substantially updated and revised to reflect new developments in the...
Published January 21st 2010 by Psychology Press
This thoroughly updated edition of the bestselling Psychology for A2 Level has been written specifically for the new AQA-A Psychology A2-level specification for teaching from September 2009. It is the ideal follow-up to AS Level Psychology, 4th edition by the same author, but also to any AS-level...
Published May 29th 2009 by Psychology Press
People seem to be intrigued by memory, and by its sometimes spectacular failure in (for example) people with amnesia. However, students of memory sometimes fail to retain this fascination. The reason is clear: in order to study memory we must carry out carefully-designed experiments, which can seem...
Published February 5th 2009 by Psychology Press
Aimed at those new to the subject, Fundamentals of Psychology is a clear and reader-friendly textbook that will help students explore and understand the essentials of psychology. This text offers a balanced and accurate representation of the discipline through a highly accessible synoptic approach,...
Published December 11th 2008 by Psychology Press