Loss and reconstruction
Series: Essays in Cognitive Psychology
Working memory is the cognitive system in charge of the temporary maintenance of information in view of its on-going processing. Lying at the centre of cognition, it has become a key concept in psychological science. The book presents a critical review and synthesis of the working memory literature...
Published September 24th 2014 by Psychology Press
Thinking and reasoning are key activities for human beings. In this book a distinguished set of contributors provides a wide readership with up-to-date scientific advances in the developmental psychology of thinking and reasoning, both at the theoretical and empirical levels. The first part of the...
Published February 28th 2013 by Psychology Press
A Dialogue between Neo-Piagetian Theories and Cognitive Approaches
The intellectual development of human beings from birth to adulthood is a fascinating phenomenon. Understanding the constraints that limit children’s intelligence, as well as discovering methods to improve it, has always been a challenging undertaking for developmental psychologists. This book...
Published October 22nd 2012 by Psychology Press
A Special Issue of Thinking and Reasoning
The study of deductive reasoning is one of the key areas in cognitive psychology. Much of the initial impetus for studies in this field came from a developmental perspective, in particular as a consequence of Piaget's theory of formal operations. Subsequent research that examined some of the...
Published May 13th 2004 by Psychology Press