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  1. Understanding Cognitive Development

    Approaches from Mind and Brain

    Edited by Barbara Landau

    Series: Special Issues of Cognitive Neuropsychology

    The papers in this volume examine the state of the art in key areas of developmental cognitive neuroscience, focusing on theoretically driven research on cognition and its development. The past decade has seen an increasing number of empirical papers on the relationship between brain and cognitive...

    Published March 28th 2013 by Psychology Press

  2. The Specialization of Function: Cognitive and Neural Perspectives on Modularity

    A Special Issue of Cognitive Neuropsychology

    Edited by Bradford Mahon, Jessica Cantlon

    Series: Special Issues of Cognitive Neuropsychology

    Functional specialization is a property of biological systems generally. A unifying theme that cuts across all research areas and techniques in the cognitive and brain sciences is whether there is specialization of function at levels of processing that are ‘abstracted away’ from sensory inputs and...

    Published January 6th 2012 by Psychology Press

  3. Letter Recognition: From Perception to Representation

    A Special Issue of Cognitive Neuropsychology

    Edited by Matthew Finkbeiner, Max Coltheart

    Series: Special Issues of Cognitive Neuropsychology

    Detailed computational modelling of reading has been much pursued in the past twenty years, and several specific computational models of visual word recognition and reading aloud have been developed. These models offer computational accounts of many aspects of reading, but all have neglected the...

    Published June 23rd 2009 by Psychology Press

  4. Integrative Approaches to Perception and Action

    A Special Issue of Cognitive Neuropsychology

    Edited by Nicola Bruno, P. Paolo Battaglini

    Series: Special Issues of Cognitive Neuropsychology

    The special issue aims at providing a forum for empirical and theoretical research on the integration of perceptual and motor processes in the human mind. Integrative approaches to perception and action have proved fruitful in several areas, including large-scale questions pertaining to the...

    Published December 4th 2008 by Psychology Press

  5. The Mental Lexicon

    A Special Issue of Cognitive Neuropsychology

    Edited by Michele Miozzo

    Series: Special Issues of Cognitive Neuropsychology

    This special issue of Cognitive Neuropsychology presents a series of neuropsychological and neuro-imagining studies investigating the mental lexicon – its functional organization, its access in speech production and comprehension, and its neural underpinnings....

    Published August 31st 2008 by Psychology Press

  6. Computational Modelling

    A Special Issue of Cognitive Neuropsychology

    Edited by Gary S. Dell, Alfonso Caramazza

    Series: Special Issues of Cognitive Neuropsychology

    The papers in the special issue describe computational models and principles that attempt to explain the performance of brain damaged subjects. The models elucidate the cognitive processes that underlie speaking, reading, spelling, and visuospatial planning by implementing hypothesized mechanisms...

    Published July 1st 2008 by Psychology Press

  7. Inhibitory After-Effects in Spatial Processing: Experimental and Theoretical Issues on Inhibition of Return

    A Special Issue of Cognitive Neuropsychology

    Edited by Paolo Bartolomeo, Juan Lupiáñez

    Series: Special Issues of Cognitive Neuropsychology

    When responding to a suddenly appearing stimulus, we are slower and/or less accurate when the stimulus occurs at the same location of a previous event, as compared to when it appears in a new location. This phenomenon, often called Inhibition of Return (IOR), has fostered a huge amount of research...

    Published October 5th 2006 by Psychology Press

  8. Selective Deficits in Developmental Cognitive Neuropsychology

    A Special Issue of Cognitive Neuropsychology

    Edited by Bradley C. Duchaine

    Series: Special Issues of Cognitive Neuropsychology

    Traditionally, cognitive neuropsychology has focused on selective impairments in individuals who suffered brain damage as adults. However, in recent years, there have been a number of cognitive neuropsychological studies of selective impairments due to developmental deficits. Papers in Selective...

    Published July 20th 2006 by Psychology Press

  9. The Multiple Functions of Sensory-Motor Representations

    A Special Issue of Cognitive Neuropsychology

    Edited by Raffaella. I. Rumiati, ALFONSO CARAMAZZA

    Series: Special Issues of Cognitive Neuropsychology

    The papers in this volume consider the role of sensory-motor processes and their neural structures in higher cognitive functions such as visual and motor imagery, iconic memory and temporal judgment. The evidence brought to bear on this issue comes from behavioral studies of brain-damaged subjects...

    Published June 9th 2005 by Psychology Press

  10. Words and Things: Cognitive Neuropsychological Studies in Tribute to Eleanor M. Saffran

    A Special Issue of Cognitive Neuropsychology

    Edited by Marlene Behrmann, Karalyn Patterson

    Series: Special Issues of Cognitive Neuropsychology

    To understand mental function, we need to uncover the representations and processes underlying our ability to comprehend and to produce words, sentences,numbers and objects (or pictures of them). The unique contribution of the field of cognitive neuropsychology is the investigation of these...

    Published April 1st 2004 by Routledge

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