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Psychology Press & Routledge Classic Editions

The Psychology Press & Routledge Classic Editionsseries celebrates a commitment to excellence in scholarship, teaching, and learning within the field of Psychology and related areas. The books in this series are widely recognized as timeless classics, of continuing importance for both students and researchers. Each title contains a completely new introduction which explores what has changed since the books were first published, where the field might go from here and why these books are as relevant now as ever. Written by recognized experts, and covering core areas of the subject, the Psychology Press & Routledge Classic Editions series presents fundamental ideas to a new generation.

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1-10 of 12 results in Psychology Press & Routledge Classic Editions
  1. Principles of Learning and Memory

    Classic Edition

    By Robert G. Crowder

    Series: Psychology Press & Routledge Classic Editions

    In this landmark volume from 1976, Robert Crowder presents an organized review of the concepts that guide the study of learning and memory. The basic organization of the book is theoretical, rather than historical or methodological, and there are four broad sections. The first is on coding in...

    Published November 23rd 2014 by Psychology Press

  2. Attention and Emotion (Classic Edition)

    A clinical perspective

    By Adrian Wells, Gerald Matthews

    Series: Psychology Press & Routledge Classic Editions

    This is a Classic Edition of Adrian Wells and Gerald Matthews’ award-winning textbook on attention and emotion, which now includes new section introductions. The book won the British Psychological Society book award in 1998, and is now widely seen as a classic in the field of emotional disorders....

    Published November 23rd 2014 by Psychology Press

  3. The Ecological Approach to Visual Perception

    Classic Edition

    By James J. Gibson

    Series: Psychology Press & Routledge Classic Editions

    This book, first published in 1979, is about how we see: the environment around us (its surfaces, their layout, and their colors and textures); where we are in the environment; whether or not we are moving and, if we are, where we are going; what things are good for; how to do things (to...

    Published November 19th 2014 by Psychology Press

  4. Mind and Media

    The Effects of Television, Video Games, and Computers

    By Patricia M. Greenfield

    Series: Psychology Press & Routledge Classic Editions

    Patricia M. Greenfield was one of the first psychologists to present new research on how various media can be used to promote social growth and thinking skills. In this now classic, she argues that each medium can make a contribution to development, that each has strengths and weaknesses, and that...

    Published November 19th 2014 by Psychology Press

  5. Psychologists on Psychology (Classic Edition)

    By David Cohen

    Series: Psychology Press & Routledge Classic Editions

    This is a Classic Edition of David Cohen’s unique collection of interviews with eminent psychologists, first published in 1977. The book presents conversations with thirteen of the world’s great psychologists, who dominated the subject from 1950 to 1980, and who shaped psychology as we know it...

    Published October 19th 2014 by Routledge

  6. The New Psychology of Language

    Cognitive and Functional Approaches to Language Structure, Volume II

    Edited by Michael Tomasello

    Series: Psychology Press & Routledge Classic Editions

    From the point of view of psychology and cognitive science, much of modern linguistics is too formal and mathematical to be of much use. The New Psychology of Language volumes broke new ground by introducing functional and cognitive approaches to language structure in terms already familiar to...

    Published June 1st 2014 by Psychology Press

  7. The New Psychology of Language

    Cognitive and Functional Approaches to Language Structure, Volume I

    Edited by Michael Tomasello

    Series: Psychology Press & Routledge Classic Editions

    From the point of view of psychology and cognitive science, much of modern linguistics is too formal and mathematical to be of much use. The New Psychology of Language volumes broke new ground by introducing functional and cognitive approaches to language structure in terms already familiar...

    Published May 27th 2014 by Psychology Press

  8. Human Cognitive Neuropsychology (Classic Edition)

    By Andrew W. Ellis, Andrew W. Young

    Series: Psychology Press & Routledge Classic Editions

    Cognitive neuropsychology seeks to understand impairments of specific cognitive functions in relation to a model of normal cognitive processing. The conclusions drawn from the study of abnormal processes are in turn used in the development and testing of theories of normal cognition. First...

    Published August 12th 2013 by Psychology Press

  9. Essentials of Human Memory (Classic Edition)

    By Alan Baddeley

    Series: Psychology Press & Routledge Classic Editions

    This Classic Edition of the best-selling textbook offers an in-depth overview of approaches to the study of memory. With empirical research from both the real world and the neuropsychological clinic, the book explains the fundamental workings of human memory in a clear and accessible style. ...

    Published July 22nd 2013 by Psychology Press

  10. Essential Cognitive Psychology (Classic Edition)

    By Alan J. Parkin

    Series: Psychology Press & Routledge Classic Editions

    This classic edition of Alan Parkin’s landmark textbook provides a clear, fundamental grounding in cognitive psychology for undergraduate students new to the subject. Essential Cognitive Psychology presents the reader with highly accessible overviews of all the core topics in the field. These...

    Published July 16th 2013 by Psychology Press