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  1. Self and Consciousness

    Multiple Perspectives

    Edited by Frank S. Kessel, Pamela M. Cole, Dale L. Johnson, Milton D. Hakel

    This volume contains an array of essays that reflect, and reflect upon, the recent revival of scholarly interest in the self and consciousness. Various relevant issues are addressed in conceptually challenging ways, such as how consciousness and different forms of self-relevant experience develop...

    Published September 30th 1992 by Psychology Press

  2. Visual Perception and Cognition in infancy

    Edited by Carl Granrud, Carl E. Granrud

    Series: Carnegie Mellon Symposia on Cognition Series

    The chapters in this book are based on papers presented at the 23rd Carnegie Mellon Symposia on Cognition. At this exciting event, speaker after speaker presented new discoveries about infants' visual perception in areas ranging from sensory processes to visual cognition. The field continues to...

    Published September 30th 1992 by Psychology Press

  3. Human and Machine Thinking

    By Philip N. Johnson-Laird

    Series: Distinguished Lecture Series

    This book aims to reach an understanding of how the mind carries out three sorts of thinking -- deduction, induction, and creation -- to consider what goes right and what goes wrong, and to explore computational models of these sorts of thinking. Written for students of the mind -- psychologists,...

    Published September 30th 1992 by Psychology Press

  4. Developmental Aspects of Health Compliance Behavior

    Edited by Norman A. Krasnegor, Leonard Epstein, Suzanne B. Johnson, Sumner J. Yaffe, Leonard H. Epstein

    While in the late 1970s and early 1980s health compliance research on adults represented a vigorous field of study, a marked decline of interest on the topic set in during the last part of the 1980s. By contrast, research on health compliance involving pediatric populations was less popular during...

    Published September 30th 1992 by Psychology Press

  5. The Crosslinguistic Study of Language Acquisition

    Volume 3

    Edited by Dan Isaac Slobin

    Extending the tradition of this series, which has become a standard reference work in language acquisition, this volume contains chapters on seven more languages, including a section on ergative languages. Languages in this volume include:* Georgian* Greenlandic* K'iche Mayan*Warlpiri* Mandarin*...

    Published September 30th 1992 by Psychology Press

  6. Learning and Categorization in Modular Neural Networks

    By Jacob M.J. Murre

    This book introduces a new neural network model called CALM, for categorization and learning in neural networks. The author demonstrates how this model can learn the word superiority effect for letter recognition, and discusses a series of studies that simulate experiments in implicit and explicit...

    Published September 30th 1992 by Psychology Press

  7. PALPA

    Psycholinguistic Assessments of Language Processing in Aphasia

    By Janice Kay, Max Coltheart, Ruth Lesser

    PALPA has been designed as a comprehensive psycholinguistic assessment of language processing in adult acquired aphasia. Intended both as a clinical instrument and research tool, PALPA is a set of resource materials enabling the user to select language tasks that can be tailored to the...

    Published September 29th 1992 by Psychology Press

  8. A Handbook of Neuropsychological Assessment

    By John Crawford, Dennis Parker

    Edited by William McKinlay

    This is a wide-ranging text concerned with the principles and practice of neuropsychological assessment in the adult. It combines a flexible hypothesis testing approach to assessment with information on specialized test batteries. The book covers the major areas of memory, language, perception,...

    Published September 20th 1992 by Psychology Press

  9. Child Care in Context

    Cross-cultural Perspectives

    Edited by Michael E. Lamb, Kathleen J. Sternberg, Carl-Philip Hwang, Anders G. Broberg

    Child care is an integral part of the web of influences and experiences that shape children's development. Utilizing an interdisciplinary approach that covers both historic and economic contexts, this unique book characterizes child care in 18 countries on five continents. Specific historical roots...

    Published August 31st 1992 by Psychology Press

  10. The Construction of Social Judgments

    Edited by Leonard L. Martin, Abraham Tesser

    Series: Cog Studies Grp of the Inst for Behavioral Research at UGA

    Researchers have been addressing social judgment from a cognitive perspective for more than 15 years. Within recent years, however, it has become increasingly clear that many of the models and assumptions initially adopted are in need of revision. The chapters in this volume point out where the...

    Published August 31st 1992 by Psychology Press