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  1. Toward a Unified Theory of Problem Solving

    Views From the Content Domains

    Edited by Mike U. Smith

    One of the most active fields of educational research in recent years has been the investigation of problem-solving performance. Two opposing views of current research -- one suggesting that there are more differences than similarities within different domains, and the other stating that there is...

    Published September 30th 1990 by Routledge

  2. Basic Processes in Reading

    Visual Word Recognition

    Edited by Derek Besner, Glyn W. Humphreys

    The chapters in this new book span the range of reading processes from early visual analysis to semantic influences on word identification, thus providing a state-of-the-art summary of current work and offering important contributions to prospective reading research. Basic Processes in Reading...

    Published September 30th 1990 by Routledge

  3. Cognitive Ethology

    Essays in Honor of Donald R. Griffin

    Edited by Carolyn A. Ristau, Peter Marler

    Series: Comparative Cognition and Neuroscience Series

    This collection of essays was written by former students, associates, admirers, critics and friends of Donald R. Griffin -- the creator of cognitive ethology. Stimulated by his work, this volume presents ideas and experiments in the field of cognitive ethology -- the exploration of the mental...

    Published September 30th 1990 by Psychology Press

  4. Cognitive Ethology

    Essays in Honor of Donald R. Griffin

    Edited by Peter Marler, Carolyn A. Ristau

    Series: Comparative Cognition and Neuroscience Series

    This collection of essays was written by former students, associates, admirers, critics and friends of Donald R. Griffin -- the creator of cognitive ethology. Stimulated by his work, this volume presents ideas and experiments in the field of cognitive ethology -- the exploration of the mental...

    Published September 30th 1990 by Psychology Press

  5. Culture and Cognitive Development

    Studies in Mathematical Understanding

    By Geoffrey B. Saxe

    Researchers examining children's mathematics acquisition are now questioning the belief that children learn mathematics principally through formalized, in-school mathematics education. There is increasing evidence that children gain mathematical understanding through their participation in...

    Published September 30th 1990 by Psychology Press

  6. Child and Adolescent Disorders

    Developmental and Health Psychology Perspectives

    Edited by Sam B. Morgan, Theresa M. Okwumabua, Sam Morgan

    This book offers empirically based approaches to assessment, treatment, and prevention of certain childhood disorders encountered by psychologists and other practitioners in child clinical and pediatric psychology settings. In so doing, it views disorders from a developmental and health psychology...

    Published September 30th 1990 by Psychology Press

  7. Pubertal Maturation in Female Development

    By H†kan Stattin, David Magnusson, Hakan Stattin

    Series: Paths Through Life Series

    Research on physical maturity has demonstrated conclusively that the assumption of an age-homogenous development does not always hold true. This volume presents a biosocial model focusing on the role of individual differences in biological maturation to be used as a framework for empirical studies...

    Published September 30th 1990 by Psychology Press

  8. Language Comprehension As Structure Building

    By Morton Ann Gernsbacher

    This book presents a new theoretical framework -- what Gernsbacher calls the Structure Building Framework -- for understanding language comprehension in particular, and cognitive processing in general. According to this framework, the goal in comprehending both linguistic and nonlinguistic...

    Published September 30th 1990 by Psychology Press

  9. Cultural Communication and Intercultural Contact

    Edited by Donal Carbaugh

    Series: Routledge Communication Series

    How is cultural identity accomplished interactively? What happens when different cultural identities contact one another? This book presents a series of papers, from classic essays to original expositions, which respond to these questions. The view of communication offered here -- rather than...

    Published September 30th 1990 by Routledge

  10. Ratio Scaling of Psychological Magnitude

    In Honor of the Memory of S.s. Stevens

    By Stanley J. Bolanowski, Stanley J. Bolanowski

    Edited by Stanley J. Bolanowski, Jr., George A. Gescheider

    Presenting the proceedings of a conference held at Syracuse University in honor of S.S. Stevens, a pioneer in the scaling of sensory magnitudes and the originator of the method of magnitude estimation, this volume brings together the work of 20 authorities on the procedures of ratio scaling. These...

    Published September 30th 1990 by Psychology Press