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  1. Rules of the Mind

    By John R. Anderson

    Related to the earlier well-known ACT production system theory, this book's basic goal is to present evidence for the psychological reality of a production system model of mind. Distinguished from the original theory in three ways, this volume uses the rational analyses of Anderson (1990) to...

    Published June 1st 1993 by Psychology Press

  2. Sound & Hearing

    A Conceptual Introduction

    By R. Duncan Luce

    The major aim of this book is to introduce the ways in which scientists approach and think about a phenomenon -- hearing -- that intersects three quite different disciplines: the physics of sound sources and the propagation of sound through air and other materials, the anatomy and physiology of the...

    Published June 1st 1993 by Psychology Press

  3. Predictive Inference

    By Seymour Geisser

    Series: Chapman & Hall/CRC Monographs on Statistics & Applied Probability

    The author's research has been directed towards inference involving observables rather than parameters. In this book, he brings together his views on predictive or observable inference and its advantages over parametric inference. While the book discusses a variety of approaches to prediction...

    Published June 1st 1993 by Chapman and Hall/CRC

  4. The Child as Thinker

    The Development and Acquisition of Cognition in Childhood

    By Sara Meadows

    First published in 1993. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company....

    Published May 27th 1993 by Routledge

  5. Literacy and Language Analysis

    Edited by Robert J. Scholes

    This volume investigates the interconnections between language and literacy in terms of the structures of language as well as the linguistic contexts of literacy. The work for this book was generated in order to focus on studies of the acquisition and impact of literacy on traditional assertions of...

    Published May 1st 1993 by Routledge

  6. Development in Context

    Acting and Thinking in Specific Environments

    Edited by Robert H. Wozniak, Kurt W. Fischer

    Series: Jean Piaget Symposia Series

    In this volume leading developmentalists address the question of how children's thinking develops in context by drawing on the theories of Vygotsky, Gibson, and Piaget. Analyses of the ecology and the dynamics of behavior have become popular, emphasizing the particulars of people acting in specific...

    Published May 1st 1993 by Psychology Press

  7. Modeling Creativity and Knowledge-Based Creative Design

    Edited by John S. Gero, Mary Lou Maher

    Over the last decade research into design processes utilizing ideas and models drawn from artificial intelligence has resulted in a better understanding of design -- particularly routine design -- as a process. Indeed, most of the current research activity directly or indirectly deals only with...

    Published May 1st 1993 by Psychology Press

  8. Neural Network Computing for the Electric Power Industry

    Proceedings of the 1992 Inns Summer Workshop

    Edited by Dejan J. Sobajic

    Series: INNS Series of Texts, Monographs, and Proceedings Series

    Power system computing with neural networks is one of the fastest growing fields in the history of power system engineering. Since 1988, a considerable amount of work has been done in investigating computing capabilities of neural networks and understanding their relevance to providing efficient...

    Published May 1st 1993 by Psychology Press

  9. Research and Development Statistics

    By R.A. Wilson, D.L. Bosworth, A. Young

    Reviews of United Kingdom Statistical Sources are comprehensive and authoritative surveys of the economic and social statistics for the United Kingdom. They are indispensable to anyone who needs to gain a thorough understanding of the sources for the study of the area under consideration. This...

    Published April 29th 1993 by Chapman and Hall/CRC

  10. Psychology in Prisons

    By Pamela Baldwin, David Cooke, Jacqueline Howison

    Psychology in Prisons illustrates how a knowledge of psychological principles can lead to a better understanding of the prison environment and the problems that occur within it. The authors show how psychology can be used to increase understanding of prisoners and to deal with day-to-day problems...

    Published April 22nd 1993 by Routledge