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  1. Information-Processing Channels in the Tactile Sensory System

    A Psychophysical and Physiological Analysis

    By George A. Gescheider, John H. Wright, Ronald T. Verrillo

    Series: Scientific Psychology Series

    Information-Processing Channels in the Tactile Sensory System addresses the fundamental question of whether sensory channels, similar to those known to operate in vision and audition, also operate in the sense of touch. Based on the results of psychophysical and neurophysiological experimentation...

    Published December 17th 2008 by Psychology Press

  2. Mating Intelligence

    Sex, Relationships, and the Mind's Reproductive System

    Edited by Glenn Geher, Geoffrey Miller

    Human intelligence is sexually attractive, and strongly predicts the success of sexual relationships, but the behavioral sciences have usually ignored the interface between intelligence and mating. This is the first serious scholarly effort to explore that interface, by examining both universal and...

    Published July 20th 2007 by Psychology Press

  3. Psychophysiology

    Human Behavior and Physiological Response, 5th Edition

    By John L. Andreassi

    As new technology fuels the rapid growth of research in psychophysiology, it is essential that those new to the field receive a comprehensive introduction. Psychophysiology: Human Behavior and Physiological Response provides students with elementary information regarding the anatomy and physiology...

    Published September 19th 2006 by Psychology Press

  4. Relational Psychophysics in Humans and Animals

    A Comparative-Developmental Approach

    By Viktor Sarris

    Relational Psychophysics in Humans and Animals offers a comprehensive and integrated overview of the often fragmented field of psychophysics. It introduces key concepts in psychophysics and clearly summarises and illustrates the central issues through telling examples. It combines empirical...

    Published May 11th 2006 by Psychology Press

  5. The Dyslexic Brain

    New Pathways in Neuroscience Discovery

    Edited by Glenn D. Rosen

    Series: Extraordinary Brain Series

    The Dyslexic Brain: New Pathways in Neuroscience Discovery offers a state-of-the art examination of the neural components and functions involved in reading and in the possible sources of breakdown. Suggestions for intervention are introduced throughout the book. The book is based on...

    Published January 24th 2006 by Psychology Press

  6. The Connections Between Language and Reading Disabilities

    Edited by Hugh W. Catts, Alan G. Kamhi

    This is an edited book based on papers presented at a 2003 invitee-only conference under the sponsorship of the Merrill Advanced Studies Center of the University of Kansas. The participants were prominent scholars in the areas of language and reading, and have research programs funded by NIH and...

    Published December 27th 2004 by Psychology Press

  7. BIOS Instant Notes in Physiological Psychology

    By Hugh Wagner, Kevin Silber

    Series: Instant Notes

    Instant Notes in Physiological Psychology provides a succinct overview of the key topics in physiological psychology, providing easy access to the core information in the field. Although physiological psychology is a required component of most degrees, the authors recognise that many students...

    Published April 29th 2004 by Taylor & Francis

  8. Advances of Psychological Science in China

    A Special Issue of the International Journal of Psychology

    Edited by Houcan Zhang

    Series: Special Issues of the International Journal of Psychology

    The International Journal of Psychology's special issue, Advances of Psychological Science in China, represents a unique perspective on psychology and psychological issues. Psychology in China witnessed dramatic progress during the last several decades after China's Cultural Revolution. Reported in...

    Published February 5th 2004 by Psychology Press

  9. Motivation and Emotion

    By Philip Gorman

    Series: Routledge Modular Psychology

    Motivation and Emotion provides an explanation of emotional experience and aspects of human behaviour using psychological, physiological and alternative approaches. The brain mechanisms that govern motivations are discussed and questions such as 'Why don't we eat ourselves to death?' and 'How do we...

    Published December 18th 2003 by Routledge

  10. Essential Biological Psychology

    By G Neil Martin, G Neil Martin

    Series: Essential Psychology

    The Essential Psychology Series bridges the gap between simple introductory texts aimed at pre-university students and higher level textbooks for upper level undergraduates. Each volume in the series is designed to provide concise yet up-to-date descriptions of the major areas of psychology for...

    Published May 30th 2003 by Routledge