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  1. The Content, Structure, and Operation of Thought Systems

    Advances in Social Cognition, Volume Iv

    Edited by Robert S. Wyer, Jr., Thomas K. Srull

    Series: Advances in Social Cognition Series

    If anyone deserves the title "father of social cognition," it is William J. McGuire who, along with his wife and colleague Claire V. McGuire, has written the target article for this volume. The culmination of many years of work, the article discusses their highly developed theory of human thought...

    Published September 1st 1991 by Psychology Press

  2. Biological and Behavioral Determinants of Language Development

    Edited by Norman A. Krasnegor, Duane M. Rumbaugh, Richard L. Schiefelbusch, Michael Studdert-Kennedy

    This book presents a current, interdisciplinary perspective on language requisites from both a biological/comparative perspective and from a developmental/learning perspective. Perspectives regarding language and language acquisition are advanced by scientists of various backgrounds -- speech,...

    Published September 1st 1991 by Psychology Press

  3. Artificial Believers

    The Ascription of Belief

    By Afzal Ballim, Yorick Wilks

    Modeling of individual beliefs is essential to the computer understanding of natural languages. Phenomena at all levels -- syntactic, semantic, and pragmatic -- cannot be fully analyzed in the absence of models of a hearer and of the hearer's model of other believers. The heart of this text is the...

    Published September 1st 1991 by Psychology Press

  4. Cognition in Close Relationships

    Edited by Garth J.O. Fletcher, Frank D. Fincham

    The past decade has witnessed an explosion of interest and research on close relationships and social cognition. In both areas, numerous handbooks, textbooks, and journal articles have been published. However, it is the editors' impression that although cognitive theories and concepts have filtered...

    Published September 1st 1991 by Psychology Press

  5. Philosophy and Connectionist Theory

    Edited by William Ramsey, David E. Rumelhart, Stephen P. Stich

    Series: Developments in Connectionist Theory Series

    The philosophy of cognitive science has recently become one of the most exciting and fastest growing domains of philosophical inquiry and analysis. Until the early 1980s, nearly all of the models developed treated cognitive processes -- like problem solving, language comprehension, memory, and...

    Published September 1st 1991 by Psychology Press

  6. The Psychology of Touch

    By Morton A. Heller, Morton A. Heller

    Edited by Morton A. Heller, William Schiff

    Designed to make research on touch understandable to those not specifically involved in tactile research, this book provides broad coverage of the field. It includes material on sensory physiology and psychophysics, thermal sensibility, pain, pattern participation, sensory aids, and tactile...

    Published September 1st 1991 by Psychology Press

  7. Complex Problem Solving

    Principles and Mechanisms

    Edited by Robert J. Sternberg, Peter A. Frensch

    Although complex problem solving has emerged as a field of psychology in its own right, the literature is, for the most part, widely scattered, and often so technical that it is inaccessible to non-experts. This unique book provides a comprehensive, in-depth, and accessible introduction to the...

    Published August 1st 1991 by Psychology Press

  8. Proceedings of the Thirteenth Annual Conference of the Cognitive Science Society

    Edited by Kristian J. Hammond, Dedre Gentner

    First published in 1991. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company....

    Published August 1st 1991 by Psychology Press

  9. Directors of Development

    Influences on the Development of Children's Thinking

    Edited by Lynn Okagaki, Robert J. Sternberg

    Generally speaking, books on cognitive development either focus on internal mechanisms without giving much attention or credence to the external world, or emphasize a contextual approach without considering genetic and other biological factors. This unique volume considers influences from within...

    Published July 1st 1991 by Psychology Press

  10. Lexical Acquisition

    Exploiting On-line Resources To Build A Lexicon

    Edited by Uri Zernik

    On-line information -- and free text in particular -- has emerged as a major, yet unexploited, resource available in raw form. Available, but not accessible. The lexicon provides the major key for enabling accessibility to on-line text. The expert contributors to this book explore the range of...

    Published July 1st 1991 by Psychology Press