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  1. Comprehension Processes in Reading

    Edited by David A. Balota, G.B. Flores d'Arcais, Keith Rayner

    Comprehension Processes in Reading addresses the interrelationship among several areas relevant to understanding how people comprehend text. The contributors focus on the on-line processes associated with text understanding rather than simply with the product of that comprehension -- what people...

    Published June 1st 1990 by Routledge

  2. Perception and Control of Self-motion

    Edited by Rik Warren, Alexander H. Wertheim, Alexander H. Wertheim

    This book presents studies of self-motion by an international group of basic and applied researchers including biologists, psychologists, comparative physiologists, kinesiologists, aerospace and control engineers, physicians, and physicists. Academia is well represented and accounts for most of the...

    Published June 1st 1990 by Psychology Press

  3. Children's Strategies

    Contemporary Views of Cognitive Development

    Edited by David F. Bjorklund

    One of the issues central to both classic and contemporary theories of cognitive development is children's goal-directed behavior, which is typically investigated in terms of strategies. This book brings together in one volume the latest research and theory regarding the development of children's...

    Published June 1st 1990 by Psychology Press

  4. The Adaptive Character of Thought

    By John R. Anderson

    Series: Studies in Cognition

    This important volume examines the phenomena of cognition from an adaptive perspective. Rather than adhering to the typical practice in cognitive psychology of trying to predict behavior from a model of cognitive mechanisms, this book develops a number of models that successfully predict behavior...

    Published June 1st 1990 by Psychology Press

  5. Dimensions of Thinking and Cognitive Instruction

    Edited by Beau Fly Jones, Lorna Idol

    By establishing a conceptual framework and a common language for educators to work together, this volume attempts to answer the challenge facing all teachers -- how can students improve the quality of their thinking? Methods of strengthening the thought process include: helping students learn to...

    Published May 1st 1990 by Routledge

  6. Creating A Memory of Causal Relationships

    An Integration of Empirical and Explanation-based Learning Methods

    By Michael J. Pazzani

    This book presents a theory of learning new causal relationships by making use of perceived regularities in the environment, general knowledge of causality, and existing causal knowledge. Integrating ideas from the psychology of causation and machine learning, the author introduces a new learning...

    Published May 1st 1990 by Psychology Press

  7. Narrative Thought and Narrative Language

    Edited by Bruce K. Britton, Anthony D. Pellegrini

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

    Since before the dawn of history, people have been telling stories to each other and to themselves. Thus stories are at the root of human experience. This volume describes empirical investigations by Jerome Bruner, Wallace Chafe, David Olson, and others on the relationship between stories and...

    Published May 1st 1990 by Psychology Press

  8. The Motor Impaired Child

    By Mrs Myra Tingle, Myra Tingle

    The Motor Impaired Child provides a wealth of information and practical guidance for teachers on both the social and educational implications of impairment. Issues covered include working with parents, physical disability in childhood, and the problems posed by limited mobility. Practical advice...

    Published April 17th 1990 by Routledge

  9. Reasoning, Necessity, and Logic

    Developmental Perspectives

    Edited by Willis F. Overton

    Series: Jean Piaget Symposia Series

    A presentation of current work that systematically explores and articulates the nature, origin and development of reasoning, this volume's primary aim is to describe and examine contemporary theory and research findings on the topic of deductive reasoning. Many contributors believe concepts such as...

    Published April 1st 1990 by Psychology Press

  10. Creating A Memory of Causal Relationships

    An Integration of Empirical and Explanation-based Learning Methods

    By Michael J. Pazzani

    This book presents a theory of learning new causal relationships by making use of perceived regularities in the environment, general knowledge of causality, and existing causal knowledge. Integrating ideas from the psychology of causation and machine learning, the author introduces a new learning...

    Published April 1st 1990 by Psychology Press