Skip to Content

Books by Subject

Cognitive Psychology Books

You are currently browsing 11–20 of 1,617 new and published books in the subject of Cognitive Psychology — sorted by publish date from newer books to older books.

For books that are not yet published; please browse forthcoming books.

New and Published Books – Page 2

  1. 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 June 25th 2015 by Psychology Press

  2. Saying, Seeing and Acting

    The Psychological Semantics of Spatial Prepositions

    By Kenny R. Coventry, Simon C. Garrod

    Our use of spatial prepositions carries an implicit understanding of the functional relationships both between objects themselves and human interaction with those objects.This is the thesis rigorously explicated in Saying, Seeing and Acting. It aims to account not only for our theoretical...

    Published June 25th 2015 by Psychology Press

  3. Implicit Learning and Consciousness

    An Empirical, Philosophical and Computational Consensus in the Making

    Edited by Axel Cleeremans, Robert French

    Can you learn without knowing it? This controversial and much debated question forms the basis of this collection of essays as the authors discuss whether the measurable changes in behaviour that result from learning can ever remain entirely unconscious. Three issues central to the topic of...

    Published June 25th 2015 by Psychology Press

  4. Visuo-spatial Working Memory and Individual Differences

    By Cesare Cornoldi, Tomaso Vecchi

    In this timely and comprehensive text, Cesare Cornoldi and Tomaso Vecchi describe their recently developed experimental approach to the investigation of visuo-spatial cognition, based upon the analysis of individual differences. A review of the most influential theoretical advances in the study of...

    Published June 25th 2015 by Psychology Press

  5. Superportraits

    Caricatures and Recognition

    By Gillian Rhodes

    As Nixon's unpopularity increased during Watergate, his nose and jowls grew to impossible proportions in published caricatures. Yet the caricatures remained instantly recognizable. Caricatures can even be superportraits, with the paradoxical quality of being more like the face than the face...

    Published June 25th 2015 by Psychology Press

  6. Connectionist Modelling in Cognitive Neuropsychology: A Case Study

    A Special Issue of Cognitive Neuropsychology

    By David C. Plaut, Tim Shallice

    Computational models offer tools for exploring the nature of human cognitive processes. In connectionist, neural network, or parallel distributed processing models, information processing takes the form of cooperative and competitive interactions among many simple, neuron-like processing units....

    Published June 25th 2015 by Psychology Press

  7. Cognitive Models Of Speech Processing

    The Second Sperlonga Meeting

    Edited by Gerry Altmann, Richard Shillcock

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

    Published June 25th 2015 by Psychology Press

  8. Mental Models and the Interpretation of Anaphora

    By Alan Garnham

    The interpretation of anaphora - how we interpret expressions such as definite pronouns (he, she, it) and verbal elliptical phrases (such as "did so, too") in the course of ordinary conversation or reading - is an important aspect of language comprehension. In this book the author examines the...

    Published June 25th 2015 by Psychology Press

  9. Culture and Emotion

    A Special Issue of Cognition and Emotion

    Edited by Agneta Fischer, Anthony Manstead

    For the past three decades theorizing and research on the relationship between culture and emotion has tended to concentrate on the seemingly straightforward issue of whether or not emotions are universal. This was reflected in a dispute in which it seemed only possible to choose between the two...

    Published June 25th 2015 by Psychology Press

  10. Semantic Knowledge and Semantic Representations

    A Special Issue of Memory

    By Rosaleen A. McCarthy

    What is the basis of our ability to assign meanings to words or to objects? Such questions have, until recently, been regarded as lying within the province of philosophy and linguistics rather than psychology. However, recent advances in psychology and neuropsychology have led to the development of...

    Published June 25th 2015 by Psychology Press