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  1. Cognitive Psychology

    Classic Edition

    By Ulric Neisser

    Series: Psychology Press & Routledge Classic Editions

    First published in 1967, this seminal volume by Ulric Neisser was the first attempt at a comprehensive and accessible survey of Cognitive Psychology; as such, it provided the field with its first true textbook. Its chapters are organized so that they began with stimulus information that came '...

    Published December 11th 2014 by Psychology Press

  2. Handbook of Learning and Cognitive Processes (Volume 4)

    Attention and Memory

    Edited by William K. Estes

    Series: Handbook of Learning and Cognitive Processes

    Originally published in 1976, this is Volume 4 of a series that reflected the current state of the field at the time. In this title the focus shifts to modern developments in cognitive psychology. The emphasis is primarily on attention and short-term memory, as these concepts came to be understood...

    Published June 8th 2014 by Psychology Press

  3. Short-term Visual Information Forgetting (PLE: Memory)

    By A.H.C. van der Heijden

    Series: Psychology Library Editions: Memory

    When this title was originally published in 1981, the information processing approach to perception and memory was dominant in experimental psychology, and the research reported here had major implications for future development. After exploring the shortcomings of earlier work in this field, the...

    Published April 23rd 2014 by Psychology Press

  4. New Directions in Memory and Aging (PLE: Memory)

    Proceedings of the George A. Talland Memorial Conference

    Edited by Leonard W. Poon, James Fozard, Laird S. Cermak, David Arenberg, Larry W. Thompson

    Series: Psychology Library Editions: Memory

    Originally published in 1980, this book contains the proceedings from a memorial conference held in honour of George A. Talland, who made a significant contribution to the area of memory and aging. The major objective of the volume was to stimulate research towards a more comprehensive...

    Published April 23rd 2014 by Psychology Press

  5. In Defence of Empirical Psychology (Psychology Revivals)

    By D. E. Broadbent

    Series: Psychology Revivals

    Originally published in 1973, this book contains the 1971 William James Lectures at Harvard, the first by that name to be given by a British psychologist. In addition, there are reprints of four shorter lectures which had not been easily available before. Together the resulting collection gave a...

    Published October 29th 2013 by Psychology Press

  6. Applied Neuropsychology of Attention

    Theory, Diagnosis and Rehabilitation

    Edited by Michel Leclercq, Peter Zimmermann

    The concept of attention in academic psychology has been treated with varying degrees of importance over the years. From playing a key role in the 19th century, it was discarded in the first half of the 20th century, as clinical psychologists claimed it was superfluous to the essential subconscious...

    Published October 15th 2013 by Psychology Press

  7. Attention in Action

    Advances from Cognitive Neuroscience

    Edited by Glyn Humphreys, Jane Riddoch

    Series: Advances in Behavioural Brain Science

    Over the past forty years much work has assessed how attention modulates perception, but relatively little work has evaluated the role of attention in action. This is despite the fact that recent research indicates that the relation between attention and action is a crucial factor in human...

    Published May 6th 2013 by Psychology Press

  8. Information Processing, Affect and Psychopathology

    A Special Issue of the Journal of Cognitive Psychology

    Edited by Nazanin Derakshan, Ernst Koster

    Series: Special Issues of the Journal of Cognitive Psychology

    This special issue is a tribute to Michael W. Eysenck, a distinguished pioneer in the field of cognition and emotion, and the founding editor of the Journal of Cognitive Psychology. It consists of a collection of theoretical as well as empirical papers by eminent scholars who have led the field of...

    Published January 23rd 2012 by Psychology Press

  9. Attention, Representation, and Human Performance

    Integration of Cognition, Emotion, and Motivation

    Edited by Slim Masmoudi, David Yun Dai, Abdelmajid Naceur

    This volume presents a rare occasion where scholars from Europe, North Africa and North America share their research programs and findings revolving around an important theme: integration. Despite different research foci and methodologies, there is a strong consensus that we need to understand a...

    Published November 15th 2011 by Psychology Press

  10. Emotional States, Attention, and Working Memory

    A Special Issue of Cognition & Emotion

    Edited by Nazanin Derakhshan, Michael Eysenck

    Series: Special Issues of Cognition and Emotion

    This Special Issue is concerned with the effects of three emotional states (positive affect; anxiety; and depression) on performance. More specifically, the contributors focus on the potential mediating effects of attention and of executive processes of working memory. The evidence discussed...

    Published March 24th 2010 by Psychology Press