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You are currently browsing 11–20 of 25 new and published books in the subject of Attention — sorted by publish date from newer books to older books.

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  1. Attentional Capture

    A Special Issue of Visual Cognition

    Edited by Bradley S. Gibson, Charles Folk, Jan Theeuwes, Alan Kingstone

    Series: Special Issues of Visual Cognition

    The notion that certain mental or physical events can capture attention has been one of the most enduring topics in the study of attention owing to the importance of understanding how goal-directed and stimulus-driven processes interact in perception and cognition. Despite the clear theoretical and...

    Published April 15th 2008 by Psychology Press

  2. Inhibitory After-Effects in Spatial Processing: Experimental and Theoretical Issues on Inhibition of Return

    A Special Issue of Cognitive Neuropsychology

    Edited by Paolo Bartolomeo, Juan Lupiáñez

    Series: Special Issues of Cognitive Neuropsychology

    When responding to a suddenly appearing stimulus, we are slower and/or less accurate when the stimulus occurs at the same location of a previous event, as compared to when it appears in a new location. This phenomenon, often called Inhibition of Return (IOR), has fostered a huge amount of research...

    Published October 4th 2006 by Psychology Press

  3. Integrative Views on Dual-task Costs

    A Special Issue of the European Journal of Cognitive Psychology

    Edited by Guido P.H Band, Pierre Jolicoeur

    Series: Special Issues of the Journal of Cognitive Psychology

    It is well known that the capacity for both simultaneous and rapid sequential information processing is limited. In the past two decades, at least four different approaches for the investigation and explanation of dual-task interference have developed. Surprisingly, these developments have taken...

    Published July 12th 2006 by Psychology Press

  4. The Psychology of Attention

    2nd Edition

    By Elizabeth Styles, Elizabeth Styles

    Research on attention has evolved dramatically in recent years. There are now many new ways of studying how we are able to select some aspects for processing, whilst ignoring others, and how we are able to combine tasks, learn skills and make intentional actions. Attention is increasingly seen as a...

    Published May 31st 2006 by Psychology Press

  5. Attention, Perception and Memory

    An Integrated Introduction

    By Elizabeth Styles

    Series: Psychology Focus

    Although attention, perception and memory are identifiable components of the human cognitive system, this book argues that for a complete understanding of any of them it is necessary to appreciate the way they interact and depend on one another. Using close examination of experiments, studies of...

    Published February 9th 2005 by Psychology Press

  6. Attention

    A Neuropsychological Approach

    By Antony Ward

    Series: Psychology Focus

    Attention: A Neuropsychological Approach provides a fascinating overview of the neuropsychological aspects of attention, revealing how we select our information, divide our attention and control our focus of interest. Through fully integrating cognitive neuropsychological perspectives on attention,...

    Published November 10th 2004 by Psychology Press

  7. Attention, Genes and ADHD

    Edited by Florence Levy, David Hay

    Recent advances in genetic methodology are providing important aetiological and developmental information to the growing literature on Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD) and related conditions. Attention, Genes and ADHD is the first book to review and integrate both behaviour-genetic...

    Published November 13th 2002 by Psychology Press

  8. Attention and Pattern Recognition

    By Nick Lund, Nick Lund

    Series: Routledge Modular Psychology

    Whilst attention is a term commonly used in everyday life, for many years psychologists have struggled in their attempts to explain what it actually means. Attention and Pattern Recognition introduces the main psychological research on attention and the methods that have been used to study it. It...

    Published April 25th 2001 by Routledge

  9. Imagery, Language and Visuo-Spatial Thinking

    Edited by Michel Denis, Robert Logie, Cesare Cornoldo, Manuel de Vega, Johannes EngelKamp

    Series: Current Issues in Thinking and Reasoning

    Imagery, Language and Visuo-Spatial Thinking discusses the remarkable human ability to use mental imagery in everyday life: from helping plan actions and routes to aiding creative thinking; from making sense of and remembering our immediate environment to generating pictures in our minds from...

    Published December 20th 2000 by Psychology Press

  10. Human Performance

    Cognition, Stress and Individual Differences

    By D. Roy Davies, Gerald Matthews, Rob B. Stammers, Steve J. Westerman

    Human Performance provides the student and researcher with a comprehensive and accessible review of performance, in the real world and essential cognitive science theory.Four main sections cover both theoretical and practical issues: Section One outlines the perspectives on performance offered by...

    Published August 23rd 2000 by Psychology Press

Forthcoming Books

  1. Cognitive Psychology: Classic Edition
    By Ulric Neisser
    To Be Published November 25th 2014
  2. Cognitive Modeling in Perception and Memory: A Festschrift for Richard M. Shiffrin
    Edited by J G W Raaijmakers, Robert Goldstone, Mark Steyvers, Amy Criss, Robert Nosofsky
    To Be Published February 19th 2015
  3. Attention
    By Nick Lund
    To Be Published April 14th 2015
  4. Big Data in Cognitive Science
    Edited by Michael N. Jones
    To Be Published May 31st 2015
  5. Attention
    Edited by Shaun P. Vecera
    To Be Published July 31st 2015

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