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  1. Ecological Approaches to Cognition

    Essays in Honor of Ulric Neisser

    Edited by Eugene Winograd, Robyn Fivush, William Hirst

    In the context of an Emory Symposium on Cognition honoring the enormous contributions to cognitive psychology of Ulric Neisser, this book brings together ecological approaches to various aspects of cognition and its development. Well-known former students and colleagues of Neisser articulate their...

    Published May 7th 2015 by Psychology Press

  2. The Development of Autism

    Perspectives From Theory and Research

    Edited by Jacob A. Burack, Tony Charman

    Dedicated to the memory and work of Lisa Capps, this volume is a forum for scholars and practitioners interested in the typical and atypical development of persons with autism. Each chapter is focused on theoretical considerations and the empirical evidence regarding a specific aspect of...

    Published May 7th 2015 by Routledge

  3. Applying Social Cognition to Consumer-Focused Strategy

    Edited by Frank R. Kardes, Paul M. Herr

    Applying Social Cognition to Consumer-Focused Strategy, a book in the Advertising and Consumer Psychology series sponsored by the Society for Consumer Psychology, focuses on the most important recent developments at the interface of social cognition and marketing, and develops integrative...

    Published May 7th 2015 by Psychology Press

  4. Collective Memory of Political Events

    Social Psychological Perspectives

    Edited by James W. Pennebaker, Dar¡o Paez

    Research in collective memory is a relatively new area capturing the interest of scholars in social psychology, memory, sociology, and anthropology. The core idea is that collective attitudes and behaviors are created and shared through common experiences and communication among a cohort of people....

    Published May 7th 2015 by Psychology Press

  5. Individual and Group Decision Making

    Current Issues

    Edited by N. John Castellan

    The idea for this volume took root during a recent annual convention of the American Psychological Association. The contributors share a common vision of research in their particular area and have had an opportunity to debate and clarify their ideas. Taken as a whole, the fifteen chapters provide...

    Published May 7th 2015 by Psychology Press

  6. Memory Search By A Memorist

    By Charles P. Thompson, Thaddeus M. Cowan

    This book describes the first comprehensive experimental research program on an individual who exhibits exceptional memory. Rajan Mahadevan, the subject of these investigations, won a place in the Guinness Book of Records for reciting pi to 31,811 decimal places, can learn matrices up to size 20 X...

    Published May 7th 2015 by Psychology Press

  7. Proceedings of the International Workshop on Applications of Neural Networks to Telecommunications

    Edited by Joshua Alspector, Rodney Goodman

    The world is witnessing the rapid evolution of its own nervous system by an unparalleled growth in communication technology. Like the evolution of the nervous systems in animals, this growth is being driven by a survival-of-the-fittest-mechanism. In telecommunications, the entities that fuel this...

    Published May 7th 2015 by Psychology Press

  8. Human Abilities

    Their Nature and Measurement

    Edited by Ian Dennis, Patrick Tapsfield

    This volume brings together many of the leading researchers on human intelligence and cognition to address issues including definition, measurement, and instructional design. Its publication is a result of the Inaugural Spearman Seminar recently held at the University of Plymouth -- a seminar that...

    Published May 7th 2015 by Psychology Press

  9. Mathematical Perspectives on Neural Networks

    Edited by Paul Smolensky, Michael C. Mozer

    Recent years have seen an explosion of new mathematical results on learning and processing in neural networks. This body of results rests on a breadth of mathematical background which even few specialists possess. In a format intermediate between a textbook and a collection of research articles,...

    Published May 7th 2015 by Psychology Press

  10. Conceptions of the Human Mind

    Essays in Honor of George A. Miller

    Edited by Gilbert Harman

    This volume is a direct result of a conference held at Princeton University to honor George A. Miller, an extraordinary psychologist. A distinguished panel of speakers from various disciplines -- psychology, philosophy, neuroscience and artificial intelligence -- were challenged to respond to Dr....

    Published May 7th 2015 by Psychology Press