Skip to Content

Books by Subject

Cognitive Science Books

You are currently browsing 41–50 of 531 new and published books in the subject of Cognitive Science — 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 5

  1. Neural Theories of Mind

    Why the Mind-Brain Problem May Never Be Solved

    By William R. Uttal

    In this fascinating book, William R. Uttal raises the possibility that, however much we learn about the anatomy and physiology of the brain and psychology, we may never be able to cross the final bridge explaining how the mind is produced by the brain. Three main classes of mind-brain theory are...

    Published June 8th 2014 by Psychology Press

  2. Human Learning and Memory

    Advances in Theory and Applications: The 4th Tsukuba International Conference on Memory

    Edited by Chizuko Izawa, Nobuo Ohta

    This text celebrates the fourth Tsukuba International Conference on Memory (Tic4) held in January of 2003, by setting forth productive directions for memory researchers and human learning theorists around the world. It presents fascinating perspectives on progress, and future prospects for models,...

    Published June 8th 2014 by Psychology Press

  3. Creativity Across Domains

    Faces of the Muse

    Edited by James C. Kaufman, John Baer

    Creativity Across Domains: Faces of the Muse sorts through the sometimes-confusing theoretical diversity that domain specificity has spawned. It also brings together writers who have studied creative thinkers in different areas, such as the various arts, sciences, and communication/leadership. Each...

    Published June 8th 2014 by Psychology Press

  4. Intuition in Judgment and Decision Making

    Edited by Henning Plessner, Cornelia Betsch, Tilmann Betsch

    The central goal of this volume is to bring the learning perspective into the discussion of intuition in judgment and decision making. The book gathers recent work on intuitive decision making that goes beyond the current dominant heuristic processing perspective. However, that does not mean that...

    Published May 29th 2014 by Psychology Press

  5. Human Cognitive Abilities in Theory and Practice

    Edited by John J. McArdle, Richard W. Woodcock

    Research on human cognitive abilities has a long history in psychology and education, and has been widely applied to practical problems in schools, clinics, and employment settings. This book explores the historical background and current views of how human intelligence manifests itself in...

    Published May 29th 2014 by Psychology Press

  6. Processing of Medical information in Aging Patients

    Cognitive and Human Factors Perspectives

    Edited by Roger W. Morrell, Kim Shifren, Denise Park, Denise Park

    This volume focuses on understanding the impact of age-related decline in cognitive abilities on medical decisions and compliance with medical instructions. It examines how medical information and the medical environment can be restructured to accommodate the decreased cognitive function associated...

    Published May 15th 2014 by Psychology Press

  7. Control of Human Behavior, Mental Processes, and Consciousness

    Essays in Honor of the 60th Birthday of August Flammer

    Edited by Walter J. Perrig, Alexander Grob

    In this book, an international group of leading scientists present perspectives on the control of human behavior, awareness, consciousness, and the meaning and function of perceived control or self-efficacy in people's lives. The book breaks down the barriers between subdisciplines, and thus...

    Published May 15th 2014 by Psychology Press

  8. Knowledge Spaces

    Theories, Empirical Research, and Applications

    Edited by Dietrich Albert, Josef Lukas

    Based on the formal concept of "knowledge structures" originally proposed by Jean-Claude Falmagne and Jean-Paul Doignon, this book contains descriptions of methodological developments and experimental investigations as well as applications for various knowledge domains. The authors address three...

    Published April 27th 2014 by Psychology Press

  9. Connectionist Models of Memory and Language (PLE: Memory)

    Edited by Joseph P. Levy, Dimitrios Bairaktaris, John A. Bullinaria, Paul Cairns

    Series: Psychology Library Editions: Memory

    Connectionist modelling and neural network applications had become a major sub-field of cognitive science by the mid-1990s. In this ground-breaking book, originally published in 1995, leading connectionists shed light on current approaches to memory and language modelling at the time. The book is...

    Published April 23rd 2014 by Psychology Press

  10. Growth Curve Analysis and Visualization Using R

    By Daniel Mirman

    Series: Chapman & Hall/CRC The R Series

    Learn How to Use Growth Curve Analysis with Your Time Course Data An increasingly prominent statistical tool in the behavioral sciences, multilevel regression offers a statistical framework for analyzing longitudinal or time course data. It also provides a way to quantify and analyze individual...

    Published February 23rd 2014 by Chapman and Hall/CRC