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You are currently browsing 1–10 of 33 new and published books in the subject of Consciousness & Cognition — sorted by publish date from newer books to older books.

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New and Published Books

  1. 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

  2. Handbook of Imagination and Mental Simulation

    Edited by Keith D. Markman, William M. P. Klein

    Over the past thirty years, and particularly within the last ten years, researchers in the areas of social psychology, cognitive psychology, clinical psychology, and neuroscience have been examining fascinating questions regarding the nature of imagination and mental simulation – the...

    Published June 23rd 2015 by Psychology Press

  3. Daydreaming and Fantasy

    By Jerome L. Singer

    Series: Psychology Revivals

    Daydreaming, our ability to give ‘to airy nothing a local habitation and a name’, remains one of the least understood aspects of human behaviour. As children we explore beyond the boundaries of our experience by projecting ourselves into the mysterious worlds outside our reach. As adolescents and...

    Published June 12th 2015 by Routledge

  4. The A B C of Nerves (Psychology Revivals)

    By D.F. Fraser-Harris

    Series: Psychology Revivals

    Originally published in 1928, the preface reads: "It is almost impossible to distinguish between what is ‘elementary’ and what is ‘advanced’ in regard to the nervous system. The constitution and functions of that system are so little matters of common knowledge that it would be safe to assume that...

    Published June 3rd 2015 by Psychology Press

  5. The Sensory Basis and Structure of Knowledge

    By Henry J. Watt

    Series: Routledge Library Editions: Epistemology

    Originally published in 1925. If we are to know what intelligence is, how the brain can think, and what place mind holds in the scheme of things, we must first have a science of the sensory basis and structure of knowledge. This book supplies that need; it also serves as a short introduction to the...

    Published May 21st 2015 by Routledge

  6. Skepticism and the Definition of Knowledge

    By Gilbert Harman

    Series: Routledge Library Editions: Epistemology

    Originally published in 1990. This study argues that scepticism is an intelligible view and that the issue scepticism raises is whether or not certain sceptical hypotheses are as plausible as the ordinary views we accept. It discusses psychological concepts, definitions of knowledge, belief and...

    Published May 21st 2015 by Routledge

  7. The Mind and the Brain (Psychology Revivals)

    By Alfred Binet

    Series: Psychology Revivals

    Originally published in 1907, this book explores the distinction between mind and matter. Although Alfred Binet is best known for his contributions to the study of intelligence he had other extensive research interests and published widely in many areas of psychology. This reissue is an...

    Published May 8th 2015 by Routledge

  8. The Mind and its Mechanism

    By Paul Bousfield, W.R. Bousfield

    Series: Psychology Revivals

    First published in 1927, the original blurb reads: "Scientists are beginning to believe there is some immaterial thing which performs certain functions that the material mechanism of the brain is powerless to perform. It is the purpose of this book to explain what that immaterial thing is and how...

    Published March 26th 2015 by Routledge

  9. The Grasp of Consciousness (Psychology Revivals)

    Action and Concept in the Young Child

    By Jean Piaget

    Series: Psychology Revivals

    Originally published in English in 1976, the book draws on and extends our knowledge of the process of learning. The subject of the study is the general stage in a child’s development that comes between his successful performance of an activity without knowing how he did it – that is, what he had...

    Published March 25th 2015 by Psychology Press

  10. The Cognitive Neuropsychology of Schizophrenia (Classic Edition)

    By Christopher Donald Frith

    Series: Psychology Press & Routledge Classic Editions

    This is a classic edition of Christopher Frith’s award winning book on cognitive neuropsychology and schizophrenia, which now includes a new introduction from the author. The book explores the signs and symptoms of schizophrenia using the framework of cognitive neuropsychology, looking specifically...

    Published February 9th 2015 by Psychology Press