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You are currently browsing 1–10 of 55 new and published books in the subject of Learning — sorted by publish date from newer books to older books.

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New and Published Books

  1. Associative Learning of Likes and Dislikes

    A Special Issue of Cognition and Emotion

    Edited by Jan de Houwer, Frank Baeyens

    Preferences are assumed to play a crucial role in many phenomena that are studied in learning psychology, social psychology, consumer science, emotion research, and clinical psychology. Given the pervasive impact that preferences have on behaviour, it is important to know where these likes and...

    Published June 25th 2015 by Psychology Press

  2. 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

  3. Human Contingency Learning: Recent Trends in Research and Theory

    A Special Issue of the Quarterly Journal of Experimental Psychology

    Edited by Tom Beckers, Jan De Houwer

    The present special issue presents an overview of recent developments and controversies in research on human contingency learning. Contributions range from purely fundamental, theoretical analyses, over empirically oriented reports, to more applied contributions, reflecting the breadth of scope of...

    Published June 25th 2015 by Psychology Press

  4. Progress in Psychological Science around the World. Volume 1 Neural, Cognitive and Developmental Issues.

    Proceedings of the 28th International Congress of Psychology

    Edited by Qicheng Jing, Mark R. Rosenzweig

    Progress in Psychological Science around the World, Volumes 1 and 2, present the main contributions from the 28th International Congress of Psychology, held in Beijing in 2004. These expert contributions include the Nobel laureate address, the Presidential address, and the Keynote and...

    Published June 25th 2015 by Psychology Press

  5. Straight Choices

    The Psychology of Decision Making, 2nd Edition

    By Ben R. Newell, David A. Lagnado, David R. Shanks

    Should I have this medical treatment or that one? Is this computer a better buy than that one? Should I invest in shares or keep my money under the bed? We all face a perplexing array of decisions every day. Thoroughly revised and updated throughout, the new edition of Straight Choices provides...

    Published June 15th 2015 by Psychology Press

  6. Learning Conversations

    The Self-Organised Learning Way to Personal and Organisational Growth

    By Sheila Harri-Augstein, Laurie F. Thomas

    Series: Psychology Revivals

    How Can You Improve Your Learning Capabilites? How Can You Enhance Your Potential for Change and Personal Growth? Most of us accept that education does not meet the needs of learners today, or their employers. This mismatch is a key reason why a high level of demotivated youth, as well as workers...

    Published June 12th 2015 by Routledge

  7. Self-Organised Learning

    Foundations of a Conversational Science for Psychology

    By Laurie F. Thomas, Sheila Harri-Augstein

    Series: Psychology Revivals

    From its foundation in the 1950s by George Kelly, Personal Construct Psychology continued to grow, both as a movement among psychologists and then in industry, education, government and commerce. Originally published in 1985 this title offers a compendium of elaborations and new conversational uses...

    Published June 12th 2015 by Routledge

  8. Learning from Picturebooks

    Perspectives from child development and literacy studies

    Edited by Bettina Kümmerling-Meibauer, Jörg Meibauer, Kerstin Nachtigäller, Katharina J. Rohlfing

    Series: Explorations in Developmental Psychology

    Picturebooks, understood as a series of meaningful text-picture relations, are increasingly acknowledged as an autonomous sub-genre of children’s literature. Being highly complex aesthetic products, their use is deeply embedded in specific situations of joint attention between a caregiver and a...

    Published February 17th 2015 by Routledge

  9. Principles of Learning and Memory

    Classic Edition

    By Robert G. Crowder

    Series: Psychology Press & Routledge Classic Editions

    In this landmark volume from 1976, Robert Crowder presents an organized review of the concepts that guide the study of learning and memory. The basic organization of the book is theoretical, rather than historical or methodological, and there are four broad sections. The first is on coding in...

    Published November 24th 2014 by Psychology Press

  10. Affect, Conditioning, and Cognition (PLE: Emotion)

    Essays on the Determinants of Behavior

    Edited by J. Bruce Overmier, F. Robert Brush

    Series: Psychology Library Editions: Emotion

    Originally published in 1985, this title was a retrospective appreciation of the late Richard L. Solomon. His pre- and postdoctoral students from past years presented the 22 papers which are published in this volume. The book reflects the breadth of Solomon’s impact through his teaching and...

    Published November 18th 2014 by Psychology Press