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New and Published Books

  1. Memory Distortions and Their Prevention

    Edited by Deborah L. Best, Margaret J. Intons-Peterson

    Series: Challenges and Controversies in Applied Cognition Series

    This volume explores the well-documented phenomena of memory distortion in a variety of settings, as well as how it can be ameliorated or prevented altogether. The editors have recruited some of the very best researchers in the applied cognitive field to address these issues. These authors examine...

    Published August 15th 2014 by Psychology Press

  2. on Human Memory

    Evolution, Progress, and Reflections on the 30th Anniversary of the Atkinson-shiffrin Model

    Edited by Chizuko Izawa

    The model of human memory proposed in 1968 by Atkinson and Shiffrin has the distinction of having revolutionized information-processing theory. It catapulated a whole generation of cognitive psychologists into sustained research programs that continue to be productive year after year. The book's...

    Published August 15th 2014 by Psychology Press

  3. 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 August 15th 2014 by Psychology Press

  4. Implicit and Explicit Mental Processes

    Edited by Kim Kirsner, Craig Speelman, Murray Maybery, Angela O'Brien-Malone, Mike Anderson

    The need for synthesis in the domain of implicit processes was the motivation behind this book. Two major questions sparked its development: Is there one implicit process or processing principle, or are there many? Are implicit memory, learning, and expertise; skill acquisition; and automatic...

    Published August 15th 2014 by Psychology Press

  5. Memory and Mind

    A Festschrift for Gordon H. Bower

    Edited by Mark A. Gluck, John R. Anderson, Stephen M. Kosslyn

    Series: Psychology Press Festschrift Series

    A comprehensive overview of the current state of research on memory and mind, this book captures the career and influence of Gordon H. Bower (as told by 22 of his students and colleagues), showing how Bower's research and mentoring of students has broadly and deeply affected modern research. In...

    Published August 15th 2014 by Psychology Press

  6. Metacognition and Cognitive Neuropsychology

    Monitoring and Control Processes

    Edited by Giuliana Mazzoni, Thomas O. Nelson

    Control processes are those mental functions that allow us to initiate, monitor, and prioritize mental activities. They are crucial to normal mental functioning. A better understanding of the nature of control processes and their deficits is important for clinical work and for an adequate theory of...

    Published August 12th 2014 by Psychology Press

  7. Localist Connectionist Approaches To Human Cognition

    Edited by Jonathan Grainger, Arthur M. Jacobs, Arthur Jacobs

    Series: Scientific Psychology Series

    This volume provides an overview of a relatively neglected branch of connectionism known as localist connectionism. The singling out of localist connectionism is motivated by the fact that some critical modeling strategies have been more readily applied in the development and testing of localist as...

    Published August 12th 2014 by Psychology Press

  8. Autobiographical Memory

    Theoretical and Applied Perspectives

    Edited by Charles P. Thompson, Douglas J. Herrmann, Darryl Bruce, J. Don Read, David G. Payne

    The organization of the first Society for Applied Research in Memory and Cognition (SARMAC) conference centered around two specifically identifiable research topics -- autobiographical memory and eyewitness memory. These two areas -- long-time staples on the menu of investigators of memory in more...

    Published August 12th 2014 by Psychology Press

  9. Working Memory and Ageing

    Edited by Robert H. Logie, Robin G. Morris

    Series: Current Issues in Memory

    The rapid growth in the numbers of older people worldwide has led to an equally rapid growth in research on the changes across age in cognitive function, including the processes of moment to moment cognition known as working memory. This book brings together international research leaders who...

    Published July 1st 2014 by Psychology Press

  10. The Memory of Sound

    Preserving the Sonic Past

    By Seán Street

    Series: Routledge Research in Cultural and Media Studies

    This book explores the connections between sound and memory across all electronic media, with a particular focus on radio. Street explores our capacity to remember through sound and how we can help ourselves preserve a sense of self through the continuity of memory. In so doing, he analyzes how the...

    Published June 24th 2014 by Routledge