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New and Published Books

  1. Short-term and Working Memory

    A Special Issue of Memory

    Edited by Susan Gathercole

    This special issue ponders a detailed and contemporary analysis of the theoretical underpinnings of short-term and working memory. Articles focus on short-term memory for phonological, semantic, and spatial material, on executive function and on short-term forgetting. The empirical perspectives...

    Published June 29th 2015 by Psychology Press

  2. Levels of Processing 30 Years On

    A Special Issue of Memory

    Edited by Martin A. Conway

    This special issue of the journal Memory celebrates thirty years of research into the levels of processing (LoP) framework. Evaluations are provided by leading researchers, including the original proposers, Craik and Lockhart. In addition new findings are reported and extensions of, as well as...

    Published June 29th 2015 by Psychology Press

  3. Emotional Memory Failures

    A Special Issue of Cognition and Emotion

    Edited by Ineke Wessel, Daniel B. Wright

    The beginning of the 1990's saw a partisan debate about the nature of recovered memories for highly emotional events. Some authors claimed that recovered memories of trauma always referred to veridical memories that had been inaccessible for years. Others argued that such memories were false by...

    Published June 25th 2015 by Psychology Press

  4. Visuo-spatial Working Memory and Individual Differences

    By Cesare Cornoldi, Tomaso Vecchi

    In this timely and comprehensive text, Cesare Cornoldi and Tomaso Vecchi describe their recently developed experimental approach to the investigation of visuo-spatial cognition, based upon the analysis of individual differences. A review of the most influential theoretical advances in the study of...

    Published June 25th 2015 by Psychology Press

  5. Semantic Knowledge and Semantic Representations

    A Special Issue of Memory

    By Rosaleen A. McCarthy

    What is the basis of our ability to assign meanings to words or to objects? Such questions have, until recently, been regarded as lying within the province of philosophy and linguistics rather than psychology. However, recent advances in psychology and neuropsychology have led to the development of...

    Published June 25th 2015 by Psychology Press

  6. Visuo-spatial Working Memory

    By Robert H. Logie

    Representation of the visual and spatial properties of our environment is a pivotal requirement of everyday cognition. We can mentally represent the visual form of objects. We can extract information from several of the senses as to the location of objects in relation to ourselves and to other...

    Published June 25th 2015 by Psychology Press

  7. Flashbulb Memories

    By Martin Conway

    This book provides a state-of-the-art review and critical evaluation of research into 'flashbulb' memories. The opening chapters explore the 'encoding' view of flashbulb memory formation and critically appraise a number of lines of research that have opposed this view. It is concluded that this...

    Published June 25th 2015 by Psychology Press

  8. Theories Of Memory II

    Edited by Martin A. Conway University of Bristol; Susan E. Gathercole University of Bristol; Cesare Cornoldi University of Padua, Italy.

    This work is a collection of theoretical statements from a broad range of memory researchers. Each chapter was derived from a presentation given at the 2nd International Conference on Memory, held at Abano Termi, Italy, 15th to 19th July 1996. The contributions cover imagery, implicit and explicit...

    Published June 25th 2015 by Psychology Press

  9. Bridging Cognitive Science and Education: Learning, Memory and Metacognition

    A Special Issue of the European Journal of Cognitive Psychology

    Edited by Lisa Son, Andre Vandierendonck

    The fields of cognitive science and education have worked hard to discover effective principles of learning with the goal of improving educational achievement. And although each has made significant advances, there has been, until today, a gap between the two disciplines. This special issue brings...

    Published June 25th 2015 by Psychology Press

  10. Memory for Proper Names

    A Special Issue of Memory

    By Cohen

    Edited by Gillian Cohen

    A growing body of research suggests that there is a specific cognitive deficit in the retrieval of proper names as compared with the retrieval of object names and other words. This special issue brings together studies that analyse the nature of retrieval failure for proper names and evaluate...

    Published June 25th 2015 by Psychology Press