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Forthcoming Memory Books

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Forthcoming Books

  1. Working Memory and Neurodevelopmental Disorders

    Edited by Tracy Packiam Alloway, Susan E. Gathercole

    Short-term or working memory - the capacity to hold and manipulate information mentally over brief periods of time - plays an important role in supporting a wide range of everyday activities, particularly in childhood. Children with weak working memory skills often struggle in key areas...

    To Be Published February 9th 2015 by Psychology Press

  2. The Visual World in Memory

    Edited by James R. Brockmole

    Series: Current Issues in Memory

    The book examines how well we remember what we see. Research in human memory for visual material varies tremendously across the time scales, stimuli, and scenarios of interest. Because of these distinct pursuits, research in the field of 'visual memory' is in practice rather compartmentalized and...

    To Be Published February 9th 2015 by Psychology Press

  3. 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...

    To Be Published February 9th 2015 by Psychology Press

  4. 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...

    To Be Published February 9th 2015 by Psychology Press

  5. 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...

    To Be Published February 9th 2015 by Psychology Press

  6. Cognitive Modeling in Perception and Memory

    A Festschrift for Richard M. Shiffrin

    Edited by J G W Raaijmakers, Robert Goldstone, Mark Steyvers, Amy Criss, Robert Nosofsky

    Series: Psychology Press Festschrift Series

    The work of Richard M. Shiffrin has highly impacted the field of cognitive science, and current developments within perception and memory have been influenced by his ideas. In this volume, several key figures in the field will comment on these developments and put them in a wider perspective....

    To Be Published February 26th 2015 by Psychology Press

  7. Face Recognition

    The Effects of Race, Gender, Age and Species

    Edited by James Tanaka

    Although most people are good at face recognition, we are particularly good at recognizing the faces of individuals who share our race, gender, age and species. What factors might account for this type of bias in face recognition? This collection considers the issue of how our identity influences...

    To Be Published March 18th 2015 by Routledge

  8. The Mind and its Mechanism (Psychology Revivals)

    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...

    To Be Published April 8th 2015 by Routledge

  9. 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...

    To Be Published April 29th 2015 by Psychology Press

  10. Principles of Memory

    By Aimée M. Surprenant, Ian Neath

    In over 100 years of scientific research on human memory, and nearly 50 years after the so-called cognitive revolution, we have nothing that really constitutes a widely accepted and frequently cited law of memory, and perhaps only one generally accepted principle. The purpose of this monograph is...

    To Be Published April 29th 2015 by Psychology Press