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  1. Models Of Short-Term Memory

    Edited by Susan E. Gathercole

    This volume offers a collection of theoretical perspectives in the area of short-term memory. It contains overviews of models of short-term memory, with particular emphasis placed on the detailed description of the functioning of the models. The volume represents both computational approaches and...

    Published May 22nd 2015 by Psychology Press

  2. Emotional Memory Across the Adult Lifespan

    By Elizabeth A. Kensinger

    Though many factors can influence the likelihood that we remember a past experience, one critical determinant is whether the experience caused us to have an emotional response. Emotional experiences are more likely to be remembered than nonemotional ones, and over the past couple of decades there...

    Published May 21st 2015 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 May 7th 2015 by Psychology Press

  4. Prospective Memory

    Cognitive, Neuroscience, Developmental, and Applied Perspectives

    Edited by Matthias Kliegel, Mark A. McDaniel

    Over the last decade, the topic of prospective memory – the encoding, storage and delayed retrieval of intended actions – has attracted much interest, and this is reflected in a rapidly growing body of literature: 350 scientific articles have been published on this topic since the appearance of the...

    Published May 7th 2015 by Psychology Press

  5. Collective Memory of Political Events

    Social Psychological Perspectives

    Edited by James W. Pennebaker, Dar¡o Paez

    Research in collective memory is a relatively new area capturing the interest of scholars in social psychology, memory, sociology, and anthropology. The core idea is that collective attitudes and behaviors are created and shared through common experiences and communication among a cohort of people....

    Published May 7th 2015 by Psychology Press

  6. Memory Search By A Memorist

    By Charles P. Thompson, Thaddeus M. Cowan

    This book describes the first comprehensive experimental research program on an individual who exhibits exceptional memory. Rajan Mahadevan, the subject of these investigations, won a place in the Guinness Book of Records for reciting pi to 31,811 decimal places, can learn matrices up to size 20 X...

    Published May 7th 2015 by Psychology Press

  7. The Structure of Long-term Memory

    A Connectivity Model of Semantic Processing

    By Wolfgang Klimesch

    How is information stored and retrieved from long-term memory? It is argued that any systematic attempt to answer this question should be based on a particular set of specific representational assumptions that have led to the development of a new memory theory -- the connectivity model. One of the...

    Published May 7th 2015 by Psychology Press

  8. Memory Development Between Two and Twenty

    2nd Edition

    By Wolfgang Schneider, Michael Pressley

    In this volume, two scholars with different but complementary interests in memory and cognitive development present a careful overview of the field of memory development from the perspective of their theory of good strategy use. In addition to treating broad topics of general interest, such as...

    Published May 7th 2015 by Psychology Press

  9. In Defence of Empirical Psychology (Psychology Revivals)

    By D. E. Broadbent

    Series: Psychology Revivals

    Originally published in 1973, this book contains the 1971 William James Lectures at Harvard, the first by that name to be given by a British psychologist. In addition, there are reprints of four shorter lectures which had not been easily available before. Together the resulting collection gave a...

    Published May 1st 2015 by Psychology Press

  10. Memory and Cognition in Its Social Context

    By Robert S. Wyer, Jr., Thomas K. Srull

    The first comprehensive theoretical formulation of the way people use information they receive about their social environments to make judgments and behavioral decisions, this volume focuses on the cognitive processes that underlie the use of social information. These include initial interpretation...

    Published April 23rd 2015 by Psychology Press