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Forthcoming Perception Books

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Forthcoming Books

  1. Studies in Perception and Action XIII

    Eighteenth International Conference on Perception and Action

    Edited by Julie A. Weast-Knapp, MaryLauren Malone, Drew H. Abney

    Series: Studies in Perception and Action

    Since 1991, the edited book series Studies in Perception and Action has appeared in conjunction with the biennial International Conference of Perception and Action (ICPA). ICPA provides a forum for researchers and academics who share a common interest in ecological psychology to come together,...

    To Be Published July 16th 2015 by Psychology Press

  2. Cognition as Intuitive Statistics

    By Gerd Gigerenzer, David J. Murray

    Series: Psychology Revivals

    Originally published in 1987, this title is about theory construction in psychology. Where theories come from, as opposed to how they become established, was almost a no-man’s land in the history and philosophy of science at the time. The authors argue that in the science of mind, theories are...

    To Be Published August 10th 2015 by Psychology Press

  3. Lightness, Brightness and Transparency

    Edited by Alan L. Gilchrist

    This volume deals with the visual perception of lightness, brightness, and transparency of surfaces, both under minimal laboratory conditions and in complex images typical of everyday life. Each chapter analyzes the challenging problem of how a pattern of light intensities on the retina is...

    To Be Published August 17th 2015 by Psychology Press

  4. Information-Processing Channels in the Tactile Sensory System

    A Psychophysical and Physiological Analysis

    By George A. Gescheider, John H. Wright

    Information-Processing Channels in the Tactile Sensory System addresses the fundamental question of whether sensory channels, similar to those known to operate in vision and audition, also operate in the sense of touch. Based on the results of psychophysical and neurophysiological experimentation...

    To Be Published August 21st 2015 by Psychology Press

  5. Studies in Perception and Action IV

    Ninth Annual Conference on Perception and Action

    Edited by John M. Kennedy, Mark Schmuckler

    As busy as teachers and scholars are, rarely do they find the time to sample widely from the table of scientific inquiry. This book offers the opportunity to do just that. The fourth volume in the "Studies in Perception and Action" series, it contains a collection of posters presented at the Ninth...

    To Be Published August 21st 2015 by Psychology Press

  6. Picture Perception in Animals

    Edited by Joel Fagot

    Animal researchers commonly present pictures to their subjects, usually birds or monkeys, in order to infer how natural objects are perceived and conceptualised, or to discover the brain mechanisms underlying these abilities. This unique book questions the premise of this experimental approach and...

    To Be Published August 21st 2015 by Psychology Press

  7. Neuropsychology of Art

    Neurological, Cognitive and Evolutionary Perspectives, 2nd Edition

    By Dahlia W. Zaidel

    Fully updated, the second edition of Neuropsychology of Art offers a fascinating exploration of the brain regions and neuronal systems which support artistic creativity, talent and appreciation. This landmark book is the first to draw upon neurological, evolutionary, and cognitive perspectives, and...

    To Be Published November 17th 2015 by Psychology Press

  8. Perceptual and Emotional Embodiment

    Foundations of Embodied Cognition Volume 1

    Edited by Yann Coello, Martin H. Fischer

    This two-volume set provides a comprehensive overview of the multidisciplinary field of Embodied Cognition. With contributions from internationally acknowledged researchers from a variety of fields, Foundations of Embodied Cognition reveals how intelligent behaviour emerges from the interplay...

    To Be Published December 27th 2015 by Routledge

  9. Foundations of Sensation and Perception

    3rd Edition

    By George Mather

    Do you wonder how movies – sequences of static frames – appear to move, or why 3-D films look different from traditional movies? Why does ventriloquism work, and why can airliner flights make you feel disoriented? The answers to these and other questions about the human senses can be found within...

    To Be Published January 14th 2016 by Psychology Press

  10. The Psychology of Attraction

    By Viren Swami

    The past decade has seen the release of a flood of self-help and pop psychology books dealing with the initiation of romantic relationships. More often than not, however, these books – with their sloganeering and quick-fix solutions – are misleading and based on modern-day myths of attraction that...

    To Be Published February 1st 2016 by Psychology Press