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  1. Thinking and Reasoning (Psychology Revivals)

    Psychological Approaches

    Edited by Jonathan St. B. T. Evans

    Series: Psychology Revivals

    The subject of thinking is the oldest in the whole science of psychology, going back to well before the separation of the disciplines of philosophy and psychology. Originally published in 1983, this collection of up-to-date critical essays about thinking – with particular emphasis on reasoning – is...

    Published September 12th 2013 by Psychology Press

  2. Emotion and Reasoning

    Edited by Isabelle Blanchette

    Series: Current Issues in Thinking and Reasoning

    The interaction between emotion and cognition is a fundamental issue which has only recently been reintroduced as a legitimate object of study in experimental psychology. This book examines the significant impact that affective processes have on reasoning, and demonstrates how emotional...

    Published September 11th 2013 by Psychology Press

  3. Judgment and Decision Making at Work

    Edited by Scott Highhouse, Reeshad S. Dalal, Eduardo Salas

    Series: SIOP Organizational Frontiers Series

    Employees are constantly making decisions and judgments that have the potential to affect themselves, their families, their work organizations, and on some occasion even the broader societies in which they live. A few examples include: deciding which job applicant to hire, setting a production goal...

    Published July 8th 2013 by Routledge

  4. Foundations for Tracing Intuition

    Challenges and Methods

    Edited by Andreas Glöckner, Cilia Witteman

    The study of intuition and its relation to thoughtful reasoning is a burgeoning research topic in psychology and beyond. While the area has the potential to radically transform our conception of the mind and decision making, the procedures used for establishing empirical conclusions have often been...

    Published March 4th 2013 by Psychology Press

  5. The Development of Thinking and Reasoning

    Edited by Pierre Barrouillet, Caroline Gauffroy

    Thinking and reasoning are key activities for human beings. In this book a distinguished set of contributors provides a wide readership with up-to-date scientific advances in the developmental psychology of thinking and reasoning, both at the theoretical and empirical levels. The first part of the...

    Published February 27th 2013 by Psychology Press

  6. The Experience of Thinking

    How the Fluency of Mental Processes Influences Cognition and Behaviour

    Edited by Christian Unkelbach, Rainer Greifeneder

    When retrieving a quote from memory, evaluating a testimony’s truthfulness, or deciding which products to buy, people experience immediate feelings of ease or difficulty, of fluency or disfluency. Such "experiences of thinking" occur with every cognitive process, including perceiving, processing,...

    Published November 29th 2012 by Psychology Press

  7. The Development of Judgment and Decision Making in Children and Adolescents

    Edited by Janis E. Jacobs, Paul A. Klaczynski

    In recent years, newspaper articles, television specials, and other media events have focused on the numerous hard decisions faced by today's youth, often pointing to teen pregnancy, drug use, and delinquency as evidence of faulty judgment. Over the past 10 years, many groups - including parents,...

    Published November 13th 2012 by Psychology Press

  8. The Science of Reason

    A Festschrift for Jonathan St B.T. Evans

    Edited by Ken Manktelow, David Over, Shira Elqayam

    Series: Psychology Press Festschrift Series

    This volume is a state-of-the-art survey of the psychology of reasoning, based around, and in tribute to, one of the field’s most eminent figures: Jonathan St B.T. Evans. In this collection of cutting edge research, Evans’ collaborators and colleagues review a wide range of important and...

    Published October 21st 2012 by Psychology Press

  9. Moves in Mind

    The Psychology of Board Games

    By Fernand Gobet, Jean Retschitzki, Alex de Voogt

    Board games have long fascinated as mirrors of intelligence, skill, cunning, and wisdom. While board games have been the topic of many scientific studies, and have been studied for more than a century by psychologists, there was until now no single volume summarizing psychological research into...

    Published October 21st 2012 by Psychology Press

  10. Cognitive Illusions

    A Handbook on Fallacies and Biases in Thinking, Judgement and Memory

    Edited by Rüdiger F Pohl

    Cognitive Illusions investigates a wide range of fascinating psychological effects in the way we think, judge and remember in our everyday lives. At the beginning of each chapter, leading researchers in the field introduce the background to phenomena such as illusions of control, overconfidence...

    Published August 27th 2012 by Psychology Press