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  1. Hypothetical Thinking

    Dual Processes in Reasoning and Judgement

    By Jonathan St. B. T. Evans

    Series: Essays in Cognitive Psychology

    Hypothetical thought involves the imagination of possibilities and the exploration of their consequences by a process of mental simulation. Using a recently developed theoretical framework called Hypothetical Thinking Theory, Jonathan St. B. T. Evans provides an integrated theoretical account of a...

    Published May 16th 2007 by Psychology Press

  2. Judgement and Choice: Perspectives on the Work of Daniel Kahneman

    A Special Issue of Thinking and Reasoning

    Edited by David Lagnado, Daniel Read

    Series: Special Issues of Thinking and Reasoning

    The work of Daniel Kahneman and Amos Tversky has transformed the study of judgment and decision-making, and penetrated related disciplines such as economics, finance, marketing, law and medicine. In recognition of these achievements, Kahneman was awarded the Nobel Prize for Economics in 2003. This...

    Published February 28th 2007 by Psychology Press

  3. Social Psychology and Economics

    Edited by David De Cremer, Marcel Zeelenberg, J. Keith Murnighan

    Series: The Society for Judgment and Decision Making Series

    This book combines chapters written by leading social psychologists and economists, illuminating the developing trends in explaining and understanding economic behavior in a social world. It provides insights from both fields, communicated by eloquent scholars, and demonstrates through recent...

    Published June 20th 2006 by Psychology Press

  4. Introducing Cognitive Development

    By Laura Taylor

    Series: Psychology Focus

    Interest in cognitive development has been resurgent in recent years as a result of continuing improvements in technology and the new methods of research these enable. Introducing Cognitive Development brings a new focus and clarity to this theoretically complex area. Using numerous illustrations...

    Published October 5th 2005 by Psychology Press

  5. Neuroimaging of Mental Imagery

    A Special Issue of the European Journal of Cognitive Psychology

    Edited by Michel Denis, Stephen M. Kosslyn, Emmanuel Mellet

    Series: Special Issues of the Journal of Cognitive Psychology

    Many topics have inspired significant amounts of neuroimaging research in recent years, and the study of mental imagery was one of the earliest to receive a thorough empirical investigation. Twenty years later, the goal of understanding this pervasive but elusive phenomenon continues to motivate a...

    Published October 6th 2004 by Psychology Press

  6. Development and Reasoning

    A Special Issue of Thinking and Reasoning

    Edited by Pierre Barrouillet, Henry Markovits

    Series: Special Issues of Thinking and Reasoning

    The study of deductive reasoning is one of the key areas in cognitive psychology. Much of the initial impetus for studies in this field came from a developmental perspective, in particular as a consequence of Piaget's theory of formal operations. Subsequent research that examined some of the...

    Published May 12th 2004 by Psychology Press

  7. The Creative Mind

    Myths and Mechanisms, 2nd Edition

    By Margaret A. Boden

    How is it possible to think new thoughts? What is creativity and can science explain it? And just how did Coleridge dream up the creatures of The Ancient Mariner? When The Creative Mind: Myths and Mechanisms was first published, Margaret A. Boden's bold and provocative exploration of creativity...

    Published September 17th 2003 by Routledge

  8. Hindsight Bias

    A Special Issue of Memory

    Edited by Ulrich Hoffrage, Rüdiger Pohl

    Series: Special Issues of Memory

    With hindsight, we tend to exaggerate what we had known with foresight. This phenomenon can be observed in a memory design in which previous judgements have to be recalled after outcome information has been made available, or in a hypothetical design in which participants receive outcome...

    Published August 6th 2003 by Psychology Press

  9. Adaption-Innovation

    In the Context of Diversity and Change

    By M.J. Kirton

    Adaption-Innovation is a timely and comprehensive text written for anyone who wants to know more about dealing with problem solving, thinking style, creativity and team dynamics. In an age when teams have become critical to successful problem solving, Adaption-Innovation (A-I) theory is...

    Published July 23rd 2003 by Routledge

  10. The Organisation of Conceptual Knowledge in the Brain: Neuropsychological and Neuroimaging Perspectives

    A Special Issue of Cognitive Neuropsychology

    Edited by Alfonso Caramazza, Alex Martin

    Series: Special Issues of Cognitive Neuropsychology

    Category-specific knowledge disorders are among the most intriguing and perplexing syndromes in cognitive neuropsychology. The past decade has witnessed increased interest in these disorders, due largely to a heightened appreciation of the profound implications that an understanding of concept...

    Published July 9th 2003 by Psychology Press