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  1. 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 10th 2003 by Psychology Press

  2. Language and Thought

    By Nick Lund

    Series: Routledge Modular Psychology

    This book fulfils the need for a clear overview of this area of cognitive psychology which encompasses both language and thought. Focusing on goal directed thinking and decision making, Nick Lund looks at the relationship between our grasp of language and our problem solving abilities. Different...

    Published July 3rd 2003 by Routledge

  3. Thought and Knowledge

    An Introduction to Critical Thinking, 4th Edition

    By Diane F. Halpern

    This best-selling textbook, written by award-winning educator and past president of the APA, Diane Halpern, applies theory and research from the learning sciences to teach students the thinking skills they need to succeed in today's world. This new edition retains features from earlier editions...

    Published August 1st 2002 by Psychology Press

  4. Problem Solving

    By Ian Robertson

    Problem solving is an integral part of everyday life yet few books are dedicated to this important aspect of human cognition. In each case, the problem, such as solving a crossword or writing an essay, has a goal. In this comprehensive and timely textbook, the author discusses the psychological...

    Published March 29th 2001 by Psychology Press

  5. Studying Judgment: Models and Methods

    A Special Issue of Thinking and Reasoning

    Edited by Nigel Harvey

    Series: Special Issues of Thinking and Reasoning

    There are many different ways of studying human judgement. Individual researchers into the subject tend to focus on just one or two of them and to neglect others. As a result, a number of different literatures have developed somewhat independently of one another. Those publishing in one are well...

    Published January 4th 2001 by Psychology Press

  6. Rationality and Reasoning

    By Jonathon St. B.T. Evans, David E. Over

    Series: Essays in Cognitive Psychology

    This book addresses an apparent paradox in the psychology of thinking. On the one hand, human beings are a highly successful species. On the other, intelligent adults are known to exhibit numerous errors and biases in laboratory studies of reasoning and decision making. There has been much debate...

    Published June 17th 1999 by Psychology Press

  7. Types of Thinking

    By S. Ian Robertson

    Series: Psychology Focus

    Types of Thinking provides a basic grounding in the psychology of thinking for undergraduate students with little previous knowledge of cognitive psychology. This clear, well-structured overview explores the practical aspects and applications of everyday thinking, creative thinking, logical and...

    Published April 22nd 1999 by Routledge

  8. Reasoning and Thinking

    By K.I. Manktelow

    This undergraduate textbook reviews psychological research in the major areas of reasoning and thinking: deduction, induction, hypothesis testing, probability judgement, and decision making. It also covers the major theoretical debates in each area, and devotes a chapter to one of the liveliest...

    Published February 28th 1999 by Psychology Press

  9. Rationality In An Uncertain World

    Essays In The Cognitive Science Of Human Understanding

    Edited by Nick Chater, Mike Oaksford

    This book brings together an influential sequence of papers that argue for a radical re-conceptualisation of the psychology of inference, and of cognitive science more generally. The papers demonstrate that the thesis that logic provides the basis of human inference is central to much cognitive...

    Published April 30th 1998 by Psychology Press

  10. Working Memory and Thinking

    Current Issues In Thinking And Reasoning

    By Kenneth Gilhooly, Robert H. Logie

    Series: Current Issues in Thinking and Reasoning

    Thinking and memory are inextricably linked. However, a "divide and rule" approach has led cognitive psychologists to study these two areas in relative isolation. With contributions from some of the leading international researchers on working memory and thinking, the present volume aims to break...

    Published February 27th 1998 by Psychology Press