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Forthcoming Visual Cognition Books

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Forthcoming Books

  1. Colour-Blindness

    With a Comparison of Different Methods of Testing Colour-Blindness

    By Mary Collins

    Series: Psychology Revivals

    Originally published in 1925, this book embodies the results of research on red-green colour-blind subjects, supplemented by brief accounts of blue-yellow, total, and acquired colour-blindness to complete the description of the different forms of the defect. After a historical survey of previous...

    To Be Published August 10th 2015 by Psychology Press

  2. The Visual World in Memory

    Edited by James R. Brockmole

    Series: Current Issues in Memory

    The book examines how well we remember what we see. Research in human memory for visual material varies tremendously across the time scales, stimuli, and scenarios of interest. Because of these distinct pursuits, research in the field of 'visual memory' is in practice rather compartmentalized and...

    To Be Published August 21st 2015 by Psychology Press

  3. Mechanisms Of Visual Attention: A Cognitive Neuroscience Perspective

    A Special Issue of Visual Cognition

    Edited by Sabine Massen, Werner,X,Schneider

    In order to produce coherent behaviour in a complex world, forms of visual attention are necessary in order for us to select appropriate objects for action. Over the past ten years, there have been considerable advances in research into visual attention, with many of these advances linked to...

    To Be Published August 21st 2015 by Psychology Press

  4. Perception and Action: Recent Advances in Cognitive Neuropsychology

    A Special Issue of Cognitive Neuropsychology

    Edited by Jean Decety

    Perception and Action have long been considered as two separate information processes and have accordingly been investigated in relative isolation from one another. However, it is now acknowledged that perception and action are functionally related. This special issue presents original...

    To Be Published August 21st 2015 by Psychology Press

  5. Age of Acquisition Effects in Word and Object Processing

    A Special Issue of Visual Cognition

    Edited by Chris Barry, Robert A. Johnston

    Models of word and object processing have been informed by experimental data relating to the effects of important marker variables, particularly word frequency. In recent times, however, the role of word frequency has come to be questioned due to the demonstration of the impact of a correlated...

    To Be Published August 21st 2015 by Psychology Press

  6. Attentional Capture

    A Special Issue of Visual Cognition

    Edited by Bradley S. Gibson, Charles Folk

    The notion that certain mental or physical events can capture attention has been one of the most enduring topics in the study of attention owing to the importance of understanding how goal-directed and stimulus-driven processes interact in perception and cognition. Despite the clear theoretical and...

    To Be Published August 21st 2015 by Psychology Press

  7. Verbalising Visual Memories

    A Special Issue of the European Journal of Cognitive Psychology

    Edited by Toby J. Lloyd-Jones, Maria A. Brandimonte

    This special issue, Verbalising Visual Memories, comprises research on: (a) verbal interference and facilitation in face and person processing; (b) similarities and differences between effects of verbalisation and processing in the Navon task (Navon, 1977); and (c) effects of verbalisation in...

    To Be Published August 21st 2015 by Psychology Press

  8. Visual Social Cognition

    A Special Issue of Visual Cognition

    Edited by Elaine Fox

    It is widely recognized that visual processes modulate many social interactions. For example, the eye-gaze of another person is a powerful cue to guide attention to a particular part of the visual field. Conversely, a direct gaze may indicate potential threat or the opportunity for a sexual...

    To Be Published August 21st 2015 by Psychology Press

  9. Independence and Integration of Perception and Action

    A Special Issue of Visual Cognition

    Edited by Robert Ward

    The remarkable complexity and sophistication of our perceptual systems have evolved for ultimately one purpose - to promote efficient and effective action within a constantly changing environment. Traditionally, the route from perception to action has often been viewed as a single, one-directional...

    To Be Published August 21st 2015 by Psychology Press

  10. Real World Scene Perception

    A Special Issue of Visual Cognition

    Edited by John M. Henderson

    The current volume, a special issue of Visual Cognition, brings together an eclectic group of investigators, all of whom study critical issues in the perception of true real-world scenes. Topics include the rapid acquisition of scene gist; scene recognition; spatial layout and...

    To Be Published August 21st 2015 by Psychology Press