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Forthcoming Visual Cognition Books

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Forthcoming Books

  1. 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 January 5th 2015 by Psychology Press

  2. Face Recognition

    The Effects of Race, Gender, Age and Species

    Edited by James Tanaka

    Although most people are good at face recognition, we are particularly good at recognizing the faces of individuals who share our race, gender, age and species. What factors might account for this type of bias in face recognition? This collection considers the issue of how our identity influences...

    To Be Published March 17th 2015 by Routledge

  3. Routledge Handbook of Sport Expertise

    Edited by Joseph Baker, Damian Farrow

    Series: Routledge International Handbooks

    Understanding and developing expertise is an important concern for any researcher or practitioner working in elite or high performance sport. Whether it's identifying talented young athletes or developing methods for integrating cutting-edge sport science into daily coaching practice, scientists,...

    To Be Published April 3rd 2015 by Routledge

  4. Visual Space Perception and Action

    A Special Issue of Visual Cognition

    Edited by Jochen Müsseler, A.H.C. Van der Heijden

    Vision is not an end in itself. Instead, it has evolved to assure survival in a dynamic environment. Vision - as well as the other senses - evolved from the necessity to act in this environment. Therefore, perceptual processes and action planning are much more interlocked than evident at first...

    To Be Published April 29th 2015 by Psychology Press

  5. Superportraits

    Caricatures and Recognition

    By Gillian Rhodes

    As Nixon's unpopularity increased during Watergate, his nose and jowls grew to impossible proportions in published caricatures. Yet the caricatures remained instantly recognizable. Caricatures can even be superportraits, with the paradoxical quality of being more like the face than the face...

    To Be Published April 29th 2015 by Psychology Press

  6. Handbook Of Spatial Research Paradigms And Methodologies

    Edited by Nigel Foreman, Raphael Gillett

    Spatial cognition is a broad field of enquiry, emerging from a wide range of disciplines and incorporating a wide variety of paradigms that have been employed with human and animal subjects. This volume is part of a two- volume handbook reviewing the major paradigms used in each of the contributors...

    To Be Published April 29th 2015 by Psychology Press

  7. Visuo-spatial Working Memory

    By Robert H. Logie

    Representation of the visual and spatial properties of our environment is a pivotal requirement of everyday cognition. We can mentally represent the visual form of objects. We can extract information from several of the senses as to the location of objects in relation to ourselves and to other...

    To Be Published April 29th 2015 by Psychology Press

  8. 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 April 29th 2015 by Psychology Press

  9. 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 April 29th 2015 by Psychology Press

  10. 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 April 29th 2015 by Psychology Press