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  1. From Mental Imagery to Spatial Cognition and Language

    Essays in Honour of Michel Denis

    Edited by Valérie Gyselinck, Francesca Pazzaglia

    Series: Psychology Press Festschrift Series

    The nature of mental images and their relation to language has caused controversy amongst psychologists for years, and the so-called "imagery debate" is still unresolved. Fresh light is now being shed on this topic using recent findings in neuroscience and the development of behavioural studies....

    Published April 2nd 2012 by Psychology Press

  2. Tutorials in Visual Cognition

    Edited by Veronika Coltheart

    Series: Macquarie Monographs in Cognitive Science

    In the late-1980s, visual cognition was a small subfield of cognitive psychology, and the standard texts mainly discussed just iconic memory in their sections on visual cognition. In the subsequent two decades, and especially very recently, many remarkable new aspects of the processing of...

    Published January 27th 2010 by Psychology Press

  3. Eye Guidance in Natural Scenes

    A Special Issue of Visual Cognition

    Edited by Benjamin W. Tatler

    Series: Special Issues of Visual Cognition

    Successfully completing many forms of behaviour requires that humans look in the right place at the right time: This has generated a large volume of research aimed at understanding how the eyes are guided. This special issue demonstrates that the decision about where to look involves a large number...

    Published September 24th 2009 by Psychology Press

  4. Cognitive and Cultural Influences on Eye Movements

    Edited by Keith Rayner, Deli Shen, Xuejun Bai, Guoli Yan

    It is well-known that cognitive variables influence eye movements during reading. To what extent do cultural differences influence eye movements? This volume contains chapters that examine these two issues. The first half of the volume documents recent research findings with respect to models of...

    Published May 11th 2009 by Psychology Press

  5. Binding

    A Special Issue of Visual Cognition

    Edited by James R. Brockmole, Steven L. Franconeri

    Series: Special Issues of Visual Cognition

    Visual processing acts as a prism, splitting visual information from the retinal image into separately processed features such as color, shape, and orientation. Binding refers to the set of cognitive and neural mechanisms that re-integrate these features to create a holistic representation of the...

    Published February 27th 2009 by Psychology Press

  6. 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...

    Published October 8th 2008 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, Karl-Heinz Bäuml

    Series: Special Issues of the Journal of Cognitive Psychology

    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...

    Published May 31st 2008 by Psychology Press

  8. Attentional Capture

    A Special Issue of Visual Cognition

    Edited by Bradley S. Gibson, Charles Folk, Jan Theeuwes, Alan Kingstone

    Series: Special Issues of Visual Cognition

    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...

    Published April 16th 2008 by Psychology Press

  9. Studies in Perception and Action IX

    Fourteenth International Conference on Perception and Action

    Edited by Sarah Cummins-Sebree, Michael A. Riley, Kevin Shockley

    Series: Studies in Perception and Action

    The edited book series Studies in Perception and Action contains a collection of research presented at the International Conference on Perception and Action (ICPA). The Studies series has appeared in conjunction with the biennial ICPA since 1991. ICPA provides a forum for presenting new data,...

    Published July 9th 2007 by Psychology Press

  10. Visual Communication

    Integrating Media, Art, and Science

    By Rick Williams, Julianne Newton

    Series: Routledge Communication Series

    A well-rounded education in the 21st century requires not just verbal and mathematical proficiency, but also the ability to interpret, critique, create, and use visual communication on sophisticated levels. In today’s visual world, it is critically important to hold an appreciation for the...

    Published July 4th 2007 by Routledge