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  1. Computational Approaches to Reading and Scene Perception

    Edited by John M. Henderson

    Series: Special Issues of Visual Cognition

    What we see and understand about the visual world is tightly tied to where we direct our eyes. High-resolution visual information is acquired from only a very limited region of the scene surrounding the fixation point, with the quality of visual input falling off precipitously from central vision...

    Published November 19th 2012 by Psychology Press

  2. The Interface of Language, Vision, and Action

    Eye Movements and the Visual World

    By John Henderson, Fernanda Ferreira

    This book brings together chapters from investigators on the leading edge on this new research area to explore on the leading edge on this new research area to explore common theoretical issues, empirical findings, technical problems, and outstanding questions. This book will serve as a blueprint...

    Published October 29th 2012 by Psychology Press

  3. Visual Perception

    An Introduction, 3rd Edition

    By Nicholas Wade, Mike Swanston

    Does the world appear the same to everyone? Does what we know determine what we see? Why do we see the world as we do? Vision is our most dominant sense. From the light that enters our eyes to the complex cognitive processes that follow, we derive most of our information about what things are,...

    Published October 24th 2012 by Psychology Press

  4. 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

  5. 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

  6. 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

  7. 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

  8. 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

  9. 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

  10. 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