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You are currently browsing 21–30 of 43 new and published books in the subject of Visual Cognition — sorted by publish date from newer books to older books.

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  1. Visual Search and Attention

    A Special Issue of Visual Cognition

    Edited by Herman Muller, Joseph Krummenacher

    Series: Special Issues of Visual Cognition

    This special issue of Visual Cognition collects some 30 articles on Visual Search and Attention by leading experts from a variety of disciplines, including experimental psychology, neuropsychology, neurophysiology and computational modelling. The articles are updated versions of papers presented at...

    Published September 13th 2006 by Psychology Press

  2. Age of Acquisition Effects in Word and Object Processing

    A Special Issue of Visual Cognition

    Edited by Chris Barry, Robert A. Johnston

    Series: Special Issues of Visual Cognition

    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...

    Published June 21st 2006 by Psychology Press

  3. The Psychology of Attention

    2nd Edition

    By Elizabeth Styles, Elizabeth Styles

    Research on attention has evolved dramatically in recent years. There are now many new ways of studying how we are able to select some aspects for processing, whilst ignoring others, and how we are able to combine tasks, learn skills and make intentional actions. Attention is increasingly seen as a...

    Published May 31st 2006 by Psychology Press

  4. Real World Scene Perception

    A Special Issue of Visual Cognition

    Edited by John M. Henderson

    Series: Special Issues of Visual Cognition

    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...

    Published September 28th 2005 by Psychology Press

  5. Visual Social Cognition

    A Special Issue of Visual Cognition

    Edited by Elaine Fox

    Series: Special Issues of Visual Cognition

    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...

    Published March 30th 2005 by Psychology Press

  6. Theories of Visual Perception

    By Ian E. Gordon

    Theories of Visual Perception 3rd Edition provides clear critical accounts of several of the major approaches to the challenge of explaining how we see the world. It explains why approaches to theories of visual perception differ so widely and places each theory into its historical and...

    Published September 29th 2004 by Psychology Press

  7. Visual Space Perception and Action

    A Special Issue of Visual Cognition

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

    Series: Special Issues of Visual Cognition

    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...

    Published March 17th 2004 by Psychology Press

  8. Independence and Integration of Perception and Action

    A Special Issue of Visual Cognition

    Edited by Robert Ward

    Series: Special Issues of Visual Cognition

    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...

    Published May 22nd 2002 by Psychology Press

  9. Rehabilitation of Visual Disorders After Brain Injury

    By Josef Zihl

    Series: Neuropsychological Rehabilitation: A Modular Handbook

    Despite a long research tradition in visual neuroscience, the rehabilitation of cerebral visual deficits has, until recently, been neglected. This book is the first to report systematic observations on spontaneous recovery of cerebral visual deficits after acquired brain injury, and the outcome of...

    Published August 15th 2001 by Psychology Press

  10. Neural Binding of Space and Time: Spatial and Temporal Mechanisms of Feature-object Binding

    A Special Issue of Visual Cognition

    Edited by Mark Elliott, Christoph Hermann, Axel Mecklinger, Hermann Muller

    Series: Special Issues of Visual Cognition

    Some of the central problems to be solved by the brain, such as figure-ground coding and object recognition, concern the binding of separately coded feature elements into coherent object representations. The binding problem has recently been approached by a variety of disciplines, notably...

    Published August 8th 2001 by Psychology Press

Forthcoming Books

  1. Face Recognition: The Effects of Race, Gender, Age and Species
    Edited by James Tanaka
    To Be Published October 19th 2014
  2. The Visual World in Memory
    Edited by James R. Brockmole
    To Be Published October 31st 2014
  3. Cognitive Psychology: Classic Edition
    By Ulric Neisser
    To Be Published November 25th 2014
  4. The Ecological Approach to Visual Perception: Classic Edition
    By James J. Gibson
    To Be Published November 25th 2014
  5. Vision Without Space
    By Glyn Humphreys, Jane Riddoch
    To Be Published January 31st 2015

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