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  1. The Handbook of Eyewitness Psychology: Volume II

    Memory for People

    Edited by R.C.L. Lindsay, David F. Ross, J. Don Read, Michael P. Toglia

    The Handbook of Eyewitness Psychology presents a survey of research and legal opinions from international experts on the rapidly expanding scientific literature addressing the accuracy and limitations of eyewitnesses as a source of evidence for the courts. For the first time, extensive...

    Published February 13th 2007 by Psychology Press

  2. The Handbook of Eyewitness Psychology: Volume I

    Memory for Events

    Edited by Michael P. Toglia, J. Don Read, David F. Ross, R.C.L. Lindsay

    The Handbook of Eyewitness Psychology presents a survey of research and legal opinions from international experts on the rapidly expanding scientific literature addressing the accuracy and limitations of eyewitnesses as a source of evidence for the courts. For the first time, extensive...

    Published November 13th 2006 by Psychology Press

  3. 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 14th 2006 by Psychology Press

  4. 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 22nd 2006 by Psychology Press

  5. 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 June 1st 2006 by Psychology Press

  6. 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 29th 2005 by Psychology Press

  7. 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 31st 2005 by Psychology Press

  8. 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 30th 2004 by Psychology Press

  9. 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 18th 2004 by Psychology Press

  10. 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 23rd 2002 by Psychology Press