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  1. Visuo-spatial Working Memory and Individual Differences

    By Cesare Cornoldi, Tomaso Vecchi

    Series: Essays in Cognitive Psychology

    In this timely and comprehensive text, Cesare Cornoldi and Tomaso Vecchi describe their recently developed experimental approach to the investigation of visuo-spatial cognition, based upon the analysis of individual differences. A review of the most influential theoretical advances in the study of...

    Published April 9th 2003 by Psychology Press

  2. Human Symmetry Perception and Its Computational Analysis

    By Christopher W. Tyler, Christopher W. Tyler, Christopher W. Tyler

    Symmetry is a fundamental principle of broad concern from the physical sciences to art and design. Much of its significance derives from the perceptual appeal of symmetry to the human brain, as testified by its universal inclusion in those icons of decor--oriental rugs. Although there have been...

    Published May 31st 2002 by Psychology Press

  3. The Psychology of Graphic Images

    Seeing, Drawing, Communicating

    By Manfredo Massironi, Translated by N Bruno

    This book explores the nature of one of the most ancient tools for nonverbal communication: drawings. They are naturally adaptable enough to meet an incredibly wide range of communication needs. But how exactly do they do their job so well? Avoiding the kinds of aesthetic rankings of different...

    Published July 31st 2001 by Psychology Press

  4. Studies in Perception and Action VI

    Edited by Gregory A. Burton, Richard C. Schmidt

    Series: Studies in Perception and Action

    This book is the sixth volume in the "Studies in Perception and Action" series and contains a collection of posters presented at the Eleventh International Conference on Perception and Action. The series provides a written record of the research presented at the poster sessions to help spur dialog...

    Published April 30th 2001 by Psychology Press

  5. Imagery, Language and Visuo-Spatial Thinking

    Edited by Michel Denis, Robert Logie, Cesare Cornoldo, Manuel de Vega, Johannes EngelKamp

    Series: Current Issues in Thinking and Reasoning

    Imagery, Language and Visuo-Spatial Thinking discusses the remarkable human ability to use mental imagery in everyday life: from helping plan actions and routes to aiding creative thinking; from making sense of and remembering our immediate environment to generating pictures in our minds from...

    Published December 20th 2000 by Psychology Press

  6. The Cognitive Neuroscience of Face Processing

    A Special Issue of Cognitive Neuropsychology

    By Nancy Kanwisher, Morris Moscovitch

    Series: Special Issues of Cognitive Neuropsychology

    For social primates like us, faces may be the most biologically significant stimuli we view. Faces provide information not only about identity but also about mood, age, sex, and direction of overt attention. Does our ability to extract this information from faces rely on special-purpose cognitive...

    Published May 24th 2000 by Psychology Press

  7. Perception

    Theory, Development and Organisation

    By Paul Rookes, Jane Willson

    Series: Routledge Modular Psychology

    Paul Rookes and Jane Willson explain perception and perceptual processes in a way that almost anyone can understand. The study of perception, or how the brain processes information from the senses , has fascinated psychologists and philosophers for a long time. Perception takes the key research...

    Published May 3rd 2000 by Routledge

  8. Studies in Perception and Action V

    Tenth international Conference on Perception and Action

    Edited by Madeleine A. Grealy, James A. Thomson

    Series: Studies in Perception and Action

    This is the fifth volume in an evolving series known collectively as "Studies in Perception and Action." It features papers presented at the Tenth International Conference on Perception and Action held in Edinburgh, Scotland in August of 1999. This series provides a unique insight into the...

    Published June 30th 1999 by Psychology Press

  9. Imagery

    By Dr J Richardson

    This advanced undergraduate textbook structures and integrates research on imagery under four headings: imagery as a personal or phenomenal experience; imagery as a mental representation; imagery as a property or attribute of materials; and imagery as a cognitive process that is under strategic...

    Published November 26th 1998 by Psychology Press

  10. Representation and Processing of Spatial Expressions

    Edited by Patrick Olivier, Klaus-Peter Gapp

    Coping with spatial expressions in a plausible manner is a crucial problem in a number of research fields, specifically cognitive science, artificial intelligence, psychology, and linguistics. This volume contains a set of theoretical analyses as well as accounts of applications which deal with the...

    Published December 31st 1997 by Psychology Press