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  1. 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 August 1st 2001 by Psychology Press

  2. 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 May 1st 2001 by Psychology Press

  3. 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 21st 2000 by Psychology Press

  4. 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 4th 2000 by Routledge

  5. 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 July 1st 1999 by Psychology Press

  6. 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 27th 1998 by Psychology Press

  7. 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 January 1st 1998 by Psychology Press

  8. Handbook Of Spatial Research Paradigms And Methodologies

    Edited by Nigel Foreman, Raphael Gillett

    Spatial cognition is a broad field of enquiry, emerging from a wide range of disciplines and incorporating a wide variety of paradigms that have been employed with human and animal subjects. This volume is part of a two- volume handbook reviewing the major paradigms used in each of the contributors...

    Published November 10th 1997 by Psychology Press

  9. Superportraits

    Caricatures and Recognition

    By Gillian Rhodes

    Series: Essays in Cognitive Psychology

    As Nixon's unpopularity increased during Watergate, his nose and jowls grew to impossible proportions in published caricatures. Yet the caricatures remained instantly recognizable. Caricatures can even be superportraits, with the paradoxical quality of being more like the face than the face...

    Published February 28th 1997 by Psychology Press

  10. E.H. Weber On The Tactile Senses

    By E.H. Weber

    Edited by David J. Murray, Helen E. Ross, E.H Weber

    This is a revised edition of "E.H. Weber: The Sense of Touch". The title has been broadened to reflect the fact that Weber explored all the skin senses - and indeed the muscle sense and that mysterious entity "the common feeling". The introduction has been expanded to include further information on...

    Published January 22nd 1996 by Psychology Press