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You are currently browsing 31–40 of 115 new and published books in the subject of Cognitive Neuroscience — sorted by publish date from newer books to older books.

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  1. New Approaches in Reasoning Research

    Edited by Wim De Neys, Magda Osman

    Series: Current Issues in Thinking and Reasoning

    Reasoning research has long been associated with paper and pencil tasks in which peoples’ reasoning skills are judged against established normative conventions. However, there has been a recent revolution in the range of techniques, empirical methods and paradigms used to examine reasoning...

    Published November 18th 2013 by Psychology Press

  2. Forgetting

    Edited by Sergio Della Sala

    Series: Current Issues in Memory

    Memory and forgetting are inextricably intertwined. In order to understand how memory works we need to understand how and why we forget. The topic of forgetting is therefore hugely important, despite the fact that it has often been neglected in comparison with other features of memory. This...

    Published November 11th 2013 by Psychology Press

  3. A Case Study in Visual Agnosia Revisited

    To see but not to see, 2nd Edition

    By Glyn Humphreys, Jane Riddoch

    Visual agnosia is a rare but fascinating disorder of visual object recognition that can occur after a brain lesion. This book documents the case of John, who worked intensively with the authors for 26 years after acquiring visual agnosia following a stroke. It revisits John’s case over twenty years...

    Published October 29th 2013 by Psychology Press

  4. The Cognitive Neuroscience of Development

    Edited by Michelle de Haan, Mark H. Johnson

    Series: Studies in Developmental Psychology

    How are the experiences of childhood incorporated into the structures of the developing brain, and how do these changes in the brain influence behaviour? This is one of the many questions motivating research in the relatively new field of developmental cognitive neuroscience. This book provides an...

    Published October 16th 2013 by Psychology Press

  5. Predisposed

    Liberals, Conservatives, and the Biology of Political Differences

    By John R. Hibbing, Kevin B. Smith, John R. Alford

    Buried in many people and operating largely outside the realm of conscious thought are forces inclining us toward liberal or conservative political convictions. Our biology predisposes us to see and understand the world in different ways, not always reason and the careful consideration of facts....

    Published September 16th 2013 by Routledge

  6. The Cognitive Neuropsychology of Language (Psychology Revivals)

    Edited by Max Coltheart, Giuseppe Sartori, Remo Job

    Series: Psychology Revivals

    Damage to the brain can impair language in many different ways, severely harming some linguistic functions whilst sparing others. To achieve some understanding of the apparently bewildering diversity of language disorders, it is necessary to interpret impaired linguistic performance by relating it...

    Published September 13th 2013 by Psychology Press

  7. Relational Semantics and the Anatomy of Abstraction

    By Tamar Sovran

    Series: Routledge Studies in Linguistics

    This book presents a study of meaning relations, linking the philosophical tradition of conceptual analysis with recent theories and methodologies in cognitive semantics. Its main concern is the extent to which analyzing meaning relations between cognate words reveal the infrastructure of the...

    Published September 10th 2013 by Routledge

  8. Ulysses and the Poetics of Cognition

    By Patrick Colm Hogan

    Series: Routledge Studies in Rhetoric and Stylistics

    Given Ulysses’ perhaps unparalleled attention to the operations of the human mind, it is unsurprising that critics have explored the work’s psychology. Nonetheless, there has been very little research that draws on recent cognitive science to examine thought and emotion in this novel. Hogan sets...

    Published September 10th 2013 by Routledge

  9. Human Cognitive Neuropsychology (Classic Edition)

    By Andrew W. Ellis, Andrew W. Young

    Series: Psychology Press & Routledge Classic Editions

    Cognitive neuropsychology seeks to understand impairments of specific cognitive functions in relation to a model of normal cognitive processing. The conclusions drawn from the study of abnormal processes are in turn used in the development and testing of theories of normal cognition. First...

    Published August 13th 2013 by Psychology Press

  10. Perception Beyond Gestalt

    Progress in vision research

    Edited by Adam Geremek, Mark Greenlee, Svein Magnussen

    Series: Explorations in Cognitive Psychology

    How does the brain piece together the information required to achieve object recognition, figure-ground segmentation, object completion in cases of partial occlusion and related perceptual phenomena? This book focuses on principles of Gestalt psychology and the key issues which surround them,...

    Published August 8th 2013 by Psychology Press