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  1. 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 June 25th 2015 by Psychology Press

  2. Spoken Word Production and Its Breakdown In Aphasia

    By Lyndsey Nickels

    This volume combines in-depth reviews of models of spoken word production and cognitive neuropsychological disorders of spoken word production. The first section provides a detailed discussion of the development and structure of current models of language production using data form "normal"...

    Published June 25th 2015 by Psychology Press

  3. Security of Attachment and the Social Development of Cognition

    By Elizabeth Meins

    Security of Attachment and the Social Development of Cognition investigates how children's security of attachment in infancy is related to various aspects of their cognitive development over the preschool years. The book thus constitutes an ambitious attempt to build bridges between the domains of...

    Published June 25th 2015 by Psychology Press

  4. Visuo-spatial Working Memory

    By Robert H. Logie

    Representation of the visual and spatial properties of our environment is a pivotal requirement of everyday cognition. We can mentally represent the visual form of objects. We can extract information from several of the senses as to the location of objects in relation to ourselves and to other...

    Published June 25th 2015 by Psychology Press

  5. Lexical Representations And Sentence Processing

    A Special Issue of Language And Cognitive Processes

    By MaryEllen C. MacDonald

    Until recently, much research in language comprehension operated under the assumption that comprehenders initially identified the syntactic structure of sentences they were hearing or reading without regard to the meanings of the words in the sentences. A significant amount of recent work has...

    Published June 25th 2015 by Psychology Press

  6. The Implicit Self

    A Special Issue of Self and Identity

    Edited by Laurie A. Rudman, Steven J. Spencer

    The ten papers in this special issue of Self and Identity use a variety of cutting-edge empirical approaches to advance social psychological theory and extend the applications of the implicit self to under-investigated domains, including the clinical consequences of the implicit self, the...

    Published June 25th 2015 by Psychology Press

  7. Hypothesis-testing Behaviour

    By Fenna H. Poletiek

    How do people search evidence for a hypothesis? A well documented answer in cognitive psychology is that they search for confirming evidence. However, the rational strategy is to try to falsify the hypothesis. This book critically evaluates this contradiction. Experimental research is discussed...

    Published June 25th 2015 by Psychology Press

  8. Developing Talent Across the Lifespan

    Edited by PETER HEYMANS, CORNELIS F M VAN LIESHOUT

    This volume presents fascinating new theoretical perspectives and empirical findings on the life-span development of talent. It shows how talents are the result of the acquisition of a sequence of skills and how the acquisition of these skills is facilitated by changes in the individual's...

    Published June 25th 2015 by Psychology Press

  9. Flashbulb Memories

    By Martin Conway

    This book provides a state-of-the-art review and critical evaluation of research into 'flashbulb' memories. The opening chapters explore the 'encoding' view of flashbulb memory formation and critically appraise a number of lines of research that have opposed this view. It is concluded that this...

    Published June 25th 2015 by Psychology Press

  10. Theories Of Memory II

    Edited by Martin A. Conway University of Bristol; Susan E. Gathercole University of Bristol; Cesare Cornoldi University of Padua, Italy.

    This work is a collection of theoretical statements from a broad range of memory researchers. Each chapter was derived from a presentation given at the 2nd International Conference on Memory, held at Abano Termi, Italy, 15th to 19th July 1996. The contributions cover imagery, implicit and explicit...

    Published June 25th 2015 by Psychology Press