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  1. Knowing Children

    Experiments in Conversation and Cognition

    By Michael Siegal

    It has often been maintained that young children's knowledge is limited to perceptual appearances. In this "preoperational" stage of development, there are profound conceptual limitations in that they have little understanding of numerical and causal relations and are incapable of insight into the...

    Published June 25th 2015 by Psychology Press

  2. Pathologies of Awareness: Bridging the Gap between Theory and Practice

    A Special Issue of Neuropsychological Rehabilitation

    Edited by Linda Clare, Peter W Halligan

    This special issue of Neuropsychological Rehabilitation provides an opportunity to characterise some of the key clinical issues concerned with assessing and managing pathologies of subjective or conscious awareness. Elucidating the cognitive processes underlying awareness, and their corresponding...

    Published June 25th 2015 by Psychology Press

  3. Bridging Cognitive Science and Education: Learning, Memory and Metacognition

    A Special Issue of the European Journal of Cognitive Psychology

    Edited by Lisa Son, Andre Vandierendonck

    The fields of cognitive science and education have worked hard to discover effective principles of learning with the goal of improving educational achievement. And although each has made significant advances, there has been, until today, a gap between the two disciplines. This special issue brings...

    Published June 25th 2015 by Psychology Press

  4. Human Contingency Learning: Recent Trends in Research and Theory

    A Special Issue of the Quarterly Journal of Experimental Psychology

    Edited by Tom Beckers, Jan De Houwer

    The present special issue presents an overview of recent developments and controversies in research on human contingency learning. Contributions range from purely fundamental, theoretical analyses, over empirically oriented reports, to more applied contributions, reflecting the breadth of scope of...

    Published June 25th 2015 by Psychology Press

  5. Memory for Proper Names

    A Special Issue of Memory

    By Cohen

    Edited by Gillian Cohen

    A growing body of research suggests that there is a specific cognitive deficit in the retrieval of proper names as compared with the retrieval of object names and other words. This special issue brings together studies that analyse the nature of retrieval failure for proper names and evaluate...

    Published June 25th 2015 by Psychology Press

  6. Neural Binding of Space and Time: Spatial and Temporal Mechanisms of Feature-object Binding

    A Special Issue of Visual Cognition

    Edited by Mark Elliott, Christoph Hermann

    Some of the central problems to be solved by the brain, such as figure-ground coding and object recognition, concern the binding of separately coded feature elements into coherent object representations. The binding problem has recently been approached by a variety of disciplines, notably...

    Published June 25th 2015 by Psychology Press

  7. Superior Memory

    By Elizabeth Valentine, John Wilding

    This book examines the nature and causal antecedents of superior memory performance. The main theme is that such performance may depend on either specific memory techniques or natural superiority in the efficiency of one or more memory processes.Chapter 2 surveys current views about the structure...

    Published June 25th 2015 by Psychology Press

  8. Mental Models In Cognitive Science

    Essays In Honour Of Phil Johnson-Laird

    Edited by Alan Garnham, Jane Oakhill

    Phil Johnson-Laird's theory of mental models has proved to be an influential development in the cognitive sciences. This theory aims to provide a detailed account of both reasoning and inference on the one hand, and language on the other. It can therefore be regarded as a step toward the...

    Published June 25th 2015 by Psychology Press

  9. How Distinctive is Affective Processing?

    A Special Issue of Cognition and Emotion

    Edited by Andreas. B Eder, Bernhard Hommel

    Influential theories on affect and emotion propose a fundamental differentiation between emotion and cognition, and research paradigms designed to test them focus on differences rather than similarities between affective and cognitive processes. This research orientation is increasingly challenged...

    Published June 25th 2015 by Psychology Press

  10. Progress in Psychological Science around the World. Volume 1 Neural, Cognitive and Developmental Issues.

    Proceedings of the 28th International Congress of Psychology

    Edited by Qicheng Jing, Mark R. Rosenzweig

    Progress in Psychological Science around the World, Volumes 1 and 2, present the main contributions from the 28th International Congress of Psychology, held in Beijing in 2004. These expert contributions include the Nobel laureate address, the Presidential address, and the Keynote and...

    Published June 25th 2015 by Psychology Press