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  1. The Sense of Hearing

    Second Edition

    By Christopher J. Plack

    The Sense of Hearing is a truly accessible introduction to auditory perception that is intended for students approaching the subject for the first time, and as a foundation for more advanced study. The second edition has been thoroughly revised throughout, and included new chapters on music,...

    Published November 17th 2013 by Psychology Press

  2. Visual Perception

    An Introduction, 3rd Edition

    By Nicholas Wade, Mike Swanston

    Does the world appear the same to everyone? Does what we know determine what we see? Why do we see the world as we do? Vision is our most dominant sense. From the light that enters our eyes to the complex cognitive processes that follow, we derive most of our information about what things are,...

    Published October 23rd 2012 by Psychology Press

  3. Face Perception

    By Vicki Bruce, Andy Young

    Human faces are unique biological structures that convey a complex variety of important social messages. Even strangers can tell things from our faces – our feelings, our locus of attention, something of what we are saying, our age, sex and ethnic group, whether they find us attractive. In...

    Published December 21st 2011 by Psychology Press

  4. Essentials of Sensation and Perception

    By George Mather

    Series: Foundations of Psychology

    The study of sensation and perception looks at how we acquire, process, and interpret information about the outside world. By describing key ideas from first principles, this straightforward introduction provides easy access to the basic concepts in the subject, and incorporates the most recent...

    Published May 3rd 2011 by Routledge

  5. Foundations of Sensation and Perception

    Second Edition

    By George Mather, George Mather

    This comprehensive introduction to Sensation and Perception has been highly praised for its unique approach, which begins with the minor senses and progresses to vision. The book begins with an introductory chapter on general physiological, perceptual and theoretical principles which...

    Published December 7th 2008 by Psychology Press

  6. Foundations of Perception

    By George Mather, George Mather

    This clear and balanced introduction to perception examines all the major and minor senses, including vision, hearing, touch, balance, taste and smell. It provides the reader with a thorough analysis of our perceptual experience, how it relates to the physical properties of the world and how...

    Published January 18th 2006 by Psychology Press

  7. Attention, Perception and Memory

    An Integrated Introduction

    By Elizabeth Styles

    Series: Psychology Focus

    Although attention, perception and memory are identifiable components of the human cognitive system, this book argues that for a complete understanding of any of them it is necessary to appreciate the way they interact and depend on one another. Using close examination of experiments, studies of...

    Published February 9th 2005 by Psychology Press

  8. Detection Theory

    A User's Guide, 2nd Edition

    By Neil A. Macmillan, C. Douglas Creelman

    Detection Theory is an introduction to one of the most important tools for analysis of data where choices must be made and performance is not perfect. Originally developed for evaluation of electronic detection, detection theory was adopted by psychologists as a way to understand sensory decision...

    Published August 22nd 2004 by Psychology Press

  9. 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

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Forthcoming Textbooks

  1. Beliefs and Expectations in Legal Decision Making
    Edited by Bradley D. McAuliff, Brian H. Bornstein
    To Be Published September 2nd 2014
  2. Measurement and Representation of Sensations
    Edited by Hans Colonius, Ehtibar N. Dzhafarov
    To Be Published October 31st 2014
  3. Neuropsychology of Art: Neurological, Cognitive and Evolutionary Perspectives
    By Dahlia W. Zaidel
    To Be Published October 31st 2014
  4. Cognitive Psychology: Classic Edition
    By Ulric Neisser
    To Be Published November 25th 2014
  5. The Ecological Approach to Visual Perception: Classic Edition
    By James J. Gibson
    To Be Published November 25th 2014

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