Series: Foundations of Psychology
In our daily life we are bombarded with information. Every day we see thousands of images and hear thousands of sounds. This book examines how we make sense of this information and act upon it. It investigates how we are able to select some parts of the information but ignore others and then...
To Be Published December 31st 2013 by Routledge
Theory, Diagnosis and Rehabilitation
The concept of attention in academic psychology has been treated with varying degrees of importance over the years. From playing a key role in the 19th century, it was discarded in the first half of the 20th century, as clinical psychologists claimed it was superfluous to the essential subconscious...
To Be Published June 19th 2013 by Psychology Press
Advances from Cognitive Neuroscience
Over the past forty years much work has assessed how attention modulates perception, but relatively little work has evaluated the role of attention in action. This is despite the fact that recent research indicates that the relation between attention and action is a crucial factor in human...
Published May 6th 2013 by Psychology Press
A Special Issue of the Journal of Cognitive Psychology
This special issue is a tribute to Michael W. Eysenck, a distinguished pioneer in the field of cognition and emotion, and the founding editor of the Journal of Cognitive Psychology. It consists of a collection of theoretical as well as empirical papers by eminent scholars who have led the field of...
Published January 23rd 2012 by Psychology Press
Integration of Cognition, Emotion, and Motivation
This volume presents a rare occasion where scholars from Europe, North Africa and North America share their research programs and findings revolving around an important theme: integration. Despite different research foci and methodologies, there is a strong consensus that we need to understand a...
Published November 15th 2011 by Psychology Press
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