Cognition and Learning Textbooks

New, Upcoming and Key Titles 2014

Cognitive and Social Neuroscience

  1. The Student's Guide to Cognitive Neuroscience

    3rd Edition

    By Jamie Ward

    Reflecting recent changes in the way cognition and the brain are studied, this thoroughly updated third edition of the best-selling textbook provides a comprehensive and student-friendly guide to cognitive neuroscience. Jamie Ward provides an easy-to-follow introduction to neural structure and...

    To Be Published December 12th 2014 by Psychology Press

  2. Social Psychology

    Fourth Edition

    By Eliot R. Smith, Diane M. Mackie, Heather Claypool

    This textbook is the only major introduction to social psychology that provides a conceptually and thematically integrated approach to the science of social behavior. Unlike the majority of textbooks that portray social psychology as a list of interesting -- but seemingly unrelated -- phenomena,...

    To Be Published November 19th 2014 by Psychology Press

  3. The Student's Guide to Social Neuroscience

    By Jamie Ward

    Shortlisted for the British Psychological Society Book Award 2013! Social neuroscience is an expanding field which, by investigating the neural mechanisms that inform our behavior, explains our ability to recognize, understand, and interact with others. Concepts such as trust, revenge, empathy,...

    Published October 13th 2011 by Psychology Press

  4. The Student's Guide to Cognitive Neuroscience, 2nd Edition

    By Jamie Ward

    Reflecting recent changes in the way cognition and the brain are studied, this thoroughly updated edition of the best-selling textbook provides a comprehensive and student-friendly guide to cognitive neuroscience. Jamie Ward provides an easy-to-follow introduction to neural structure and...

    Published January 4th 2010 by Psychology Press