Cognitive Psychology

Cognitive Psychology

  • Publisher : Psychology Press
  • Author : Ulric Neisser
  • ISBN-10 : 9781317566175
  • Release : 2014-11-27
  • Genre: Psychology
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First published in 1967, this seminal volume by Ulric Neisser was the first attempt at a comprehensive and accessible survey of Cognitive Psychology; as such, it provided the field with its first true textbook. Its chapters are organized so that they began with stimulus information that came 'inward' through the organs of sense, through its many transformations and reconstructions, and finally through to its eventual use in thought and memory. The volume inspired numerous students enter the field of cognitive psychology and some of the today's leading and most respected cognitive psychologists cite Neisser's book as the reason they embarked on their careers.

Mental Models

Mental Models

  • Publisher : Harvard University Press
  • Author : Philip Nicholas Johnson-Laird
  • ISBN-10 : 0674568826
  • Release : 1983
  • Genre: Psychology
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This book offers a unified theory of the major propertries of mind, including comprehension, inference, and consciousness. The author argues that we apprehend the world by building inner mental replicas of the relationships among objects and events that concern us. The mind is essentially a model-building device that can itself be modeled on a computer. The book provides a blueprint for building such a model and numberous important illustrations of how to do it.

The MIT Encyclopedia of the Cognitive Sciences

The MIT Encyclopedia of the Cognitive Sciences

  • Publisher : MIT Press
  • Author : Robert Andrew Wilson
  • ISBN-10 : 0262731444
  • Release : 2001
  • Genre: Psychology
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A landmark, comprehensive reference work that represents the methodological and theoretical diversity of this changing field.

Cognitive Processing in Second Language Acquisition

Cognitive Processing in Second Language Acquisition

  • Publisher : John Benjamins Publishing
  • Author : Martin Pütz
  • ISBN-10 : 9789027239020
  • Release : 2010
  • Genre: Language Arts & Disciplines
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This edited volume represents state of the field research linking cognition and second language acquisition, reflecting the experience of the learner when engaged in noticing, input/output processing, retrieval, and even attrition of target forms. Contributions are both theoretical and practical, describing a variety of L1, L2 and L3 combinations from around the world as observed in spoken, written, and computer-mediated contexts. The book relates conditions of language, task, medium or environment to how learners make decisions about language, with discussions about the application or efficacy of these conditions on linguistic success and development, and pedagogical implications.

Cognitive Load Theory

Cognitive Load Theory

  • Publisher : Cambridge University Press
  • Author : Jan L. Plass
  • ISBN-10 : 9780521860239
  • Release : 2010-04-26
  • Genre: Education
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This edited volume brings together the most prolific researchers from around the world who study various aspects of cognitive load to discuss its current theoretical as well as practical issues. It describes the theoretical foundations and assumptions of cognitive load theory (CLT), discusses the empirical findings about the application of CLT to the design of learning environments, and suggests new directions for future research.

Cognitive Psychology

Cognitive Psychology

  • Publisher : Taylor & Francis
  • Author : Michael W. Eysenck
  • ISBN-10 : 0863775519
  • Release : 2000
  • Genre: Psychology
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This text introduces contemporary topics such as cognitive neuropsychology, connectionism and cognition and emotion. This edition includes a new chapter on judgement and decision-making.

An Introduction to Applied Cognitive Psychology

An Introduction to Applied Cognitive Psychology

  • Publisher : Psychology Press
  • Author : Anthony Esgate
  • ISBN-10 : 1841693189
  • Release : 2005
  • Genre: Psychology
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This book offers a student friendly review of recent research in the application of cognitive methods, theories and models to real-world scenarios.

Cognitive Radio  Software Defined Radio  and Adaptive Wireless Systems

Cognitive Radio Software Defined Radio and Adaptive Wireless Systems

  • Publisher : Springer Science & Business Media
  • Author : Hüseyin Arslan
  • ISBN-10 : 9781402055423
  • Release : 2007-08-17
  • Genre: Technology & Engineering
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Today’s wireless services have come a long way since the roll out of the conventional voice-centric cellular systems. The demand for wireless access in voice and high rate data multi-media applications has been increasing. New generation wireless communication systems are aimed at accommodating this demand through better resource management and improved transmission technologies. This book discusses the cognitive radio, software defined radio, and adaptive radio concepts from several perspectives.

Cognitive Behavioural Therapy Explained

Cognitive Behavioural Therapy Explained

  • Publisher : Radcliffe Publishing
  • Author : Graeme Whitfield
  • ISBN-10 : 1857756037
  • Release : 2007
  • Genre: Medical
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"This practical introductory guide explains the cognitive behavioural approach and its many uses across a wide range of health and social care environments. With a focus on salient topics often found in the Membership of the Royal College of Psychiatrists Examination (MRCPsych), this guide is ideal for study and revision. Practical examples bring the subject to life, and key points are summarised at the conclusion of each chapter." "The comprehensive approach is invaluable to postgraduate trainees in psychiatry and psychology, Senior House Officers and candidates for the MRCPsych examination. Psychiatric nurses and general practitioners with an interest in cognitive behavioural therapy will also find the guide enlightening. It will also be of great interest to undergraduate students of medicine and nursing, and psychologists, counsellors and therapists."--Résumé de l'éditeur.