9780205521081

Cognitive Psychology

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  • ISBN13:

    9780205521081

  • ISBN10:

    0205521088

  • Edition: 8th
  • Format: Hardcover
  • Copyright: 2007-08-28
  • Publisher: Pearson
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Summary

One of the top sellers in the field,Cognitive Psychologyis well-written, humorous, andremains one of the most comprehensive and balanced books in the area of cognition.MacLin and MacLin, inheriting the book from the late Robert L. Solso, boldly revised and reorganized the Eighth Edition to reflect emerging trends in the field, while retaining the strengths that made it one of the most popular books in the field. The book features a sequential model of human cognition from sensation to perception, to attention, to memory, to higher-order cognition, and features new cutting-edge coverage of consciousness, cognitive neuroscience, memory and forgetting, and evolutionary psychology.

Table of Contents

Introduction and Research Methods
Cognitive Neuroscience
Attention, Sensation, and Perception
Object Recognition
Memory Models and Short Term Memory
Long Term Memory
Forgetting and Remembering
Consciousness
The Verbal Representation of Knowledge
The Visual Representation of Knowledge
Language
Cognition Across the Lifespan
Concept Formation, Logic and Decision Making
Problem Solving, Creativity and Intelligence
Artificial Intellilgence
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