Cognition

Cognition : The Thinking Animal

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This highly readable book offers comprehensive coverage of classic cognitive psychology and uptotheminute coverage of controversies in the field in an interesting, lively manner that assumes no prior knowledge of cognitive psychology. The Approach of Cognitive Psychology. Visual Perception. Attention. Sensory Memory and Primary Memory. Memory Encoding, Retrieval, and Storage. Visual Imagery. Motor Control. Decision Making and Deductive Reasoning. Problem Solving. Language. For anyone interested in introductory cognitive psychology.show more

Product details

  • Hardback | 604 pages
  • 177.8 x 231.14 x 30.48mm | 1,088.62g
  • Pearson Education Limited
  • Prentice-Hall
  • Harlow, United Kingdom
  • 0130286990
  • 9780130286994

Table of contents

1. The Approach of Cognitive Psychology. 2. Visual Perception. 3. Attention. 4. Sensory Memory and Primary Memory. 5. Memory Encoding. 6. Memory Retrieval. 7. Memory Storage. 8. Visual Imagery. 9. Decision Making and Deductive Reasoning. 10. Problem Solving. 11. Language. Appendix. Answers to Questions. Glossary. References. Credits. Author Index. Subject Index.show more

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