3.44 (87 ratings by Goodreads)
  • Hardback
By (author) 

List price: US$110.00

Currently unavailable

Add to wishlist

AbeBooks may have this title (opens in new window).

Try AbeBooks


For undergraduate and introductory level graduate courses in Cognition, Cognitive Psychology, Psychology of Thought, and Cognitive Science. Providing a comprehensive, approachable treatment of current cognitive psychology, this third edition of a classic volume, formerly entitled Human Memory and Cognition, maintains the direct style that has proved so popular with students and instructors alike. Neurocognitive evidence is integrated throughout and the text balances empirical evidence, theory, and explanations of important points with sufficient detail so that students learn not only cognitive psychology, but also how experiments are designed and interpreted and how theories are tested. This text demonstrates that the nuts and bolts of experiments can be communicated in a way that maintains student more

Product details

  • Hardback | 608 pages
  • 194 x 228 x 28mm | 1,099.98g
  • Pearson Education Limited
  • Prentice-Hall
  • Harlow, United Kingdom
  • 3rd Revised United States ed
  • glossary, references
  • 0130307297
  • 9780130307293

Table of contents

1. Cognitive Psychology: An Introduction. 2. The Cognitive Science Approach. 3. Perception and Pattern Recognition. 4. Attention. 5. Short-Term, Working Memory. 6. Episodic Long-Term Memory. 7. Semantic Long-Term Memory. 8. Interactions in Long-Term Memory. 9. Language. 10. Comprehension: Written and Spoken Language. 11. Decisions, Judgements, and Reasoning. 12. Problem Solving. Glossary. References. Photo Credits. Name Index. Subject more

Rating details

87 ratings
3.44 out of 5 stars
5 20% (17)
4 24% (21)
3 39% (34)
2 16% (14)
1 1% (1)
Book ratings by Goodreads
Goodreads is the world's largest site for readers with over 50 million reviews. We're featuring millions of their reader ratings on our book pages to help you find your new favourite book. Close X