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Cognitive Psychology

  • Hare Brain, Tortoise Mindby Guy Claxton

    HarperCollins 2016; US$ 11.99

    In these accelerated times, our decisive and businesslike ways of thinking are unprepared for ambiguity, paradox, and sleeping on it." We assume that the quick-thinking "hare brain" will beat out the slower Intuition of the "tortoise mind." However, now research in cognitive science is changing this understanding of the human mind. It suggests that... more...

  • Winning the Brain Game: Fixing the 7 Fatal Flaws of Thinkingby Matthew E. May

    McGraw-Hill Education 2016; US$ 22.00

    Mindful thinking is the new competitive edge Science confirms the distinction between the biological brain and the conscious mind. Each day, a game of mind versus matter plays out on a field defined by the problems we must solve. Most are routine, and don?t demand a more mindful approach. It?s when we?re faced with more difficult challenges... more...

  • Does your Family Make You Smarter?by James R. Flynn

    Cambridge University Press 2016; US$ 20.00

    A new method of estimating what affects IQ shows that life history and choice count toward your level of intelligence. more...

  • Mathematical Models of Perception and Cognition Volume Iby Joseph W. Houpt; Leslie M. Blaha

    Taylor and Francis 2016; US$ 54.95

    In this two volume festschrift, contributors explore the theoretical developments (Volume I) and applications (Volume II) in traditional cognitive psychology domains, and model other areas of human performance that benefit from rigorous mathematical approaches. It brings together former classmates, students and colleagues of Dr. James T. Townsend,... more...

  • Mathematical Models of Perception and Cognition Volume IIby Joseph W. Houpt; Leslie M. Blaha

    Taylor and Francis 2016; US$ 54.95

    In this two volume festschrift, contributors explore the theoretical developments (Volume I) and applications (Volume II) in traditional cognitive psychology domains, and model other areas of human performance that benefit from rigorous mathematical approaches. It brings together former classmates, students and colleagues of Dr. James T. Townsend,... more...

  • Creativityby Robert W. Weisberg

    Wiley 2016; US$ 110.00

    How cognitive psychology explains human creativity Conventional wisdom holds that creativity is a mysterious quality present in a select few individuals. The rest of us, the common view goes, can only stand in awe of great creative achievements: we could never paint Guernica or devise the structure of the DNA molecule because we lack access... more...

  • How Women Decideby Therese Huston

    Houghton Mifflin Harcourt 2016; US$ 28.00

    What's different for women making big decisions? Cognitive psychologist Therese Huston offers this definitive playbook for making stronger, wiser choices that thoughtfully addresses how the cultural landscape?and the research?defines how women decide. more...

  • The Type Theory of Lawby Marko Novak

    Springer International Publishing 2016; US$ 54.99

    Thisvolume presents a Type Theory of Law (TTL), claiming that this is a uniquetheory of law that stems from the philosophical understanding of Jung?spsychological types applied to the phenomenon of law. Furthermore, the TTLclaims to be a universal, general and descriptive account of law. To provethat, the book first presents the fundamentals of Jungian... more...

  • Mathematical Thinking and Problem Solvingby Alan H. Schoenfeld; Alan H. Sloane

    Taylor and Francis 2016; US$ 97.95

    In the early 1980s there was virtually no serious communication among the various groups that contribute to mathematics education -- mathematicians, mathematics educators, classroom teachers, and cognitive scientists. Members of these groups came from different traditions, had different perspectives, and rarely gathered in the same place to discuss... more...

  • Genre Knowledge in Disciplinary Communicationby Carol Berkenkotter; Thomas N. Huckin

    Taylor and Francis 2016; US$ 52.95

    Although genre studies abound in literary criticism, researchers and scholars interested in the social contexts of literacy have recently become interested in the dynamic, rhetorical dimensions of speech genres. Within this burgeoning scholarly community, the authors are among the first researchers working within social science traditions to study... more...