Decision Making from a Cognitive Perspective

Advances in Research and Theory

by Douglas L. Medin, Jerome Busemeyer, Reid Hastie

The Psychology of Learning and Motivation publishes empirical and theoretical contributions in cognitive and experimental psychology, ranging from classical and instrumental conditioning to complex learning and problem solving. This guest-edited special issue is devoted to research and discussion on decision making from a cognitive perspective. Topics include judgment and decision making with respect to memory processes and techniques, domain-specificity, and confirmation bias.

Key Features
* Synthesis of decision and cognitive research
* New theoretical treatments of critical phenomena
* New findings and systematic reviews of past work
* Coverage of preference, inference, prediction, and hypothesis-testing
* Written by the new leading generation of researchers

  • Elsevier Science; October 1995
  • ISBN: 9780080863832
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  • Title: Decision Making from a Cognitive Perspective
  • Author: Douglas L. Medin (ed.); Jerome Busemeyer (ed.); Reid Hastie (ed.)
  • Imprint: Academic Press