New Textbooks in 2009–2010CognitionEysenck & Keane: Cognitive Psychology, 6th Ed. ..................2Ward: The Student’s Guide to Cognitive Neuroscience,2nd Ed. ....................................................................................2Baddeley et al.: Memory .........................................................3Harley: Talking the Talk...........................................................4Harley: The Psychology of Language, 3rd Ed. .......................4Revonsuo: Consciousness .....................................................5Velmans: Understanding Consciousness, 2nd Ed. ................5Mather: Foundations of Sensation and Perception, 2nd Ed. ..6Cohen & Conway: Memory in the Real World, 3rd Ed. ..........6Power & Dalgleish: Cognition and Emotion, 2nd Ed. .............6Eysenck: Fundamentals of Cognition .....................................7Stirling & Elliot: Introducing Neuropsychology, 2nd Ed. .........7Beaumont: Introduction to Neuropsychology, 2nd Ed. ...........7Pearce: Animal Learning and Cognition, 3rd Ed. ...................8Pierce & Cheney: Behavior Analysis and Learning, 4th Ed. ..8Papini: Comparative Psychology, 2nd Ed. .............................8Groome: An Introduction to Cognitive Psychology,2nd Ed.....................................................................................9Niedenthal et al.: Psychology of Emotion ..............................9Tatsuoka: Cognitive Assessment .........................................10 27 Church Road Hove, East Sussex BN3 2FA, UK www.cognitivepsychologyarena.com Psychology Press is an Informa business. The registered office of Informa plc (“Informa”) is Mortimer House, 37-41 Mortimer Street, London, W1T 3JH. Registered in England and Wales. Number 3099067. Change of address? Please email firstname.lastname@example.org, quoting cogtext09. This catalog includes titles formerly published by Lawrence Erlbaum Associates (LEA).
New edition – now in full color! materials, which will be made available to qualifying adopters completely free of charge. The online multimedia materials include: Cognitive Psychology • A PowerPoint lecture course and multiple-choice question test bank • A unique Student Learning Program: an interactive revision program A Student’s Handbook incorporating a range of multimedia resources including interactive Sixth Edition exercises and demonstrations, and active reference links to journal articles. Michael W. Eysenck, Royal Holloway, University of London, UK Contents Mark T. Keane, University College Dublin, Ireland Preface. 1. Approaches to Human Cognition. Part 1. Visual Perception and Attention. 2. Basic Processes in Visual Cognition. 3. Object and “This is an excellent textbook, the previous Face Recognition. 4. Perception, Motion and Action. 5. Attention and e editions of which I have consistently Performance. Part 2. Memory. 6. 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The explanation of the various brain imaging techniques makes the descriptions of these studies very accessible to students.” - Robert H. Logie, University of New edition – now in full color! Edinburgh “The new edition of this book improves a text that was already The Student’s Guide to a leader. The authors have injected more information about the neuroscientiﬁc bases of the cognitive phenomena they discuss, in Cognitive Neuroscience line with recent trends in the ﬁeld. Students will greatly proﬁt from this Second Edition text, and professors will enjoy reading it, too.” - Henry L. Roediger, III, Washington University in St. Louis Jamie Ward University of Sussex, UK Previous editions have established this best-selling student handbook as THE cognitive psychology textbook of choice, both for its Praise for the ﬁrst edition: academic rigour and its accessibility. This sixth edition continues this “The Student’s Guide to Cognitive tradition. It has been substantially updated and revised to reﬂect new Neuroscience is unique in that there are no developments in the ﬁeld (especially within cognitive neuroscience). comparable textbooks aimed at this level, Traditional approaches are combined with the cutting-edge cognitive and it does an excellent job of providing a neuroscience approach to create a comprehensive, coherent solid grounding in this broad ﬁeld.” - Charvy and totally up-to-date overview of all the main ﬁelds in cognitive Narain, in Nature Neuroscience psychology. 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TheThe book is accompanied by a set of online resources available free of writing is accessible and should make it acharge to departments that recommend the textbook. These resources popular text with students and professorsinclude: alike. I strongly recommend it.” - Henry L. Roediger, III, Washington University in St.• A chapter-by-chapter illustrated slideshow lecture course Louis• A bank of multiple-choice questions which allow for conﬁdence- “Baddeley, Eysenck and Anderson are among weighted answers the best known and most widely respected• Student resources to aid exam preparation. cognitive psychologists internationally. The result of their collaboration is a textbook that is comprehensive andContents soundly scientiﬁc, while remaining engaging and highly accessible1. Introducing Cognitive Neuroscience. 2. Introducing the Brain. 3. The to all students of human memory.” - Robert H. Logie, University ofElectrophysiological Brain. 4. The Imaged Brain. 5. The Lesioned Brain. 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It is written in an admirably clear Emeritus, Psychology, University of and scholarly way, and covers a wide range California, Davis of issues thrown up by recent philosophical, psychological and neuroscientiﬁc research “This is an important book. It offers anon consciousness. It would be excellent as a primary text for many excellent review of the whole range of philosophical and scientiﬁcintroductory courses on consciousness, and I think this book will attempts to understand consciousness, interwoven with a compellingquickly become a major text in the area.” - Steve Torrance, Visiting account of the author’s own preferred option (i.e., ‘reﬂexive monism’),Senior Research Fellow, Centre for Research in Cognitive for which he is already well known. This further account of his viewsScience, University of Sussex will be welcomed by all concerned.” - Christopher M.H. Nunn,The study of consciousness is recognized as one of the biggest Associate Editor of the Journal of Consciousness Studiesremaining challenges to the scientiﬁc community. This book provides a Understanding Consciousness, Second Edition provides a uniquefascinating introduction to the new science that promises to illuminate survey and evaluation of consciousness studies, along with anour understanding of the subject. original analysis of consciousness that combines scientiﬁc ﬁndings,It covers all the main approaches to the modern scientiﬁc study of philosophy and common sense. Building on the widely praised ﬁrstconsciousness, and also gives the necessary historical, philosophical edition, this new edition adds fresh research, and deepens the originaland conceptual background to the ﬁeld. Current scientiﬁc evidence analysis in a way that reﬂects some of the fundamental changes in theand theory from the ﬁelds of neuropsychology, cognitive neuroscience, understanding of consciousness that have taken place over the lastbrain imaging and the study of altered states of consciousness such ten years.as dreaming, hypnosis, meditation and out-of-body experiences is As the structure of the book moves from a basic overview of the ﬁeldpresented. The book provides an integrative review of the major to a successively deeper analysis, it can be used both for those newexisting philosophical and empirical theories of consciousness and to the subject and for more established researchers.identiﬁes the most promising areas for future developments in the Understanding Consciousness tells a story with a beginning, middleﬁeld. and end in a way that integrates the philosophy of consciousnessIt offers a readable and timely introduction to the science of with the science. Overall, the book provides a unique perspective onconsciousness for anyone interested in this compelling area, how to address the problems of consciousness and as such, will be ofespecially undergraduates studying psychology, philosophy, cognition, great interest to psychologists, philosophers, and neuroscientists.neuroscience and related ﬁelds. ContentsContents Part 1. Mind-Body Theories and Their Problems. 1. What isPart 1. Background of the Science of Consciousness. Introduction: Consciousness? 2. Conscious Souls, Brains and Quantum Mechanics. 3.Consciousness and its Place in the Scientiﬁc View of the World. 1. The Are Mind and Matter the Same Thing? 4. Are Mind and Consciousness JustPhilosophical Foundations of Consciousness Science. 2. The Historical Activities? 5. Could Robots be Conscious? Part 2. A New Analysis: HowFoundations of Consciousness Science. 3. The Conceptual Foundations to Marry Science with Experience. 6. Conscious Phenomenology andof Consciousness Science. Part 2. Central Domains of Consciousness Common Sense. 7. The Nature and Location of Experiences. 8. ExperiencedScience I: Neuropsychology and Consciousness. 4. Neuropsychological Worlds, the World Described by Physics, and the Thing Itself. 9. Subjective,Deﬁcits of Visual Consciousness. 5. Neuropsychological Dissociations of Intersubjective and Objective Science. 10. How Consciousness Relates toVisual Consciousness from Behaviour. 6. Neuropsychological Disorders Information Processing in the Brain. 11. The Neural Causes and Correlatesof Self-awareness. Part 3. Central Domains of Consciousness Science of Consciousness. Part 3. A New Synthesis: Reﬂexive Monism. 12. WhatII: Neural Correlates of Consciousness (NCC). 7. Methods and Design Consciousness is. 13. What Consciousness Does. 14. Self-consciousness inof NCC Experiments. 8. Studies on the Neural Basis of Consciousness a Reﬂexive Universe.as a State. 9. Studies on the Neural Basis of Visual Consciousness. 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Foundations of Sensation and Memory in the Real World Perception Third Edition Second Edition Gillian Cohen (retired), Professor of Psychology, The Open University, UK George Mather Martin A. Conway, University of Leeds, UK (Eds.) University of Sussex, UK “A very welcome addition to the memory Praise for the ﬁrst edition: “Mather has literature, providing thorough and detailed included some excellent pedagogical features reviews of the growing body of research that put this book in a class by itself. ... concerned with taking memory out of the Moreover, Mather’s conversational and laboratory. The authors are a combination of interactive style of writing results in a book established scientists and younger that is enjoyable as well as informative ... investigators, who have in common a broad Would I use it for my S&P course? The approach to the topic that accepts the answer is a resounding ‘yes’.” - Stephen F. importance of both theory and its application. Davis, in PsycCRITIQUES This book should prove a valuable resource.” This comprehensive introduction to Sensation - Alan Baddeley, University of York and Perception has been highly praised for its Contents unique approach, which begins with the minor senses and progresses to vision. G. Cohen, Introduction: The Study of Everyday Memory. J. Ellis, Memory for Intentions, Actions and Plans. A. Smith, Memory for Places: Routes, The book begins with an introductory chapter on general physiological, Maps and Locations. D. Wright, E. Loftus, Memory for Events: Eyewitness perceptual and theoretical principles which gives the reader the Testimony. R. Hanley, Memory for People: Faces, Voices and Names. H. conceptual tools to build a clear understanding of how we perceive Williams, M. Conway, Memory for Personal Experiences: Autobiographical the world. The next two chapters then ﬂesh out basic topics such as and Flashbulb Memory. G. Cohen, Memory for Knowledge: General transduction, receptive ﬁelds, and sensory adaptation via coverage of Knowledge and Expertise. G. Radvansky, Situational Models in Memory: the minor senses (touch, balance, smell, and taste). Later chapters on Texts and Stories. R. Thompson, Collaborative and Social Remembering. hearing and vision build on these foundations. This approach allows C. Horton, M. Conway, Memory for Thoughts and Dreams. S. Gathercole, students to thoroughly grasp the fundamental principles in relation to C. Moulin, Life Span Development of Memory: Childhood and Old Age. the relatively simple sensory systems before moving on to the more A. O’Connor, C. Moulin, Memory, Consciousness and Metacognition. C. Souchay, C. Moulin, The Psychopathology of Everyday Memory. G. Cohen, complex topics. Unlike other perception textbooks, this has a whole Overview: Speculations and Conclusions. chapter on Individual Differences, which considers potential sources of difference such as age, sex, expertise and culture. 2008: 7x10: 424pp Hb: 978-1-84169-640-9: £49.95 New to the second edition: Pb: 978-1-84169-641-6: £24.95 • Now in full color! www.psypress.com/9781841696416 • Revised and expanded coverage of taste processing and perception, touch perception, pitch perception, and receptive ﬁeld modeling Cognition and Emotion • New sections on word perception, the size after-effect, crowding, From Order to Disorder scene perception, and optic ﬂow Second Edition • A completely new chapter devoted to multi-sensory processing and synesthesia, with a new tutorial on attentional effects in perception Mick Power, University of Edinburgh, UK • A new tutorial on visual dysfunction in artists. Tim Dalgleish, Medical Research Council Cognition and The book includes a number of helpful textbook features, such as key Brain Sciences Unit, Cambridge, UK terms, chapter summaries, and ‘Tutorial’ sections. It is accompanied “The authors should be commended for by extensive student and instructor supplementary resources which undertaking this very important and ambitious are free of charge to adopters: visit www.psypress.com/mather for endeavour. What sets this text apart from preview access other books on cognition and emotion is its Foundations of Sensation and Perception provides students with a attempt to describe the philosophical and thorough analysis of our perceptual experience, how it relates to the historical underpinnings of work on emotion.” physical properties of the world and how it is linked to the biological - Naomi Koerner, Concordia University, in properties of the brain. It will be an invaluable resource for those Canadian Psychology/Psychologie studying psychology and neuroscience. canadienne Contents The relationship between thinking and feeling 1. General Principles. 2. The Chemical Senses. 3. The Body Senses. 4. The has puzzled philosophers for centuries, but Physics and Biology of Audition. 5. Perception of Sound. 6. The Physics of more recently has become a dominant focus Vision – Light and the Eye. 7. Visual Physiology. 8. Spatial Vision. 9. Shape in psychology and in the brain sciences. Cognition and Emotion, and Object Perception. 10. Depth Perception. 11. Visual Motion Perception. Second Edition examines everything from past philosophical to current 12. Color Vision. 13. Multi-sensory Processing in Perception. 14. 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Fundamentals of Cognition Introducing NeuropsychologyThird Edition Second EditionMichael Eysenck John Stirling, Manchester Metropolitan University, UKRoyal Holloway, University of London, UK Rebecca Elliott, University of Manchester, UK “The chapters provide an excellent coverage Series: Psychology Focus of the different areas within cognitive “The chapters are up-to-date and well psychology: not only are the traditional areas referenced, and theoretical debates are dealt with (memory, perception, language) explained in meaningful terms; particularly but also areas which are often overlooked by welcome are the contributions from comparable textbooks (human judgement, neuroimaging and the stimulating impact this decision-making). This text is an excellent has made to neuropsychology in general. A source for students of cognitive psychology highly recommended read.” - Paul who are looking for an introduction to the ﬁeld Richardson, Brain, Behaviour & Cognition and a broad summary of research issues that Group, Shefﬁeld Hallam University exist within it. Eysenck has a reputation for Introducing Neuropsychology, Second Edition accessible writing and this text does not investigates the functions of the brain anddisappoint. The chapters are well structured and clear. I enjoyed the explores the relationships between brainwriting style which was informative and readable; jargon was clearly systems and human behaviour. The materialexplained.” - John Parkinson, Lecturer in Cognitive and Affective is presented in a jargon-free, easy to understand manner and aims toNeuroscience, University of Wales Bangor guide students new to the ﬁeld through current areas of research.How come some people always remember a face? Is it really possible Each chapter has been fully revised and updated and new brain-to do two things at once? Fundamentals of Cognition is a clear imaging data are incorporated throughout, especially in the laterand reader-friendly introduction that will help students understand chapters on Emotion and Motivation, and Executive Functions.and answer these kinds of questions. Taking his cue from modern The book assumes no particular expertise on the reader’s partcognitive psychology, Mike Eysenck explores the key processes that in either psychology or brain physiology. Thus, it will be of greatallow us to make sense of the world around us. Whether we are aware interest not only to those studying neuropsychology and cognitiveof their workings or not, our abilities in attention, perception, learning, neuroscience, but also to medical and nursing students.memory, language, problem solving, thinking and reasoning all helpus to make decisions about how to cope with everyday life. 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