Cognitive Psychology: Connecting Mind, Research and Everyday Experience / Edition 2

Cognitive Psychology: Connecting Mind, Research and Everyday Experience / Edition 2

by E. Bruce Goldstein
     
 


Bruce Goldstein's COGNITIVE PSYCHOLOGY: CONNECTING MIND, RESEARCH, AND EVERYDAY EXPERIENCE connects the study of cognition to your everyday life. A wealth of concrete examples and illustrations help you understand the theories of cognition-driving home both the scientific importance of the theories and their relevance to your daily life. This accessible book… See more details below

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Bruce Goldstein's COGNITIVE PSYCHOLOGY: CONNECTING MIND, RESEARCH, AND EVERYDAY EXPERIENCE connects the study of cognition to your everyday life. A wealth of concrete examples and illustrations help you understand the theories of cognition-driving home both the scientific importance of the theories and their relevance to your daily life. This accessible book introduces you to landmark studies and cutting-edge research that define this fascinating field. To help you further experiment with and understand the concepts in the text, you can use COGLAB: THE ONLINE COGNITION LAB. Available at www.CengageBrain.com, COGLAB contains dozens of classic experiments designed to help you learn about cognitive concepts and how the mind works.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780495502333
Publisher:
Cengage Learning
Publication date:
04/20/2007
Edition description:
Older Edition
Pages:
608
Product dimensions:
8.16(w) x 9.52(h) x 1.08(d)

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Table of Contents


1. Introduction to Cognitive Psychology. 2. Cognitive Neuroscience. 3. Perception. 4. Attention. 5. Short-Term and Working Memory. 6. Long-Term Memory: Structure. 7. Long-Term Memory: Encoding and Retrieval. 8. Everyday Memory and Memory Errors. 9. Knowledge. 10. Visual Imagery. 11. Language. 12. Problem Solving. 13. Judgment, Decisions, and Reasoning.

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