Cognitive Psychology / Edition 6

Cognitive Psychology / Edition 6

by Robert J. Sternberg
     
 

Sternberg (Yale University) describes the main structures of the human brain, and the basic processes of human perception, learning, memory, language, problem solving, and creativity. The fourth edition deletes the chapter on cognitive development, and adds sections on brain disorders, color blindness, akinetopsia, and Baron-Cohen's theory of autism, Annotation… See more details below

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Sternberg (Yale University) describes the main structures of the human brain, and the basic processes of human perception, learning, memory, language, problem solving, and creativity. The fourth edition deletes the chapter on cognitive development, and adds sections on brain disorders, color blindness, akinetopsia, and Baron-Cohen's theory of autism, Annotation ©2005 Book News, Inc., Portland, OR

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781133313915
Publisher:
Cengage Learning
Publication date:
02/08/2011
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
640
Sales rank:
194,109
Product dimensions:
8.20(w) x 10.10(h) x 1.10(d)

Table of Contents


Table of Contents
1. Defining Cognitive Psychology
2. Cognitive Neuroscience
3. Attention and Consciousness
4. Perception
5. Memory: Models and Research Methods
6. Memory Processes
7. Knowledge Representation: Images and Propositions
8. Knowledge Representation and Information Processing
9. Language: Nature and Acquisition
10. Language in Context
11. Problem Solving and Creativity
12. Decision Making and Reasoning
13. Cognitive Development
14. Human and Artificial Intelligence
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