The Handbook of Memory Disorders / Edition 2 by Alan D. Baddeley | 9780471498193 | Hardcover | Barnes & Noble
The Handbook of Memory Disorders / Edition 2

The Handbook of Memory Disorders / Edition 2

by Alan D. Baddeley
     
 

ISBN-10: 047149819X

ISBN-13: 9780471498193

Pub. Date: 11/06/2002

Publisher: Wiley

The eagerly awaited 2nd edition of this classic handbook is a critical, thorough account of memory disorders relating to neurological processes and to developmental and acquired brain damage and presents comprehensive sections on theory, assessment, treatment and management of memory disorders.

Written by a truly international team of experts, this completely

Overview

The eagerly awaited 2nd edition of this classic handbook is a critical, thorough account of memory disorders relating to neurological processes and to developmental and acquired brain damage and presents comprehensive sections on theory, assessment, treatment and management of memory disorders.

Written by a truly international team of experts, this completely updated edition offers an authoritative review of the key areas of research and development in this field.

• Completely updated and expanded

• New sections and chapters reflect many of the biggest growth areas in the field in recent years, such as confabulation, false memory and the frontal lobes

• Written by an international team of experts

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780471498193
Publisher:
Wiley
Publication date:
11/06/2002
Edition description:
REV
Pages:
880
Product dimensions:
6.95(w) x 9.88(h) x 2.07(d)

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Table of Contents

Partial table of contents:
THEORETICAL BACKGROUND.
The Psychology of Memory (A. Baddeley).
Neurobiological Foundations of Human Memory (D. Tranel & A. Damasio).
VARIETIES OF MEMORY DISORDER.
Retrograde Amnesia (J. Hodges).
Transient Global Amnesia (G. Goldenberg).
Disorders of Semantic Memory (K. Patterson & J. Hodges).
Memory Changes in Normal Ageing (F. Craik, et al.).
Memory Disorders in the Dementias (J. Brandt & J. Rich).
Depression and Anxiety (F. Watts).
Functional Disorders of Autobiographical Memory (J. Kihlstrom & D. Schacter).
ASSESSMENT OF MEMORY PROBLEMS.
The Assessment of Memory Disorders (A. Mayes).
Behavioural and Self-Report Methods (R. Knight & H. Godfrey).
Separating Memory from Other Cognitive Problems (D. Howieson & M. Lezak).
MANAGEMENT OF MEMORY PROBLEMS.
Memory Disturbances of Children with Learning Disabilities: A Neuropsychological Analysis of Two Academic Achievement Subtypes (B. Rourke & K. Tsatsanis).
Computers in Memory Rehabilitation (E. Glisky).
Pharmacological Treatment of Impaired Memory Function (W. Lombardi & H. Weingartner).
Index.

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