Psychology at the Turn of the Millennium, Volume 1: Cognitive, Biological and Health Perspectives

Psychology at the Turn of the Millennium, Volume 1: Cognitive, Biological and Health Perspectives


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ISBN-13: 9781138877405
Publisher: Taylor & Francis
Publication date: 06/23/2015
Pages: 640
Product dimensions: 7.00(w) x 9.40(h) x 1.00(d)

Table of Contents

SECTION ONE: Neural mechanisms underlying psychological processes
1. Declarative and procedural memory in animals with simple nervous systems, Pavel Balaban
2. Neural processing of visual and auditory information, Barrie J. Frost
3. Epigenesis of the cognitive brain: A task for the 21st century, Scania de Schonen
4. Brain asymmetry and cognition, Kenneth Hugdahl
5. Musica, maestro! Daniele Schon and Mireille Besson
SECTION TWO: Experimental psychology: Perception, attention, learning and memory
6. The mind at the crossroad of multiple ongoing activities: A challenge to cognitive psychology, Gery d'Ydewalle
7. A general theory of visual attention, Claus Bundesen
8. Face Perception, Vicki Bruce
9. Extinction, Robert A. Rescorla
10. Nonvisual navigation based on information about self-motion, Roberta L. Klatzky, Jack M. Loomis and Reginald G. Golledge
11. Human memory and aging, Fergus I.M. Craik
SECTION THREE: Psychological health
12. Multidimensional interactionism: Stress, anxiety, and coping, Norman S. Endler
13. Ancient humans in the newborn millennium: Stress and gender perspectives, Marianne Frankenhaeuser
14. Disability as behaviour: Models of measurement and explanation, Marie Johnston, Debbied Bonetti, and Beth Pollard
15. Psychology and the risk for cardiovascular disorder: A developmental perspective, Liisa Keltikangas-Jarvinen
SECTION FOUR: Interaction between cognitive and emotional processes, Richard J. Davidson
17. Fear and anxiety: Animal models and human cognitive psychophysiology, Peter J. Lang, Michael David, and Arne Ohman
18. Cardiacdefense and emotion: Psychophysiological and clinical implications, Jaime Vila
19. Emotional processing biases: Nature and modification, Andrew Matthews
20. Feeling and thinking: The influence of affect on social cognition and behavior, Joseph P. Forgas
SECTION FIVE: Higher cognitive processes
21. The adaptive toolbox: Towards a Darwinian rationality, Gerd Gigerenzer
22. Literacy effects on language and cognition, Jose Morais and Regine Kolinsky
23. Representational and communicative aspects as two facets of contemporary psycholinguistics, Ida Kurcz
24. Aviation psychology, Christopher D. Wickens

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