Cognition: exploring the science of the mind

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W W Norton & Company Incorporated, 2010 - Psychology - 500 pages
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The textbook engages students in the scientific process through its integrated treatment of research methods and strong coverage of key experiments. The companion Cognition Workbook contains essays, activities, and demonstrations that focus on the real-world applications of cognitive psychology. The ZAPS Online Labs invite students to experience psychological phenomena and classical experiments in a vivid and engaging environment.

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User Review  - Harvey - Goodreads

By far the best text-book I have ever read. Cognition is used in Cognitive Psychology courses in hundreds of universities; I was lucky enough to be taught by the man who wrote it (Reisberg), and I ... Read full review

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User Review  - Bethypage42 - Goodreads

Dan Reisberg is the kind of prof you can love, even if he doesn't like you. His rhetorical style makes conference engaging and educational. Many times in my life after Reed, I have wanted to ask Dan ... Read full review

Contents

The Science of the Mind
3
The Neural Basis for Cognition
25
Recognizing Objects
59
Copyright

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Daniel Reisberg is Patricia and Clifford Lunneborg Professor of Psychology at Reed College in Portland, Oregon. Professor Reisberg's research has focused on the nature of mental imagery as well as on people's ability to remember emotionally significant events. He has served on the editorial boards of many of the field's journals, and is the editor of the Oxford Handbook of Cognitive Psychology. Reisberg also consults extensively with law enforcement and the justice system.

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