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The Psychology of Learning and Motivation

The Psychology of Learning and Motivation series publishes empirical and theoretical contributions in cognitive and experimental psychology, ranging from classical and instrumental conditioning to complex learning and problem solving.


Researchers and students in cognitive psychology

Hardbound, 296 Pages

Published: February 2013

Imprint: Academic Press

ISBN: 978-0-12-407237-4


  • Praise for the Series
    "A remarkable number of landmark papers... An important collection of theory and data."--CONTEMPORARY PSYCHOLOGY


      1. Learning along with Others
      2. Robert L. Goldstone, Thomas N. Wisdom, Michael E. Roberts, and Seth Frey

      3. Space, Time, and Story
      4. Barbara Tversk

      5. The Cognition of Spatial Cognition: Domain-General within Domain-Specific
      6. Holly A. Taylor, and Tad T. Brunyé

      7. Perceptual Learning, Cognition, and Expertise
      8. Philip J. Kellman, and Christine M. Massey

      9. Causation, Touch, and the Perception of Force
      10. Phillip Wolff, and Jason Shepard

      11. Categorization as Causal Explanation: Discounting and Augmenting in a Bayesian Framework
      12. Daniel M. Oppenheimer, Joshua B. Tenenbaum, and Tevye R. Krynski

      13. Individual Differences in Intelligence and Working Memory: A Review of Latent Variable Models

      Andrew R. A. Conway, and Kristof Kovacs



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