Description

The Handbook of Perception and Action overviews state-of-the-art research in these two areas, while also stressing the functional relationships between them. The three-volume set will be useful toresearchers, technicians, graduate students, and final-year undergraduates in psychology, developmental psychology, speech and hearing, neuropsychology, neuroscience, and physiology.

Readership

Researchers, technicians, graduate students, and final year undergraduates in psychology, speech and hearing, developmental psychology, neuropsychology, neuroscience, neurobiology, and physiology.

Table of Contents

List of Contributors. A.F. Sanders and O. Neumann, Introduction. A.H.C. van der Heijden, Visual Attention. A.F. Sanders and M. Donk, Visual Search. G. ten Hoopen, Auditory Attention. H. Heuer, Dual-Task Performance. M. Eimer, D. Nattkemper, E. Schriger, and W. Prinz, Involuntary Attention. G. Underwood and J. Everatt, Automatic and Controlled Information Processing: The Role of Attention in the Processing of Novelty. M.W. van der Molen, Energetics and the Reaction Process: Running Threads Through Experimental Psychology. H.S. Koelega, Sustained Attention. A.A. Wijers, G. Mulder, T.C. Gunter, and H.G.O.M. Smid, Brain Potential Analysis of Selective Attention. O. Neumann, Theories of Attention. Chapter References. Subject Index.

Details

No. of pages:
448
Language:
English
Copyright:
© 1996
Published:
Imprint:
Academic Press
Print ISBN:
9780125161633
Electronic ISBN:
9780080533162

About the editors

Odmar Neumann

Affiliations and Expertise

Bielefeld University, Bielefeld, Germany

A. Sanders

Affiliations and Expertise

Free University, Amsterdam, The Netherlands