Psychology of Learning and Motivation

Psychology of Learning and Motivation

Advances in Research and Theory

1st Edition - October 19, 1993

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  • Editor: Douglas Medin
  • eBook ISBN: 9780080863818

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With a long-standing tradition for excellence, this series is a collection of quality papers that are widely read by researchers in cognitive and experimental psychology. Each chapter thoughtfully integrates the writings of leading contributors, who present and discuss significant bodies of research relevant to their discipline.


Libraries, faculty and graduate students in experimental psychology, graduate students and faculty in cognitive development, and artificial intelligence researchers.

Table of Contents

  • F. Bedford, Perceptual Learning.
    R. Gelman, A Rational-Constructivist Account of Early Learning about Numbers and Objects.
    H.L. Roediger III, M.A. Wheeler, and S. Rajaram, Remembering, Knowing, and Reconstructing the Past.
    A.F. Healy, D.M. Clawson, D.S. McNamara, W.R. Marmie, V.I. Schneider, T.C. Rickard, R.J. Crutcher, C.L. King, K.A. Ericsson, and L.E. Bourne, Jr., The Long-Term Retention of Knowledge and Skills.
    W. Kintsch, B.K. Britton, C.R. Fletcher, E. Kintsch, S.M. Mannes, and M.J. Nathan, A Comprehension-Based Approach to Learning and Understanding.
    P.W. Cheng, Separating Causal Laws from Casual Facts: Pressing the Limits of Statistical Relevance.
    E.F. Shipley, Categories, Hierarchies, and Induction.
    Subject Index.

Product details

  • No. of pages: 328
  • Language: English
  • Copyright: © Academic Press 1993
  • Published: October 19, 1993
  • Imprint: Academic Press
  • eBook ISBN: 9780080863818

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Douglas Medin

Douglas L. Medin is the series editor of The Psychology of Learning and Motivation.

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Northwestern University, Evanston, IL, USA

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