Description

The Psychology of Learning and Motivation publishes empirical and theoretical contributions in cognitive and experimental psychology, ranging from classical and instrumental conditioning to complex learning and problem solving. Each chapter provides a thoughtful integration of a body of work. Volume 33 includes in its coverage early symbol understanding and its use, word identification reflex, and prospective memory.

Key Features

@introbul:Key Features @bul:* Early symbol understanding and its use * Word identification reflex * Prospective memory

Readership

Researchers and graduate students in cognitive science.

Table of Contents

K. Cheng, Landmark-Based Spatial Memory in the Pigeon. P.M. Niedenthal and J.B. Halberstadt, The Acquisition and Structure of Emotional Response Categories. J.S. DeLoache, Early Symbol Understanding and Use. S. Goldin-Meadow and M.W. Alibali, Mechanisms of Transition: Learning with a Helping Hand. C.A. Perfetti and S. Zhang, The Universal Word Identification Reflex. M.A. McDaniel, Prospective Memory: Progress and Processes. N. Pennington and B. Rehder, Looking for Transfer and Interference. Chapter References. Subject Index. Contents of Previous Volumes.

Details

No. of pages:
296
Language:
English
Copyright:
© 1995
Published:
Imprint:
Academic Press
Print ISBN:
9780125433334
Electronic ISBN:
9780080863849

Reviews

@from:Praise for the Series @qu:"A remarkable number of landmark papers... An important collection of theory and data." @source:--Roberta L. Klatzky in CONTEMPORARY PSYCHOLOGY