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.

Readership

Researchers and academics in cognitive science.

Table of Contents

Contributors. G.L. Murphy, Ecological Validity and the Study of Concepts. L.W. Barsalou, P.M. Niedenthal, A.K. Barbey, and J.A. Ruppert, Social Embodiment. A.M. Glenberg and M.P. Kaschak, The Body's Contribution to Language. L. Carlson, Using Spatial Language. C.M MacLeod, M.D. Dodd, E.D. Sheard, D.E. Wilson, and U. Bibi, In Opposition to Inhibition. J. Sweller, Evolution of Human Cognitive Architecture. A.F. Kramer and S.L. Willis, Cognitive Plasticity and Aging. Index. Contents of Previous Volumes.

Details

No. of pages:
316
Language:
English
Copyright:
© 2003
Published:
Imprint:
Academic Press
Print ISBN:
9780125433433
Electronic ISBN:
9780080522753

Reviews

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