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Foundations of Cognitive Psychology: Core Readings 9780205711475 by Daniel J. Levitin **Brand New** 0205711472


Daniel J. Levitin

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- 2nd Edition
- Hard cover
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- ISBN-10: 9780205711475
-ISBN-13: 020571147
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Key Features
Author(s)Daniel J. Levitin
PublisherPearson Education (US)
Date of Publication12/11/2010
SubjectPsychology: Textbooks & Study Guides

Publication Data
Place of PublicationUpper Saddle River
Country of PublicationUnited States
ImprintPearson Education (US)
Content Noteillustrations

Weight1100 g
Width178 mm
Height235 mm
Spine28 mm

Editorial Details
Edition StatementUnited States ed of 2nd revised ed

Table Of ContentsFoundations of Cognitive Psychology: Core Readings Edited by Daniel J. Levitin SECTION I: PHILOSOPHICAL FOUNDATIONS * Visual Awareness by Stephen E. Palmer... x - xx * Where Am I? by Daniel C. Dennett... xx - xx * Can Machines Think? by Daniel C. Dennett... xx - xx * Minds, Brains, and Programs by John R. Searle... xx - xx SECTION II: EXPERIMENTAL DESIGN * Experimental Design in Psychological Research by Daniel J. Levitin... xx-xxx SECTION III: PERCEPTION * Perception by Phillip G. Zimbardo and Richard J. Gerrig... xx - xxx * The Auditory Scene by Albert S. Bregman... xx - xxx SECTION IV: CATEGORIZATION * Principles of Categorization by Eleanor Rosch... xx - xxx * Philosophical Investigations by Ludwig Wittgenstein... xx - xxx * Knowledge Representation by Edward E. Smith & Stephen M. Kosslyn... xx - xxx SECTION V: LEARNING & MEMORY * Introduction to Learning by Douglas H. Hintzman... xx - xxx * Experimental Procedures in Animal Learning, by Douglas H. Hintzman. xx - xxx * Memory for Musical Attributes by Daniel J. Levitin... xx - xxx * Memory by R. Kim Guenther... xx - xxx SECTION VI: ATTENTION * Attention by Mark H. Ashcraft... xx - xxx * Features and Objects in Visual Processing by Anne M. Treisman... xx - xxx SECTION VII: MUSIC COGNITION * The Development of Music Perception and Cognition by W. Jay Dowling... xx - xxx * Cognitive Psychology and Music by Roger N. Shepard and Daniel J. Levitin... xxx - xxx SECTION VIII: EXPERTISE * Prospects and Limits of the Empirical Study of Expertise: An Introduction. K. Anders Ericsson and Jacqui Smith... xxx - xxx * Thinking and Learning by John R. Hayes... xxx - xxx * Musical Expertise by John A. Sloboda... xxx - xxx SECTION IX: JUDGMENT AND DECISION MAKING * Judgment Under Uncertainty: Heuristics and Biases by Amos Tversky and Daniel Kahneman xxx - xxx * Decision Making by Arthur Markman and Douglas L. Medin... xxx - xxx SECTION X: EVOLUTIONARY PSYCHOLOGY * Adaptations, exaptations, and spandrels by David M. Buss, Martie G. Haselton, Todd K. Shackelford, April L. Bleske & Jerome C. Wakefield... xxx - xxx * Toward Mapping the Evolved Functional Organization by John Tooby and Leda Cosmides xxx - xxx SECTION XI: LANGUAGE * The Invention of Language by Children by Lila R. Gleitman and Elisa L. Newport xxx - xxx * Statistical Learning by Jenny R. Saffran... xxx - xxx * Logic and Conversation by H. Paul Grice... xxx - xxx SECTION XII: INTELLIGENCE * The Theory of Multiple Intelligences by Howard E. Gardner... xxx - xxx * Individual Differences in Cognition by R. Kim Guenther... xxx - xxx SECTION XIII: COGNITIVE NEUROSCIENCE * Localization of Cognitive Operations in the Human Brain by Michael I. Posner, Steven E. Petersen, Peter T. Fox, and Marcus E. Raichle... xxx - xxx * Cognitive Psychology: Mind and Brain by Edward E. Smith and Stephen M. Kosslyn xxx - xxx SECTION XIV: CROSS CULTURAL COGNITION * Cross-Cultural Cognition: Cognitive Anthropology by Roy G. D'Andrade xxx - xxx
Author BiographyDaniel Levitin on CTV's The Hour talks about his trade book The World in Six Songs : http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=OGam4e0X2cw&NR=1 Daniel J. Levitin is the James McGill Professor of Psychology and Behavioral Neuroscience at McGill University in Montreal, Canada, where he also holds appointments in the Departments of Computer Science, Music, and Education. An award-winning teacher, he has also taught at Dartmouth College, University of California at Berkeley, Stanford University, and University of Oregon. He is the author of the international best-sellersThis Is Your Brain on Music: The Science of a Human Obsession andThe World in Six Songs: How the Musical Brain Created Human Nature.

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