Cognitive Psychology and Cognitive Neuroscience
Publisher: Wikibooks 2006
Number of pages: 185
This is a textbook on cognitive psychology, a psychological science which is interested in various mind and brain related subfields such as cognition, the mental processes that underlie behavior, reasoning and decision making.
Home page url
Download or read it online for free here:
by John Dewey - The University of Chicago Press
The author deals with the problem of the relation of psychology to the social sciences -- and through them to social practice, to life itself. The book is a systematic exposition of fundamental principles covering the whole ground.
by Robert Gregson - ANU Press
This book is a series of case studies with a common theme. A core idea is that both the human organism and the data analysis procedures used are filters, that may variously preserve, transform, distort or even destroy information of significance.
by Martha Lally, Suzanne Valentine-French - College of Lake County
Developmental Psychology, also known as Human Development or Lifespan Development, is the study of ways in which people change from conception to death. This textbook introduces the idea of lifespan development from a psychological perspective.
by Sigmund Freud - Macmillan
This book outlines Freud's theory of unconscious forces in the context of dream analysis. Introducing the id, the superego, and the ego, Freud advanced scientific understanding of the mind by exposing motivations invisible to our consciousness.