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Attention and MemoryAn Integrated Framework

Attention and Memory: An Integrated Framework

Nelson Cowan

Published in print:
1998
Published Online:
January 2008
ISBN:
9780195119107
eISBN:
9780199870097
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195119107.001.0001
Subject:
Psychology, Cognitive Psychology

For decades, the fundamental processes underlying memory and attention have been understood within an “information processing” framework in which information passes from one processing stage to ... More

Attention and Time

Attention and Time

Anna C. Nobre and Jennifer T. Coull (eds)

Published in print:
2010
Published Online:
March 2012
ISBN:
9780199563456
eISBN:
9780191701863
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199563456.001.0001
Subject:
Psychology, Cognitive Psychology

Our ability to attend selectively to our surroundings is crucial if we are to negotiate the world around us in an efficient manner. Several aspects of the temporal dimension turn out to be critical ... More

Attention in a Social World

Attention in a Social World

Michael I. Posner

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
May 2012
ISBN:
9780199791217
eISBN:
9780199932207
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199791217.001.0001
Subject:
Psychology, Cognitive Neuroscience, Cognitive Psychology

The study of attention is central to psychology. This book presents the science of attention in a larger social context, which includes our ability voluntarily to choose and act upon an object of ... More

Attention in Early DevelopmentThemes and Variations

Attention in Early Development: Themes and Variations

Holly Alliger Ruff and Mary Klevjord Rothbart

Published in print:
2001
Published Online:
April 2010
ISBN:
9780195136326
eISBN:
9780199894031
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195136326.001.0001
Subject:
Psychology, Developmental Psychology

Attention is a complex and multidimensional construct. It depends on distributed neural networks; it is linked to multiple sources of information from the environment and to complex motor, emotional, ... More

Auditory (Re)Habilitation for Adolescents with Hearing LossTheory and Practice

Auditory (Re)Habilitation for Adolescents with Hearing Loss: Theory and Practice

Jill Duncan, Ellen A. Rhoades, and Elizabeth M. Fitzpatrick

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
April 2014
ISBN:
9780195381405
eISBN:
9780190204020
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195381405.001.0001
Subject:
Psychology, Developmental Psychology

There is a growing realization that many adolescents with hearing loss require special attention. Despite the benefits of early diagnosis, early amplification, and early intervention, some ... More

The Autobiographical Self in Time and Culture

The Autobiographical Self in Time and Culture

Qi Wang

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
September 2013
ISBN:
9780199737833
eISBN:
9780199345014
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199737833.001.0001
Subject:
Psychology, Social Psychology

This book traces the developmental, social, cultural, and historical origins of the autobiographical self—the self that is made of memories of the personal past and of the family and the community. ... More

Bayesian RationalityThe probabilistic approach to human reasoning

Bayesian Rationality: The probabilistic approach to human reasoning

Mike Oaksford and Nick Chater

Published in print:
2007
Published Online:
April 2010
ISBN:
9780198524496
eISBN:
9780191584923
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198524496.001.0001
Subject:
Psychology, Cognitive Psychology

Are people rational? This question was central to Greek thought and has been at the heart of psychology and philosophy for millennia. This book provides a radical and controversial reappraisal of ... More

Becoming a Word LearnerA Debate on Lexical Acquisition

Becoming a Word Learner: A Debate on Lexical Acquisition

Roberta Micknick Golinkoff and Kathryn Hirsh-Pasek (eds)

Published in print:
2000
Published Online:
April 2010
ISBN:
9780195130324
eISBN:
9780199893898
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195130324.001.0001
Subject:
Psychology, Developmental Psychology

Language acquisition is a contentious field of research occupied by cognitive and developmental psychologists, linguists, philosophers, and biologists. Perhaps the key component to understanding how ... More

Becoming BiculturalRisk, Resilience, and Latino Youth

Becoming Bicultural: Risk, Resilience, and Latino Youth

Paul R. Smokowski and Martica Bacallao

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
March 2016
ISBN:
9780814740897
eISBN:
9780814708798
Item type:
book
Publisher:
NYU Press
DOI:
10.18574/nyu/9780814740897.001.0001
Subject:
Psychology, Social Psychology

Although the United States has always been a nation of immigrants, the recent demographic shifts resulting in burgeoning young Latino and Asian populations have literally changed the face of the ... More

Becoming EcologicalAn Expedition Into Community Psychology

Becoming Ecological: An Expedition Into Community Psychology

James G. Kelly (ed.)

Published in print:
2006
Published Online:
March 2012
ISBN:
9780195173796
eISBN:
9780199847631
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195173796.001.0001
Subject:
Psychology, Clinical Psychology

Community psychology emphasizes an ecological approach to mental health by focusing on the individual in the environment and the influences that shape and change behavior. This book brings together ... More

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