An acclaimed text offering a systematic and accessible presentation of the theoretical foundations of higher mental processes. Addressing both neuroscientific and information processing approaches, the book emphasises the importance of the representation of knowledge for the field. The new edition has been thoroughly updated throughout.
The Science of Cognition - Perception - Attention and Performance - Perception-Based Knowledge Representations - Abstraction of Information Into Memory - Human Memory: Encoding and Storage - Human Memory: Retention and Retrieval - Problem Solving - Expertise - Reasoning and Decision Making - Language Structure - Language Comprehension - Individual Differences in Cognition -
Über den Autor
JOHN R. ANDERSON is Walter Van Dyke Bingham Professor of Psychology and Computer Science, Carnegie Mellon University, USA.
The Science of Cognition
Attention and Performance
Representation of Knowledge
Human Memory: Encoding and Storage
Memory: Retention and Retrieval
Judgment and Decision Making
Individual Differences in Cognition
An acclaimed text that systematically and accessibly sets out the theoretical foundations of higher mental processes, it has now been thoroughly updated for the new edition