The Psychology of Learning and Motivation, 1st Edition

  • Volume 59
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  • ISBN-10: 0124072054
  • ISBN-13: 9780124072053
  • DDC: 153.15
  • Grade Level Range: College Freshman - College Senior
  • 352 Pages | eBook
  • Original Copyright 2013 | Published/Released June 2014
  • This publication's content originally published in print form: 2013

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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 thoughtfully integrates the writings of leading contributors, who present and discuss significant bodies of research relevant to their discipline. Volume 59 includes chapters on such varied topics as pupillometric studies of face memory, self-organization of human interaction, and the role of relational competition in the comprehension of modifier-noun phrases and noun-noun compounds.

Table of Contents

Front Cover.
Half Title Page.
Series Editor.
Title Page.
Copyright Page.
1: Toward a Unified Theory of Reasoning.
2: The Self-Organization of Human Interaction.
3: Conceptual Composition: The Role of Relational Competition in the Comprehension of Modifier-Noun Phrases and Noun–Noun Compounds.
4: List-Method Directed Forgetting in Cognitive and Clinical Research: A Theoretical and Methodological Review.
5: Recollection is Fast and Easy: Pupillometric Studies of Face Memory.
6: A Mechanistic Approach to Individual Differences in Spatial Learning, Memory, and Navigation.
7: When Do the Effects of Distractors Provide a Measure of Distractibility?.
Contents of Previous Volumes.