The Oxford Handbook of Memory

The Oxford Handbook of Memory


  • Author: Endel Tulving & Fergus I. M. Craik
  • Release Date : 2005-05-05
  • Genre: Psychology
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The strengths and weaknesses of human memory have fascinated people for hundreds of years, so it is not surprising that memory research has remained one of the most flourishing areas in science. During the last decade, however, a genuine science of memory has emerged, resulting in research and theories that are rich, complex, and far reaching in their implications. Endel Tulving and Fergus Craik, both leaders in memory research, have created this highly accessible guide to their field. In each chapter, eminent researchers provide insights into their particular areas of expertise in memory research. Together, the chapters in this handbook lay out the theories and presents the evidence on which they are based, highlights the important new discoveries, ...

The Oxford Handbook of Memory

The Oxford Handbook of Memory


  • Author : Endel Tulving
  • Publisher : Oxford University Press
  • Release Date : 2005-05-05
  • Genre: Psychology
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9780190292867


The Oxford Handbook of Memory Book Description :

The strengths and weaknesses of human memory have fascinated people for hundreds of years, so it is not surprising that memory research has remained one of the most flourishing areas in science. During the last decade, however, a genuine science of memory has emerged, resulting in research and theories that are rich, complex, and far reaching in their implications. Endel Tulving and Fergus Craik, both leaders in memory research, have created this highly accessible guide to their field. In each chapter, eminent researchers provide insights into their particular areas of expertise in memory research. Together, the chapters in this handbook lay out the theories and presents the evidence on which they are based, highlights the important new discoveries, ...

The Oxford Handbook of Memory

The Oxford Handbook of Memory


  • Author : Endel Tulving
  • Publisher : Oxford University Press
  • Release Date : 2005-05-05
  • Genre: Medical
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9780195182002


The Oxford Handbook of Memory Book Description :

The Oxford Handbook of Memory lays out these theories, and the evidence on which the theories are based. The important new discoveries of the last few years are described, along with their consequences for professionals in the areas of law, engineering, and clinical medicine....

The Oxford Handbook of Cognitive Psychology

The Oxford Handbook of Cognitive Psychology


  • Author : Daniel Reisberg
  • Publisher : Oxford University Press
  • Release Date : 2013-04-04
  • Genre: Psychology
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9780195376746


The Oxford Handbook of Cognitive Psychology Book Description :

This handbook is an essential, comprehensive resource for students and academics interested in topics in cognitive psychology, including perceptual issues, attention, memory, knowledge representation, language, emotional influences, judgment, problem solving, and the study of individual differences in cognition....

The Oxford Handbook of Metamemory

The Oxford Handbook of Metamemory


  • Author : John Dunlosky
  • Publisher : Oxford University Press
  • Release Date : 2016-03-08
  • Genre: Memory
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9780199336746


The Oxford Handbook of Metamemory Book Description :

The Oxford Handbook of Metamemory investigates the human ability to evaluate and control learning and information retrieval processes. Each chapter in this authoritative guide highlights a different facet of metamemory research, including classical metamemory judgments; applications of metamemory research to the classroom and courtroom; and cutting-edge perspectives on continuing debates and theory. Chapters also provide broad historical overviews of each research area and discussions of promising directions for future research. The breadth and depth of coverage on offer in this Handbook make it ideal for seminars on metamemory or metacognition. It would also be a valuable supplement for advanced courses on cognitive psychology, of use especially to ...

Handbook of Culture and Memory

Handbook of Culture and Memory


  • Author : Brady Wagoner
  • Publisher : Oxford University Press
  • Release Date : 2017
  • Genre: Psychology
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9780190230814


Handbook of Culture and Memory Book Description :

Concept and history of memory -- The evolutionary origins of human cultural memory / Merlin Donald -- From memory as archive to remembering as conversation / Jens Brockmeier -- Discerning the history inscribed within : significant sites of the narrative unconscious / Mark Freeman -- Cultural contexts of remembering -- The landscape of family memory / Bradd Shore and Sara Kauko -- Materiality of memory : the case of the remembrance poppy / Kyoko Murakami -- Approaches to testimony : two current views and beyond / Kotaro Takagi and Naohisa Mori -- Rethinking function, self and culture, in "difficult" autobiographical memories / Steve D. Brown and Paula Reavey -- Memory through the life course -- The cultural construction of memory in early childhood / ...

The Oxford Handbook of Oral History

The Oxford Handbook of Oral History


  • Author : Donald A. Ritchie
  • Publisher : Oxford University Press
  • Release Date : 2011
  • Genre: History
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9780195339550


The Oxford Handbook of Oral History Book Description :

The Oxford Handbook of Oral History brings together forty authors on five continents to address the evolution of oral history, the impact of digital technology, the most recent methodological and archival issues, and the application of oral history to both scholarly research and public presentations....

The Oxford Handbook of Philosophy of Mind
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The Oxford Handbook of Philosophy of Mind


  • Author : Brian McLaughlin
  • Publisher : Clarendon Press
  • Release Date : 2009-01-15
  • Genre: Philosophy
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9780199262618


The Oxford Handbook of Philosophy of Mind Book Description :

The study of the mind has always been one of the main preoccupations of philosophers, and has been a booming area of research in recent decades, with remarkable advances in psychology and neuroscience. Oxford University Press now presents the most authoritative and comprehensive guide ever published to the philosophy of mind. An outstanding international team of contributors offer 45 specially written critical surveys of a wide range of topics relating to the mind. The first two sections cover the place of the mind in the natural world: its ontological status, how it fits into the causal fabric of the universe, and the nature of consciousness. The third section focuses on the much-debated subjects of content and intentionality. The fourth section exa...

The Oxford Handbook of Cognitive Neuroscience  Volume 1

The Oxford Handbook of Cognitive Neuroscience Volume 1


  • Author : Kevin Ochsner
  • Publisher : Oxford University Press
  • Release Date : 2013-12
  • Genre: Psychology
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9780199988693


The Oxford Handbook of Cognitive Neuroscience Volume 1 Book Description :

A rich source of authoritative information that supports reading and study in the field of cognitive neuroscience, this two-volume handbook reviews the current state-of-the-science in all major areas of the field....

The Oxford Handbook of Psycholinguistics

The Oxford Handbook of Psycholinguistics


  • Author : M. Gareth Gaskell
  • Publisher : Oxford University Press, USA
  • Release Date : 2007
  • Genre: Medical
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 0198568975


The Oxford Handbook of Psycholinguistics Book Description :

The Oxford Handbook of Psycholinguistics brings together the views of 75 leading researchers in psycholinguistics to provide a comprehensive and authoritative review of the current state of the art in psycholinguistics. With almost 50 chapters written by experts in the field, the range and depth of coverage is unequalled....

The Oxford Handbook of Music Psychology

The Oxford Handbook of Music Psychology


  • Author : Ian Cross
  • Publisher : Oxford University Press
  • Release Date : 2016
  • Genre: Psychology
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9780198722946


The Oxford Handbook of Music Psychology Book Description :

The 2nd edition of the Oxford Handbook of Music Psychology updates the original landmark text and provides a comprehensive review of the latest developments in this fast growing area of research. Covering both experimental and theoretical perspectives, each of the 11 sections is edited by an internationally recognised authority in the area. The first ten parts present chapters that focus on specific areas of music psychology: the origins and functions of music; music perception, responses to music; music and the brain; musical development; learning musical skills; musical performance; composition and improvisation; the role of music in everyday life; and music therapy. In each part authors critically review the literature, highlight current issues an...