Memory

Description

This best-selling textbook presents a comprehensive and accessible overview of the study of memory. Written by three of the world's leading researchers in the field, it contains everything the student needs to know about the scientific approach to memory and its applications. Each chapter of the book is written by one of the three authors, an approach which takes full advantage of their individual expertise and style, creating a more personal and accessible text. This enhances students' enjoyment of the book, allowing them to share the authors' own fascination with human memory. The book also draws on a wealth of real-world examples throughout, showing students exactly how they can relate science to their everyday experiences of memory. Key features of this edition: Thoroughly revised throughout to include the latest research and updated coverage of key ideas and models A brand new chapter on Memory and the Brain, designed to give students a solid understanding of methods being used to study the relationship between memory and the brain, as well as the neurobiological basis of memory Additional pedagogical features to help students engage with the material, including many `try this' demonstrations, points for discussion, and bullet-pointed chapter summaries The book is supported by a companion website featuring extensive online resources for students and lecturers.

Details

Author(s)
Alan Baddeley, Michael W. Eysenck, Michael C. Anderson
Format
Paperback | 532 pages
Dimensions
191 x 248 x 25.4mm | 1,179g
Publication date
05 Jan 2015
Publisher
Taylor & Francis Ltd
Imprint
Psychology Press Ltd
Publication City/Country
Hove, United Kingdom
Language
English
Edition
New edition
Edition statement
2nd New edition
Illustrations note
Following last edition; 133 Line drawings, color; 93 Halftones, color; 5 Tables, color; 226 Illustrations, color
ISBN10
1848721846
ISBN13
9781848721845
Bestsellers rank
179,989

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