Psychology of higher cognitive processes
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Psychology of higher cognitive processes (C855): The study of thinking, reasoning, decision-making and problem solving.Displaying 1 - 10 of 10
|"Cognitive psychology" - Online Course by The Saylor Foundation||
This is a link to a course which introduces Cognitive Psychology. Memory, along with attention, perception, language, and decision making, are...
|cognitive psychology, Chomsky, Cognition, motivation, Emotion, neuropsychology, attention, memory, Language, Knowledge, pattern recognition, object perception, problem solving, reasoning, decision making||view|
|"Is Autism an extreme of the male brain?" A lecture by Simon Baron-Cohen||
This is a Stockholm Psychiatry Lecture given by Professor Simon Baron-Cohen of Cambridge University, entitled "Is Autism an extreme of the male...
|Gender, autism, aspergers, Brain, brain scanning, empathy||view|
|Allpsych - the Virtual Psychology Classroom||
AllPsych is dedicated to the education of psychology and this is a link to the website which contains a number of useful materials and references...
|virtual classroom, Reference, quizzes, research methods||view|
What does ‘attention’ mean? This link to the Open University unit on attention attempts to unravel the mysteries of the field of attention and ...
|attention, cognitive, distract, memory, Psychology, sounds, images, stimuli||view|
|Elizabeth Loftus on Eyewitness Testimony||
Professor Elizabeth Loftus discusses the unreliable nature of eyewitness testimony and describes her groundbreaking research on eye witness...
|Eye-witness testimony, memory, Cognition, Loftus, Psychology||view|
|Expertise - Expert Performance and Practice||
This link is to an article which is an updated exercpt from Ericsson (2000). It evaluates the research on expertise, which refers to the...
|Cognition, Learning, memory, Psychology, expertise||view|
|Introduction to Psychology Course by the Saylor Foundation||
This is a link to an online, introductory course which presents the fundamental principles of psychology. It begins with a short overview of the...
|Psychology, nature, nurture, nature-nurture debate, memory, Cognition, Communication, neurospsychology, Introduction, introduction to psychology, Learning, sensation, Perception, development, adolescence, psychopathology||view|
|Joseph LeDoux Lecture on "Our Emotional Brains"||
"Our Emotional Brains" - delivered by Professor Joseph LeDoux, was the third Copernicus Center Lecture.
The 2011 Copernicus Center Lecture...
|Brain, emotions, Neuroscience, limbic system, homeostasis, neurotransmission, threat, brain surgery||view|
|Sensation & Perception Course by the Saylor Foundation||
This is a link to an online course in sensation and perception, by the Saylor Foundation. Sensation and perception are the processes by which we...
|Perception, Psychology, sensation, eye, optical, ear, hearing, sight, vision, psychophysics||view|
|The Autistic Spectrum: From Theory to Practice||
This is a link to an Open University unit on autism, where the wide spectrum of disorders associated with autism is described. The unit then...
|autism, asperger's, Psychology, psychological disorders, developmental disorders, child development, research, diagnosis, treatment||view|