Gabriel F. Radvansky
Routledge; 3rd edition
This ebook; Human Memory 3rd edition (PDF) provides a complete survey of research and theory on human memory in 3 major sections. A background section covers issues of the history of memory; and basic neuroscience and methodology. A core topics section discusses mechanisms of forgetting; sensory registers; and short-term/working; episodic; nondeclarative; and semantic memory. Finally; a special topics section includes formal models of memory; autobiographical memory; memory for space and time; memory and reality; and more. Throughout; the best-selling author weaves applications from psychology; law; education and medicine to show the usefulness of the concepts in everyday life and multiple career paths. Opportunities for college students to explore the assessment of memory in laboratory-based settings are also provided. Chapters can be covered in any order; providing professors and instructors with the utmost flexibility in course assignments; and each one includes key terms; an overview; Stop and Review synopses; Improving Your Memory and Study in Depth boxes; Try it Out exercises; study questions; and Putting It All Together and Explore More sections.
This textbook is intended for graduate or undergraduate courses in human memory; neuropsychology of memory; human learning and memory; and seminars on topics in human memory. It can also be used for more general cognitive psychology and cognitive science courses.
New to this 3rd edition:
- Now in full color.
- More graphs; tables; and photographs to help students visualize concepts.
- Greater coverage of fMRIs; neuroscience; and other recent advances such as NIRS and pupilometry.
- Improving Your Memory boxes highlight the practical aspects of memory; and Study in Depth boxes review the steps of how results were constructed.
- The latest memory research on the testing effect; tmemory reconsolidation; he influences of sleep; the default mode network; childhood memory; neurogenesis; and more.
A website at www.routledge.com/cw/radvansky with outlines; chapter summaries; review points; quizzes; key terms with definitions; and links to related websites; videos; and suggested readings for all students as well as PowerPoints; multiple-choice and essay questions; discussion questions; and a conversion guide for current adopters for instructors.
NOTE: This product only includes the Human Memory 3rd Edition PDF eBook. No other codes or resources are provided in this sale.