Category: Cognitive

Download The Interface of Language, Vision, and Action: Eye Movements by John Henderson, Fernanda Ferreira PDF

By John Henderson, Fernanda Ferreira

This e-book brings jointly chapters from investigators at the innovative in this new examine sector to discover at the cutting edge in this new examine sector to discover universal theoretical concerns, empirical findings, technical difficulties, and amazing questions. This booklet will function a blueprint for paintings at the interface of imaginative and prescient, language, and motion over the subsequent 5 to 10 years.

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Download Advances in cognitive ergonomics by edited by David B. Kaber, Guy Boy. PDF

By edited by David B. Kaber, Guy Boy.

The consequences of all this paintings comprise layout thoughts for complicated structures and advertisement items, new approaches for operator education and self-regulation in addition to tools for accessibility to structures, and specification of ergonomic interventions on the person point. it really is anticipated that this e-book can be of unique price to practitioners fascinated by layout technique improvement, layout and prototyping of  Read more...

Cultural alterations in computing structures layout --
Decision making and selection help --
Desktop/mobile interface layout --
Ergonomics in layout --
Ergonomics in product layout --
Human components in aviation platforms --
Human elements in riding --
Human components in production --
Human elements in NextGen operations --
Information visualization for state of affairs wisdom --
Mental versions --
Perceptuo-motor talents and psychophysical overview --
Task research --
Training know-how --
Virtual fact for habit evaluate --
Virtual truth for psychomotor education.

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Download Epistemic Modality, Language, and Conceptualization: A by Jan Nuyts PDF

By Jan Nuyts

The connection among language and conceptualization continues to be an enormous puzzle in language study. This identify investigates major different types of expressions of epistemic modality in Dutch, German and English. through adopting a scientific practical orientation, the e-book explains an entire diversity of peculiarities of epistemic expression types and provides a standpoint on which cognitive structures are had to get from the concept that of epistemic modality to its linguistic expression.

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Download New Approaches to the Study of Religion. Volume 2. Textual, by Peter (EDT)/ Geertz, Armin W. (EDT)/ Warne, Randi R. PDF

By Peter (EDT)/ Geertz, Armin W. (EDT)/ Warne, Randi R. (EDT)/ Geertz, R. (EDT)/ Warne, Randi R. Antes

Across the world well-known students from many elements of the realm supply a severe survey of modern advancements and achievements within the worldwide box of spiritual reports. The paintings follows within the footsteps of 2 former courses: Classical methods to the research of faith, edited by means of Jacques Waardenburg (1973), and modern techniques to the examine of faith, edited via Frank Whaling (1984/85). New methods to the learn of faith completes the survey of the comparative research of faith within the 20th century by way of focussing at the earlier twenty years. the various chapters, although, also are pathbreaking and element the right way to destiny techniques.

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Download Cognitive Tools for Learning by David H. Jonassen (auth.), Piet A. M. Kommers, David H. PDF

By David H. Jonassen (auth.), Piet A. M. Kommers, David H. Jonassen, J. Terry Mayes, Alcindo Ferreira (eds.)

Hypermedia know-how wishes an artistic method from the outset within the layout of software program to facilitate human pondering and studying. This publication opens a dialogue of the opportunity of hypermedia and similar ways to supply open exploratory studying environments. The papers within the booklet are in line with contributions to a NATO complicated study Workshop held in July1990 and are grouped into six sections: - Semantic networking as cognitive instruments, - professional structures as cognitive instruments, - Hypertext as cognitive instruments, - Collaborative communique instruments, - Microworlds: context-dependent cognitive instruments, - imposing cognitive instruments. The publication can be helpful should you layout, enforce and evaluation studying courses and who search to flee from inflexible strategies like programmed guideline and behavioristic ways. The ebook provides rules for exploratory platforms that transcend latest metaphors of guide and provokes the reader to imagine in a brand new method concerning the cognitive point of human-computer interaction.

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Download Numbers, Language, and the Human Mind by Heike Wiese PDF

By Heike Wiese

What constitutes our proposal of numbers and enables us to paintings with them the way in which we do? Which psychological schools give a contribution to our clutch? What traits will we percentage with different species, and which of them are particular to us? This booklet addresses those inquiries to exhibit that language performs a vital position within the improvement of systematic quantity suggestions. It analyzes the connection among numerical considering and the human language school, supplying mental, linguistic, and philosophical views on numbers, their evolution, and improvement in kids.

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Download Of Flying Saucers and Social Scientists: A Re-Reading of by Timothy Jenkins PDF

By Timothy Jenkins

What occurs whilst prophecies fail? Timothy Jenkins' re-reading of Leon Festinger's vintage paintings on "cognitive dissonance" seeks to respond to this query through learning a 50s doomsday team. This quantity explores the relatives among anthropology and psychology, and among social clinical and usual clinical debts of human habit.

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Download Cognitive Aspects of Skilled Typewriting by William E. Cooper (auth.), William E. Cooper (eds.) PDF

By William E. Cooper (auth.), William E. Cooper (eds.)

This quantity marks the seventy fifth anniversary of the book of William Book's 1908 The Psychology of ability, during which typewriting acquired its first large-scale remedy from a mental point of view. As e-book discovered early on, this way of human habit is especially compatible to trying out mental theories of advanced motor ability and its acquisition, current­ ing because it does a role that richly engages cognitive and motor parts of programming, but consists of a kind of reaction output that may be without problems quantified. Now that typewriting is practiced so broadly in workday situations, learning this task deals the extra prospect of functional applicability. till lately, quite few stories have been carried out at the psychology of typewriting. One may speculate that this dearth of curiosity stemmed partially from the truth that researchers themselves not often undertook the task, delegating it as a substitute to the secretarial pool. mental study on piano taking part in has produced a literature extra extensive than the single on typewriting, but the latter job has most likely been practiced for plenty of extra overall human hours during this century. yet modern advancements in note processing expertise have moved the typewriter into the researcher's workplace, and lately curiosity in accompanying mental matters has grown.

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