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  1. Masao Itō, Y. Miyashita & Edmund T. Rolls (eds.) (1997). Cognition, Computation, and Consciousness. Oxford University Press.
    Understanding consciousness is a truly multidisciplinary project, attracting intense interest from researchers and theorists from diverse backgrounds. Thus, we now have computational scientists, neuroscientists, and philosophers all engaged in the same effort. This book draws together the work of leading researchers around the world, providing insights from these three general perspectives. The work is highlighted by a rare look at work being conducted by Japanese researchers.
  2. Kathleen V. Wilkes (1973). Physicalism. Routledge and Kegan Paul.
    The primary aim of this study is to dissolve the mind-body problem. It shows how the ‘problem’ separates into two distinct sets of issues, concerning ontology on the one hand, and explanation on the other, and argues that explanation – whether or not human behaviour can be explained in physical terms – is the more crucial. The author contends that a functionalist methodology in psychology and neurophysiology will prove adequate to explain human behaviour. Defence of this thesis requires: an examination (...)
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  3. Kim Sterelny (1990/1991). The Representational Theory of Mind. Blackwell.
  4. M. Ito, Y. Miyashita & Edmund T. Rolls (eds.) (1997). Cognition, Computation, and Consciousness. Oxford University Press.
  5. Stuart Silvers (ed.) (1989). Representation: Readings In The Philosophy Of Mental Representation. Dordrecht: Kluwer.
    One kind of philosopher takes it as a working hypothesis that belief/desire psychology (or, anyhow, some variety of prepositional attitude psychology) is ...
  6. Marcel Kinsbourne & W. Smith (eds.) (1974). Hemispheric Disconnection and Cerebral Function. Charles C.
  7. Austen Clark (1980). Psychological Models and Neural Mechanisms: An Examination of Reductionism in Psychology. Oxford University Press.
  8. Anees A. Sheikh (ed.) (1983). Imagery: Current Theory, Research, and Application. Wiley.
  9. R. A. Sharpe (ed.) (1990). Making the Human Mind. Routledge.
    Making the Human Mind is an attack on the widespread assumption that the mind has parts, that the interaction between these parts accounts for some of the most characteristic human behavior, the sorts of irrational behavior displayed in self-deception and weakness of will. The implications of this attack are considerable: Sharpe contests a realism about the mind, the belief that there is an inventory which an all-seeing deity could compile containing answers to all the questions we ask about people, whether (...)
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  10. William Ernest Hocking (1937/1973). The Meaning of Immortality in Human Experience. Westport, Conn.,Greenwood Press.
  11. A. G. Cohn & J. R. Thomas (eds.) (1986). Artificial Intelligence and Its Applications. John Wiley and Sons.
  12. Richard D. Wright (ed.) (1998). Visual Attention. Oxford University Press.
    This book contains a rich, interdisciplinary collection of articles by some of the pioneers of contemporary research on attention.
  13. Rodney M. J. Cotterill (ed.) (1989). Models of Brain Function. Cambridge University Press.
  14. Robert J. Stainton (ed.) (2006). Contemporary Debates in Cognitive Science. Malden MA: Blackwell Publishing.
  15. G. Underwood (ed.) (1996). Implicit Cognition. Oxford University Press.
    This book brings together several internationally known authors with conflicting views on the subject, providing a lively and informative overview of this...
  16. Lois Holzman (ed.) (1999). Performing Psychology: A Postmodern Culture of the Mind. Routledge.
    i Performing Psychology /i consists of essays and stage plays by and about Fred Newman, the controversial American philosopher, psychotherapist, playwright and ...
  17. George A. Miller & Gilbert Harman (eds.) (1993). Conceptions of the Human Mind: Essays in Honor of George A. Miller. L. Erlbaum Associates.
    This volume is a direct result of a conference held at Princeton University to honor George A. Miller, an extraordinary psychologist. A distinguished panel of speakers from various disciplines -- psychology, philosophy, neuroscience and artificial intelligence -- were challenged to respond to Dr. Miller's query: "What has happened to cognition? In other words, what has the past 30 years contributed to our understanding of the mind? Do we really know anything that wasn't already clear to William James?" Each participant tried (...)
  18. Ralph D. Ellis (1995). Questioning Consciousness: The Interplay of Imagery, Cognition, and Emotion in the Human Brain. John Benjamins.
    ... Geoffrey Underwood (University of Nottingham) Francisco Varela (CREA, Ecole Polytechnique. Paris) Volume 2 Ralph D. Ellis Questioning Consciousness ...
  19. Adam Morton (1980). Frames of Mind: Constraints On The Common-Sense Conception Of The Mental. Oxford University Press.
  20. Serge P. Shohov (ed.) (2002). Advances in Psychology Research. Nova Science Publishers.
    "Advances in Psychology Research" presents original research results on the leading edge of psychology.
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  21. Adam Morton (2003). The Importance of Being Understood: Folk Psychology As Ethics. New York: Routledge.
    The Importance of Being Understood argues for an alternative to traditional accounts in contemporary philosophy of the power of folk psychology to explain our...
  22. Martin Davies & Tony Stone (eds.) (1995). Folk Psychology: The Theory of Mind Debate. Blackwell.
  23. Stephen A. Green & Sidney Bloch (eds.) (2006). An Anthology of Psychiatric Ethics. Oxford University Press.
  24. Susana Nuccetelli (ed.) (2003). New Essays on Semantic Externalism and Self-Knowledge. MIT Press.
  25. L. Harris & M. Jenkin (eds.) (2003). Levels of Perception: A Festschrift for Ian Howard. Springer-Verlag.
    This book includes sections on brightness and light, eye movements and perception, and perception of orientation and self-motion.
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  26. L. Poon, David C. Rubin & B. Wilson (eds.) (1989). Everyday Cognition in Adulthood and Late Life. Cambridge University Press.
    Provides a firm theoretical grounding for the increasing movement of cognitive psychologists, neuropsychologists and their students beyond the laboratory, in an ...
  27. Melvin E. Miller & Alan N. West (eds.) (2000). Spirituality, Ethics, and Relationship in Adulthood: Clinical and Theoretical Explorations. Psychosocial Press.
  28. Paul Marcus (2003). Ancient Religious Wisdom, Spirituality, and Psychoanalysis. Praeger.
    Unlike most books on psychoanalysis and religion, where psychoanalysis is regarded as a superior mode of understanding, this work explains how psychoanalysis ...
  29. Jonathan D. Cohen & Jonathan W. Schooler (eds.) (1997). Scientific Approaches to Consciousness. Lawrence Erlbaum.
  30. Derek Partridge & Y. Wilks (eds.) (1990). The Foundations of Artificial Intelligence: A Sourcebook. Cambridge University Press.
    This outstanding collection is designed to address the fundamental issues and principles underlying the task of Artificial Intelligence.
  31. K. Kirsner & G. Speelman (eds.) (1998). Implicit and Explicit Mental Processes. Lawrence Erlbaum.
    The need for synthesis in the domain of implicit processes was the motivation behind this book.
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  32. Jerome Barkow, Leda Cosmides & John Tooby (eds.) (1992). The Adapted Mind: Evolutionary Psychology and the Generation of Culture. Oxford University Press.
    Second, this collection of cognitive programs evolved in the Pleistocene to solve the adaptive problems regularly faced by our hunter-gatherer ancestors-...
  33. Julius Sim (1997). Ethical Decision-Making in Therapy Practice. Butterworth-Heinemann.
    The text is extensively referenced, but practical in its approach, giving real life examples and cases based on therapeutic practice.
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  34. Sarah Richmond, Geraint Rees & Sarah J. L. Edwards (eds.) (2012). I Know What You're Thinking: Brain Imaging and Mental Privacy. Oxford University Press.
    'I know what you're thinking' is a fascinating exploration into the neuroscientific evidence on 'mind reading'.
  35. Robert L. Solso (ed.) (1975). Information Processing and Cognition: The Loyola Symposium. Lawrence Erlbaum.
  36. Benjamin W. Libet (2004). Mind Time: The Temporal Factor in Consciousness. MIT Press.
    Over a long career, Libet has conducted experiments that have shown, in clear and concrete ways, how the brain produces conscious awareness.
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  37. Bernard J. Baars & J. B. Newman (eds.) (2001). Essential Sources in the Scientific Study of Consciousness. MIT Press.
    Current thinking and research on consciousness and the brain.
  38. Louise J. Kaplan (2006). Cultures of Fetishism. Palgrave Macmillan.
    In her latest book, Dr. Louise Kaplan, author of the groundbreaking Female Perversions, explores the fetishism strategy, a psychological defense that aims to tame, subdue, and if necessary, murder human vitalities. Through an exploration of such cultural phenomena as footbinding, reality television, and the construction of robots, Kaplan demonstrates how, in a technology-driven world, an understanding of the fetishism strategy can help to preserve the human dialogue that is the basis of all human relationships. Kaplan writes from the heart as (...)
  39. Marilynn B. Brewer & Miles Hewstone (eds.) (2004). Social Cognition. Perspectives on Social Psychology. Blackwell.
    Social Cognition is a collection of readings from the four-volume set of Blackwell Handbooks of Social Psychology that examine the mental representations that ...
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  40. Dianne C. Berry (1997). How Implicit is Implicit Learning? Oxford University Press.
  41. Michael A. Arbib (ed.) (1995). Handbook of Brain Theory and Neural Networks. MIT Press.
  42. Robert Miller (1981). Meaning and Purpose in the Intact Brain: A Philosophical, Psychological, and Biological Account of Conscious Processes. Oxford University Press.
  43. Ernest R. Hilgard (1977). Divided Consciousness: Multiple Controls in Human Thought and Action. Wiley.
  44. Owen J. Flanagan (1996). Self Expressions: Mind, Morals, and the Meaning of Life. Oxford University Press.
    Human beings have the unique ability to consciously reflect on the nature of the self. But reflection has its costs. We can ask what the self is, but as David Hume pointed out, the self, once reflected upon, may be nowhere to be found. The favored view is that we are material beings living in the material world. But if so, a host of destabilizing questions surface. If persons are just a sophisticated sort of animal, then what sense is there (...)
  45. Maria Nowakowska (1986). Cognitive Sciences: Basic Problems, New Perspectives and Implications for Artificial Intelligence. Academic Press.
  46. Martha J. Farah (1990). Visual Agnosia: Disorders of Object Recognition and What They Tell Us About Normal Vision. MIT Press.
  47. M. J. Horowitz (ed.) (1988). Psychodynamics and Cognition. University of Chicago Press.
    Based on a 1984 conference sponsored by the Health Program of the John D. and Catherine T. MacArthur Foundation, this book presents a series of papers by ...
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  48. Michael I. Posner (ed.) (1989). Foundations of Cognitive Science. MIT Press.
    All of the chapters have been written especially for the book by the leading scholars in the field.Michael I. Posner is Professor of Psychology at the ...
  49. Roland Case (ed.) (1991). The Mind's Staircase: Exploring the Conceptual Underpinnings of Children's Thought and Knowledge. Lawrence Erlbaum.
    This volume describes the current "main contenders," including neo-Piagetian, neo-connectionist, neo-innatist and sociocultural models.
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  50. H. Jasper, L. Descarries, V. Castellucci & S. Rossignol (eds.) (1998). Consciousness: At the Frontiers of Neuroscience. Lippincott-Raven.
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