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Published: 14 January 2011

480 Pages | 20 halftones, 100 line illus.

6-1/8 x 9-1/4 inches

ISBN: 9780195183054

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Lines of Thought

Central Concepts in Cognitive Psychology

Lance Rips

  • Lines of Thought is the first single-authored work to provide an overview and in-depth treatment of cognitive research on the nature of thinking.
  • The book provides separate chapters on knowledge of objects, number, causation, categories, concept combination, and reasoning that can stand alone as introductions to these topics.
  • A bold statement on a controversial topic
  • The book takes an interdisciplinary perspective in integrating research in cognitive psychology with philosophical and linguistic theories.
  • The book is written in an accessible style.

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