This exciting textbook introduces students to the dynamic area of Cognitive Science – the scientific study of the mind and cognition. Organized thematically instead of by discipline, this is the first textbook to present a unified view of Cognitive Science.
- Lively, full color presentation with overviews, examples, illustrations, summaries and checklists to aid learning and help students to find and retain information for papers and exams.
- Students are introduced to the cognitive scientist's "toolkit" – the vast range of techniques and tools that cognitive scientists can use to study the mind.
- Draws on cutting-edge research and new developments to explore both the achievements that cognitive scientists have made, and the challenges that lie ahead.