Cognition

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My Stroke Of Insight

My Stroke Of Insight

by Jill Bolte Taylor

On the morning of December 10, 1996 Jill Bolte Taylor, a thirty-seven-year-old Harvard-trained brain scientist experienced a massive stroke when a blood vessel exploded in the left side of her brain. A neuroanatomist by profession, she observed her own mind completely deteriorate to the point that she could not walk, talk, read, write, or recall any of her life, all within the space of four brief hours. As the damaged left side of her brain – the rational, grounded, detail and time-oriented side –... Read more
Incognito

Incognito

by David Eagleman

David Eagleman is a neuroscientist at Baylor College of Medicine, where he directs the Laboratory for Perception and Action as well as the Initiative on Neuroscience and Law. His scientific research has been published in journals from Science to Nature, and his neuroscience books include Wednesday Is Indigo Blue: Discovering the Brain of Synesthesia (with Richard Cytowic) and the forthcoming Live-Wired. He is also the author of the internationally best-selling book of fiction Sum: Forty Tales from the... Read more
The Man Who Mistook His Wife For a Hat

The Man Who Mistook His Wife For a Hat

by Oliver Sacks

The Man Who Mistook His Wife for a Hat and Other Clinical Tales is a 1985 book by neurologist Oliver Sacks describing the case histories of some of his patients. The title of the book comes from the case study of a man with visual agnosia. The Man Who Mistook His Wife for a Hat became the basis of an opera of the same name by Michael Nyman, which premiered in 1986.
How the Mind Works

How the Mind Works

by Steven Pinker

The Society Of Mind

The Society Of Mind

by Marvin Minsky

Cognition Books & Ephemera

Unstable Ideas

Unstable Ideas

by Kagan, Jerome

Blue Cats and Chartreuse Kittens

Blue Cats and Chartreuse Kittens

by Duffy, Patricia Lynne

The Core Language Engine

The Core Language Engine

by Alshawi, Hiyan, Ed

The MIT Press. Fine in Fine dust jacket. 1992. 1st Edition. Hardcover. No defects in book or jacket, the latter protected by fresh mylar sleeve. . Fourteen papers on aspects of natural language processing. A beautiful copy of the first edition. As New. . ACL-MIT Series in Natural Language Processing Series. 8vo - 8" to 9" tall. 322 pages. S1 .
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$25.00
The Domestication of the Savage Mind

The Domestication of the Savage Mind

by Goody, Jack

Cambridge University Press. Near Fine in Very Good+ dust jacket. 1977. 1st Edition. Hardcover. Dust jacket is age-toned to gray on spine and top edge of front panel, slight edgewear, now protected by clear mylar sleeve. Book has slight corner bumps, no other defects. Bound in purple cloth with bright gilt titles to spine; binding is tight, pages are clean and unmarked. . Author presents a new and refined way of looking at the concepts of "primitive" and "advanced." This is the... Read more
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$45.00
Annual Review of Information Science and Technology 28 (1993)

Annual Review of Information Science and Technology 28 (1993)

by Williams, Martha E

Information Today Inc & American Society for Information Science. Fine. 1993. Hardcover. No defects. Pages are clean and crisp, the binding is tight and square; book appears unread. . Book consists of scholarly literature reviews and lengthy bibliographies on a variety of problem areas within information science and technology. Problem areas treated in this volume include: social intelligence, electronic U. S. Government Information, Information Gatekeepers, speech synthesis and recognition,... Read more
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$30.00
How the Mind Works

How the Mind Works

by Pinker, Steven

Allen Lane, 1998-01-08. Paperback. Good. Robust recyclable packaging. 1st class post to the UK, Airmail worldwide
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£6.49
Atualidade de Jean Piaget

Atualidade de Jean Piaget

by Ferreiro, Emilia

Artmed. Near Fine with no dust jacket. 2001. Softcover. Cover corners are slightly bumped, no other defects. Book is unread. Softcover with stiff card wrappers. . Text is in Portuguese. . Trade PB. 8vo - 8" to 9" tall. 143 pages. G3 .
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$40.00
The Society of Mind

The Society of Mind

by Minsky, Marvin

Simon & Schuster, 1988. Paperback. Acceptable. Disclaimer:A readable copy. All pages are intact, and the cover is intact. Pages can include considerable notes-in pen or highlighter-but the notes cannot obscure the text. At ThriftBooks, our motto is: Read More, Spend Less.Dust jacket quality is not guaranteed.
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$4.29
Human Symmetry Perception and Its Computational Analysis

Human Symmetry Perception and Its Computational Analysis

by Tyler, C. W. (editor)

Lawrence Erlbaum, 2002. Paperback. Acceptable. Unmarked text. Large crease on back cover. Nicked spine. 393pp. Illustrated. Classic study of symmetry. Comprehensive collection provides a wide range of approaches to the study of how we see symmetries, from evolutionary through empirical to extended theoretical treatments.
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$30.00
Introduction to the Theory of Complexity

Introduction to the Theory of Complexity

by Bovet, Daniel P. & Pierluigi Crescenzi

Prentice Hall. Fine with no dust jacket. 1994. 3rd Printing. Hardcover. No defects. Pages are clean and crisp, the binding is tight and square; book appears unread. . Classic work on complexity theory. This is the 3rd printing. . Prentice Hall International Series in Computer Science Series. Small 4to 9" - 11" tall. 282 pages. D4 .
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$40.00
The Ascent of Mind

The Ascent of Mind

by Calvin, William

Bantam. Fine in Near Fine dust jacket. 1990. 1st Edition. Hardcover. Slight crease to top of back panel, a little rubbing, now protected by clear mylar sleeve. Book has no defects; pages are clean and crisp, the binding is tight and square; book appears unread. . A beautiful copy, gift quality. . 8vo 8" - 9" tall. 302 pages. G1 .
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$25.00
Personal Being: a Theory for Individual Psychology

Personal Being: a Theory for Individual Psychology

by Harre, Rom

Harvard University Press. Fine in Near Fine dust jacket. 1984. 1st Edition. Hardcover. Dust jacket is rubbed, no other defects. Book has no defects; pages are clean and crisp, the binding is tight and square; appears to be unread. . Study of human individuality and associated individual psychology. This is the first edition, a beautiful copy. . 8vo - 8" to 9" tall. 299 pages. K1 .
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$35.00
The Limitations of Language

The Limitations of Language

by Moore, Terence & Chris Carling

St. Martin's. Fine in Near Fine dust jacket. 1988. 1st Edition. Hardcover. Back panel of jacket has light scuffing and rubbing, now protected by clear mylar sleeve. Book has no defects; binding is tight, pages are clean and unmarked. This is the first edition of the hardback. . "Wide-ranging and lucid." (jacket blurb) Book is in beautiful condition. Scarce thus. . 8vo - 8" to 9" tall. 180 pages. I6 .
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$145.00
Berkeley's Doctrine of Notions:   A Reconstruction Based on His Theory of  Meaning

Berkeley's Doctrine of Notions: A Reconstruction Based on His Theory of Meaning

by Flage, Daniel E

Palgrave MacMillan. Fine in Fine dust jacket. 1987. 1st Edition. Hardcover. Back panel of dust jacket is slightly rubbed, no other defects, now protected by clear mylar sleeve. Book has no defects; pages are clean and crisp, binding is tight; book appears unread. . A beautiful copy of the first edition. . 8vo - 8" to 9" tall. 226 pages. I2 .
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$45.00
Languages of the Mind  Essays on Mental Representation

Languages of the Mind Essays on Mental Representation

by Jackendoff, Ray S

The MIT Press. Fine in Fine dust jacket. 1992. 1st Edition. Hardcover. Faint date stamp on last endpaper, no other defects in book or jacket. Pages are clean and crisp, binding is tight; book appears unread. . Eight related but independent essays. Notes, references, index. . 8vo - 8" to 9" tall. 200 pages. H5 .
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$40.00
Predication Theory:   A Case Study for Indexing Theory

Predication Theory: A Case Study for Indexing Theory

by Napoli, Donna Jo

Cambridge University Press. Fine in Near Fine dust jacket. 1989. 1st Edition. Hardcover. Dust jacket is a little rubbed an scratched, no other defects. Book has no defects; binding is tight, pages are clean and unmarked. . Cambridge Studies in Linguistics Series. 8vo - 8" to 9" tall. 369 pages. H4 .
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$45.00
HOW THE MIND WORKS

HOW THE MIND WORKS

by Steven Pinker

New York: W W Norton & Co Inc. 1997. First Edition; First Printing. Hardcover. 0393045358 . Near Fine in a Near Fine dust jacket. Light speckling top of text block. Jacket lightly scuffed. ; 9.6 X 6.7 X 2.4 inches; 660 pages .
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$39.95
Information Sources in Psycholinguistics: an Interdisciplinary  Bibliographical Handbook

Information Sources in Psycholinguistics: an Interdisciplinary Bibliographical Handbook

by Prucha, Jan

Mouton. Very Good with no dust jacket. 1972. Softcover. Paper covers are rubbed, age-toned at margins. Tight, square, pages clean and bright. . This is an extensive bibliography of 642 items, subdivided into about thirty subheadings. Each item is placed into one of these subheadings, but there is also a list of SEE ALSO items under each subheading. Thus a given publication might appear under several different subheadings. Includes an author index. 40 years old, but still quite useful for the older... Read more
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$35.00
The Society of Mind

The Society of Mind

by Minsky, Marvin

New York: A Touchstone Book, 1986. Paperback. Good. Unmarked. Large corner crease on back cover. In this book, Marvin Minsky---one of the fathers of computer science and cofounder of the Artificial Intelligence Laboratory at MIT--- casts the mind as an intellectual puzzle whose pieces are assembled along the way. He portrays the mind as a "society" of tiny components that are themselves mindless. Measures 8.5x11 inches. 339p. Glossary and bibliography. Index.
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$17.00
The Cognitive Use of Artifacts in Cooperative Process Management: Rescue  Management and Underground Line Control

The Cognitive Use of Artifacts in Cooperative Process Management: Rescue Management and Underground Line Control

by Garbis, Christer

Department of Communication Studies, Linköping University. Very Good with no dust jacket. 2002. Softcover. Front cover has corner bump, crease and curling. Inscription to former owner on half-title page. Pages are clean and crisp, binding is tight; book appears unread. . This is a published doctoral dissertation, in English. It reports empirical studies, carried out in an underground line control room and in rescue management. It studies how cognitive artifacts are used by the operator teams in... Read more
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$80.00
How the Mind Works

How the Mind Works

by Steven Pinker

Norton & Company, Incorporated, W. W., 1999. Paperback. Very Good. Disclaimer:A copy that has been read, but remains in excellent condition. Pages are intact and are not marred by notes or highlighting, but may contain a neat previous owner name. The spine remains undamaged. At ThriftBooks, our motto is: Read More, Spend Less.Dust jacket quality is not guaranteed.
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$3.89
Intelligent Language Tutors: Theory Shaping Technology

Intelligent Language Tutors: Theory Shaping Technology

by Holland, V. Melissa, Et Al, Eds

Mahwah, NJ. Mahwah, NJ: Lawrence Erlbaum Associates. Near Fine with no dust jacket. 1995. 1st Edition. Softcover. Minor bumps and rubbing to glossy card covers. Pages are clean and crisp, binding is tight; book appears unread. . Twenty papers addressing aspects of the general topic. Author and subject indexes. . Trade PB. 8vo - 8" to 9" tall. 384 pages. M5 .
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$55.00
The Society of Mind

The Society of Mind

by Minsky, Marvin

London: Picador, 1988. First printing of this edition. Paperback. near Very Good. First printing of this 4to paperback edition (280 x 210mm). Pp 339. Previous owner's initials neatly in ink on the half-title else a clean, unmarked copy in printed wrappers. The wrappers are a little soiled and worn.
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£15.00
How the Mind Works.

How the Mind Works.

by Pinker, Steven

NY: W. W. Norton Company (1997)., 1997. Second printing of the stated first edition. 8vo. xii, 660 pp. Illustrated. Original binding. SIGNED by Pinker on the title page. The book shows light use, near fine in a close to fine DJ. Uncommon signed.. Signed by Author(s). Hardcover. Near Fine/Dust Jacket Included.
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$100.00