Book reviews


Book reviewed in this article:

Cognitive Psychology. New Directions. Edited by G. Claxton. London: Routledge & Kegan Paul. 1980. Pp. 338. £12.50.

Cognitive Learning and Development: Piagetian and Information-Processing Perspectives. By H. J. Klausmeier, and associates. Cambridge, MA: Ballinger. 1979.

Advances in Mental Handicap Research, vol. 1. Edited by J. Hogg & P. Mittler. Chichester: Wiley. 1980. Pp. 311. £15.00.

CLARKE, A. D. B. & CLARKE, A. M. (1974). Mental retardation and behaviour change. British Medical Bulletin, 30, 2. DONALDSON, M. (1978). Children's Minds. London: Fontana.

Memory, Thought and Behaviour. By R. W. Weisberg. London: Oxford University Press. 1980. Pp. xx+ 458. £11.00.

Human Visual Cognition. By P. H. K. Seymour. London: Collier-Macmillan. 1979. Pp. 350. £12.95.

Communication and the Aging Process: Interaction Throughout the Life Cycle. By L. M. Tamir. New York: Pergamon. 1980. £11.25.

Educating the Gifted. Acceleration and Enrichment. Edited by W. C. George, S. J. Cohn & J. C. Stanley. Baltimore, MD: Johns Hopkins University Press. 1979. Pp. xiii + 242. $20.00.

Biofeedback and the Modification of Behaviour. By A. J. Yates. New York: Plenum. 1980. Pp. xii + 512. $24.50.

BLANCHARD, E. B. & YOUNG, L. D. (1973). Self-control of cardiac functioning: A promise as yet unfulfilled. Psychological Bulletin, 79, 145-163.

Applied Hypnosis and Hyperempiria. By D. E. Gibbons. New York and London: Plenum. 1979. Pp. xvi + 209. £18.50.

The Psychopathology of Women. By I. Al-Issa. Englewood Cliffs, NJ: Prentice-Hall. 1980. Pp. 390. Cased, £10.35; paper, £5.15.

Visual Imagery and its Relation to Problem Solving. By G. Kaufmann. Bergen: Universitetsforlaget. 1979. Pp. 144.

Imagery, Language and Cognition. By G. Kaufmann. Bergen: Universitetsforlaget. 1980. Pp. 192.

POTTS, G. R. (1978). The role of inference in memory for real and artificial information. In R. Revlin & R. Mayer (eds), Human Reasoning. Washington, DC: V. H. Winston.

Piaget. By Margaret A. Boden. Brighton: Harvester. 1979. Pp. 174. £8.50. (A paperback edition is published by Fontana as a contribution to the Modern Masters series.)

Advances in the Study of Communication and Affect, vol. 5. Perception of Emotion in Self and Others. Edited by P. Pliner, K. R. Blankstein & I. M. Spigel. New York: Plenum. 1979. Pp. x + 204.

Language Production, vol. 1. Speech and Talk. Edited by B. Butterworth. London: Academic Press. 1980. Pp. x+476. £28.00

Processing of Visible Language, vol. 1. Edited by P. A. Kolers, M. E. Wrolstad & H. Bouma. New York: Plenum. 1979. Pp. 537. $39.50.

The Making of Mind: A Personal Account of Soviet Psychology. By A. R. Luria. Edited by M. Cole & S. Cole. Cambridge, MA: Harvard University Press. 1979. Pp. 534.

Psychometrics for Educational Debates. Edited by L. J. Th. van der Kamp, W. F. Langerak & D. N. M. de Gruijter. Chichester: Wiley. Pp. x + 337. £18.40.