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Cognition and Motivation free pdf This collection examines the many internal and external factors affecting cognitive processes. Editor Shulamith Kreitler brings together a wide range of international contributors to produce an outstanding assessment of recent research in the field. These contributions go beyond the standard approach of examining the effects of motivation and emotion to consider the contextual factors that may influence cognition. These broad and varied factors include personality, genetics, mental health, biological evolution, culture and social context. By contextualizing cognition, this volume draws out the practical applications of theoretical cognitive research while bringing separate areas of scholarship into meaningful dialogue.

About Shulamith Kreitler

Shulamith Kreitler is a Professor of Psychology at Tel Aviv University. Her work focuses on the cognitive foundations of meaning, creativity and personality, as well as psycho-oncology and behavior disorders. In addition to her work at Tel Aviv University, Professor Kreitler teaches regularly at the University of Haifa and leads the psycho-oncology research program at the Sheba Medical Center.

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Author : Shulamith Kreitler
Publisher : Cambridge University Press
Data Published : 19 November 2012
ISBN : 0521888670
EAN : 9780521888677
Format Book : PDF, Epub, DOCx, TXT
Number of Pages : 528 pages
Age + : 18 years
Language : English
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