Contents

Preface page ix

Contributors xi

1. Thinking and Reasoning:

A Reader's Guide 1

Keith J. Holyoak Robert G. Morrison part i

THE NATURE OF HUMAN CONCEPTS

2. Similarity 13

Robert L. Goldstone Ji Yun Son

3. Concepts and Categories: Memory, Meaning, and Metaphysics 37 Douglas L. Medin

Lance J. Rips

4. Approaches to Modeling Human Mental Representations: What Works, What Doesn't, and Why 73 Leonidas A. A. Doumas

John E. Hummel part ii REASONING

5. The Problem of Induction 95 Steven A. Sloman

David A. Lagnado

6. Analogy 117 Keith J. Holyoak

7. Causal Learning 143

Marc J. Buehner Patricia W. Cheng

8. Deductive Reasoning 169 Jonathan St. B. T. Evans

9. Mental Models and Thought 185 P. N. Johnson-Laird

10. Visuospatial Reasoning 209 Barbara Tversky part iii

JUDGMENT AND DECISION MAKING

11. Decision Making 243

Robyn A. LeBoeuf EldarB. Shafir

12. A Model of Heuristic Judgment 267 Daniel Kahneman

Shane Frederick

13. Motivated Thinking 295 Daniel C. Molden

E. Tory Higgins part iv

PROBLEM SOLVING AND COMPLEX LEARNING

14. Problem Solving 321

Laura R. Novick Miriam Bassok

1 5. Creativity 351

Robert J. Sternberg Todd I. Lubart James C. Kaufman Jean E. Pretz

16. Complex Declarative Learning 371 Michelene T. H. Chi

Stellan Ohlsson

17. Thinking as a Production System 401 Marsha C. Lovett

John R. Anderson

18. Implicit Cognition and Thought 431 Leib Litman

Arthur S. Reber part v

COGNITIVE AND NEURAL CONSTRAINTS ON HUMAN THOUGHT

19. Thinking in Working Memory 457 Robert G. Morrison

20. Cognitive Neuroscience of Deductive Reasoning 475 Vinod Goel

21. Cognitive and Neuroscience Aspects of Thought Disorder 493 Peter Bachman

Tyrone D. Cannon part vi

ONTOGENY, PHYLOGENY, LANGUAGE, AND CULTURE

22. Development of Thinking Graeme S. Halford

23. Mathematical Cognition

C. R. Gallistel Rochel Gelman

24. Effects of Aging on Reasoning Timothy A. Salthouse

25. Reasoning and Thinking in Nonhuman Primates Josep Call

Michael Tomasello

26. Language and Thought Lila Gleitman

Anna Papafragou

27. Paradigms of Cultural Thought Patricia M. Greenfield part vii

THINKING IN PRACTICE

28. Legal Reasoning Phoebe C. Ellsworth

29. Scientific Thinking and Reasoning

Kevin Dunbar Jonathan Fugelsang

30. Thinking and Reasoning in Medicine

Vimla L. Patel Jose F. Arocha Jiajie Zhang

31. Intelligence Robert J. Sternberg

32. Learning to Think: The Challenges of Teaching Thinking Ron Ritchhart

David N. Perkins

Index

529 559

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