Human Cognition — Ch. 1 (Guenther)

Guenther, R.K. (1998). Human Cognition. Upper Saddle River, NJ: Prentice Hall. (Chapter 1) This chapter provides a nice overview of relevant historical and contemporary theoretical perspectives on what constitutes the mind and how we acquire and react to stimuli. Initially, scientists and philosophers assumed there was a supernatural or spiritual quality to the mind (vitalism, … Continue reading