Cognitive Psychology


The book for this course assignment is –

Robinson-Riegler, B., Robinson-Riegler, G. L. (2012). Cognitive psychology: Applying the science of the mind (3rd ed.). Upper Saddle River, NJ: Pearson Education.


PS400 Cognitive Psychology

Directions: Unless otherwise stated, answer in complete sentences, and be sure to use correct English, spelling, and grammar. Sources must be cited in APA format. Your response should be four (4) double‐spaced pages; 12 font, Times New Roman. At least once reference is needed.

1.Compare and contrast cognitive and behavioral approaches, providing two (2) similarities and two (2) differences between the chosen approaches.

2.Discuss two (2) original examples of a perception of agency.

3.Describe two (2) differences between pre-attentive and post-attentive processing. How are they related to the processes of subitizing and counting? Provide one (1) supporting fact.

4.Describe the notion of executive attention, and relate it to (a) operation span (b) inhibition, and (c) the Stroop effect.