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Editors: Sebastien Helie (Department of Psychological Sciences, Purdue University, West Lafayette, IN)
Book Description:
This book compiles a series of chapters on theoretical, methodological, and practical advances in problem solving research that aim at identifying how participants build problem representations and search problem spaces. Each chapter has been carefully selected to represent the state-of-the-art in problem solving research, with a focus on applications through the analysis of verbal and graphical protocols of naïve and expert solvers working on well- and ill-defined problems. The work presented in this book suggests that building and searching the problem space are highly interactive activities that cannot be decoupled and studied in isolation. As a result, a highly interdisciplinary approach was adopted, including research from fields as diverse as linguistics, psychology, ethology, design, and cognitive science. Hence, this book should be of interest to the problem solving community in general. (Imprint: Nova)

Table of Contents:
Preface

Section I: Theory

1. Epistemology of well and ill structured problem solving
(Kumar Laxman, University of Auckland, New Zeland)

2. Psychosemantic approaches to problem solving: Formal, analogical, paradigmatic and symbolic
(Shulamith Kreitler, Tel-Aviv University, Israel)

3. Implicit cognition in problem solving
(Sebastien Helie, University of California, Santa Barbara, Ron Sun, Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute, Troy, NY)

4. Psychology of problem solving in psittacids
(Franck Peron, University of Paris Ouest, France)

Section II: Application

5. Approaches to problem solving: Developing an understanding of naïve, routine and sophisticated problem solving behaviours
(Tracey Muir, Kim Beswick, John Williamson, University of Tasmania)

6. Visual analogy as a cognitive stimulator for problem solving and idea generation in design
(Hernan Casakin, Ariel University Center of Samaria)

7. Elementary school students’ use of drawings and their problem solving
(Kazuhiko Nunokawa, Joetsu University of Education, Japan
Hirotoshi Hiroi, Myoko Elementary School, Japan)

8. Method of systematically utilizing knowledge for creative problem solving
(Ken'ichi Minamino, Iwate Prefectural University)

9. Micro-Cognitive processes identified from verbal reports in problem solving
(Josiane Caron-Pargue, Sandra Bégoin-Augereau, Sabine Metta, Delphine Penny-Leguy, Jean Caron, University of Poitiers, France)

10. Studying the design of problem solving through the theory of meaning
(Hernan Casakin, Ariel University Center of Samaria, Shulamith Kreitler, Tel-Aviv University, Israel)

Index

   Series:
      Psychology Research Progress
   Binding: Hardcover
   Pub. Date: 2012 4th Quarter
   Pages: 7 x 10 (NBC - C)
   ISBN: 978-1-62257-589-3
   Status: AN
  
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