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Author Gobet, Fernand.
Title Moves in mind : the psychology of board games / Fernand Gobet, Alex de Voogt, Jean Retschitzki.
Imprint Hove, UK ; New York : Psychology Press, 2004.

Author Gobet, Fernand.
Subject Board games -- Psychological aspects.
Cognitive psychology.
Alt Name Voogt, Alexander J. de.
Retschitzki, Jean.
Description 1 online resource
Bibliography Note Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Introduction -- Formal analyses of board games -- Theories of board-game psychology -- Perception and categorization -- Memory, knowledge, and representations -- Problem solving and decision making -- Learning, development, and ageing -- Education and training -- Individual differences and the neuropsychology of talent -- Methodology and research designs -- Conclusion.
Summary This book, which is the first systematic study of psychology and board games, covers topics such as perception, memory, problem solving and decision making, development, intelligence, emotions, motivation, education, and neuroscience.
Note Print version record.
ISBN 0203503635 (electronic bk.)
9780203503638 (electronic bk.)
1841693367 (Cloth)
OCLC # 252747993
Additional Format Print version: Gobet, Fernand. Moves in mind. Hove, UK ; New York : Psychology Press, 2004 (DLC) 2004008865

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