Arthur G. Samuel

SUNY Distinguished Professor
Department of Psychology
Stony Brook University,
NY, 11794-2500

Ikerbasque Research Professor
Basque Center on Cognition Brain & Language
Donostia, Spain

Telephone Stony Brook: (631)632-7792
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Cognitive Psychology is a discipline that is concerned with how people process and represent information, including its use in perception, attention, memory, language, reasoning, and problem solving. This field occupies a central position in Cognitive Science, an interdisciplinary effort that also includes Linguists, Computer Scientists, Philosophers, and Biologists.


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