Philosophy and Psychology of Time

2016.02.14 : View this Review Online | View Recent NDPR Reviews Bruno Mölder, Valtteri Arstila, and Peter Øhrstrøm (eds.), Philosophy and Psychology of Time, Springer, 2015, 271pp., $129.00
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2016.02.14 : View this Review Online | View Recent NDPR Reviews Bruno Mölder, Valtteri Arstila, and Peter Øhrstrøm (eds.), Philosophy and Psychology of Time, Springer, 2015, 271pp., $129.00 (hbk), ISBN 9783319221946. Reviewed by Carlos Montemayor, San Francisco State University The psychology of time has been a rapidly growing area of research for at least the last two decades. Experiments on how humans and animals keep track of time have produced impressive amounts of evidence. In studies with animals, findings suggest that there are non-linguistic forms of timing for action and motor control. Research on humans demonstrates that there are different stages involved in time perception and cognition, from within sense-modality and cross modal simultaneity to temporal order judgments and duration perception. A comprehensive theory of these findings requires an interdisciplinary approach, and various efforts to achieve this goal are underway, including the publication of. . .

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