Themes of Thought and Thinking

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Science  06 Aug 1999:
Vol. 285, Issue 5429, pp. 842-843
DOI: 10.1126/science.285.5429.842b

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The Nature of Cognition. Robert J. Sternberg, Ed. MIT Press, Cambridge, MA, 1999. 746 pp. $60. ISBN 0-262-19405-8. Paper, $35. ISBN 0-262-69212-0.

The contributors present a series of essays that approach cognition in terms of conceptual themes in such aspects as the variety of kinds of cognition and alternative methods of studying it.