Encyclopedia of Cognitive Science [via John Wiley & Sons, Inc.]

“This … reference work covers the cognitive sciences in the broadest sense. It reviews the common themes of information and information processing, representation, and computation, with in depth coverage of the core areas of psychology, philosophy, linguistics and neuroscience.


  • Encompasses the entire spectrum of the cognitive sciences
  • Approximately 700 articles written by the world’s leading experts
  • All articles are graded according to level of readership: Introductory (accessible to entry level undergraduates and upwards), Focused (accessible to undergraduates and post-graduates), and In-depth (articles focus on more complex and controversial issues)
  • 16,500 references
  • Approximately 1,500 illustrations”