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A textbook for a one-term undergraduate course for students who have completed the introductory psychology course. Galotti includes both the traditional topics in cognition and some topics that are usually omitted--such as cognitive development, gender differences, and cross-cultural approaches to cognition--to put the traditional topics in broader perspective. Annotation c. Book News, Inc., Portland, OR (booknews.com)