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Psychology 312

Helpful links and search tips for PSY 312: Sensation & Perception

Key Databases in Psychology

Resources on Embodied Cognition

The following links will search three EBSCO databases (PsycINFO, PsycARTICLES, and Psychology and Behavioral Sciences Collection) on the following terms:

This 2012 article provides a helpful introduction to the topic of "embodied cognition" and its influence on contemporary psychology.

Davis, J. I., & Markman, A. B. (2012). Embodied Cognition as a Practical Paradigm: Introduction to the Topic, The Future of Embodied Cognition. Topics in Cognitive Science, 4(4), 685–691.

For greater precision in searching peer-reviewed psychology literature, please consider searching PsycINFO and using its thesaurus (see YouTube video at bottom).

Recommended Books and E-books on Embodied Cognition

Using the Thesaurus in PsycINFO

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