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Cognitive Psychology

Carroll, John M. (ed.). Interfacing Thought: Cognitive Aspects of Human-Computer Interaction. Cambridge, MA: MIT Press, 1987.

Daelemans, Walter and Antal van den Bosch. Memory-Based Language Processing. Cambridge , UK: Cambridge University Press, 2005.

Fischler, Martin and Oscar Firschein. Intelligence: the Eye, the Brain, and the Computer. Reading, MA: Addison-Wesley, 1987.

Gardner, Howard. Frames of Mind: The Theory of Multiple Intelligence. New York, NY: Basic Books, 1983.

Goldstein, E. Bruce. Cognitive Psychology: Connecting Mind, Research and Everyday Experience, 2nd ed. Wadsworth Publishing, 2007.

Gregory, R. L. Eye and Brain: The Psychology of Seeing. New York, NY: Oxford University Press, 1980.

Herriot, P. An Introduction to the Psychology of Language. London, UK: Methuen, 1970.

Smith, Edward E. and Stephen M. Kosslyn. Cognitive Psychology: Mind and Brain. Prentice Hall, 2006.

Solso, Robert L., Otto H. MacLin, and M. Kimberly MacLin. Cognitive Psychology, 8th ed. Allyn & Bacon, 2007.

Sternberg, Robert J. Cognitive Psychology, 5th ed. Wadsworth Publishing, 2008.

Stevens, Albert and Dedre Gentner (eds.). Mental Models. Hillsdale, NJ: Lawrence Erlbaum Associates, 1983.

Van Dijk, Teun A. and W. Kintsch. Strategies of Discourse Comprehension. New York, NY: Academic Press, 1983.


Connors, Robert. Composition-Rhetoric: Backgrounds, Theory, and Pedagogy. University of Pittsburgh Press, 1997.

Doheny-Farina, Stephen (ed.). Effective Documentation: What We Have Learned from Research. Cambridge, MA: MIT Press, 1988.

Griffin, Emory A. A First Look at Communication Theory, 7th ed. Irwin/McGraw-Hill, 2008.

Kellogg, Ronald T. The Psychology of Writing. New York, NY: Oxford University Press, 1994.

Littlejohn, Stephen J. and Karen A. Foss. Theories of Human Communication, 9th ed. Wadsworth Publishing, 2007.

Miller, Katherine. Communication Theories: Perspectives, Processes, and Contexts. New York, NY: McGraw-Hill, 2004.

Shea, Renee H., Lawrence Scanlon, and Robin Dissin Aufses. The Language of Composition: Reading, Writing and Rhetoric. Bedford/St.Martin’s, 2007.

Spilka, Rachel. Writing in the Workplace: New Research Perspectives. Carbondale, IL: Southern Illinois University Press, 1993.

Ulijn, Jan M., and Judith B. Strother. Communicating in Business and Technology: From Psycholinguistic Theory to International Practice. Berne, Switzerland: Peter Lang, 1995.

Van Dijk, Teun A. Discourse and Context: A Sociocognitive Approach. Cambridge, UK: Cambridge University Press, 2008.

West, Richard. Introducing Communication Theory: Analysis and Application, 3rd ed. McGraw-Hill, 2007.


Cole, Michael. Cultural Psychology: A Once and Future Discipline. Cambridge, MA: Harvard University Press, 1998.

Holland, Dorothy and Naomi Quinn (ed.). Cultural Models in Language and Thought. New York, NY: Cambridge University Press, 1987.

Shweder, Richard A. and Robert A. LeVine (ed.). Culture Theory: Essays on the Mind, Self, and Emotion. New York, NY: Cambridge University Press, 1984.

Warren, Thomas L. Cross-Cultural Communication: Perspectives in Theory and Practice. Amityville, NY: Baywood Publishing, 2005.

Document Design

Campbell, K.S. Coherence, Continuity, and Cohesion: Theoretical Foundations for Document Design. Mahwah, NJ: Lawrence Erlbaum Associates, 1995.


Atkinson, Paul A. et al. Handbook of Ethnography. London, UK: Sage Publications, 2007.

Francis, David and Stephen Hester. An Invitation to Ethnomethodology: Language, Society and Interaction. London, UK: Sage Publications, 2004.

Wolcott, Harry F. Ethnography: A Way of Seeing, 2nd ed. AltaMira Press, 2008.


Tinker, Miles. Bases for Effective Reading. Minneapolis, MN: University of Minnesota Press, 1965.


Berkenkotter, C and T.N. Huckin. Genre Knowledge in Disciplinary Communication: Cognition/Culture/Power. Hillsdale, NJ: Lawrence Erlbaum Associates, 1995.

Frow, John. Genre (The New Technical Idiom). New York, NY: Routledge, 2005.

Swales, John. Genre Analysis: English in Academic and Research Settings. Cambridge, UK: Cambridge University Press, 1990.

High Performance Teams

Eikenberry, K. 7 Key Dimensions of High Performance Teams., 1997.

Musselwhite, C. Building and Leading High Performance Teams., 2007.

Smith, L. 3 Ways to Create a High-Performance Team., 2005.

Team Building Tips. How to Delegate Effectively.

Instructional Design

Reigeluth, C.M. (ed.). Instructional Design Theories and Models: An Overview of Their Current Status. Hillsdale, NJ: Erlbaum, 1983.


Cook, Guy. Applied Linguistics. Oxford, UK: Oxford University Press, 2003.

Davies, Alan. An Introduction to Applied Linguistics. Edinburgh, Scotland: Edinburgh University Press, 2007.

Davies, Alan and Catherine Elder (eds.). The Handbook of Applied Linguistics. Wiley-Blackwell, 2006.

Kaplan, Robert B. The Oxford Handbook of Applied Linguistics. New York, NY: Oxford University Press, USA, 2005.


D’Andrade, Roy and Claudia Strauss (eds.). Human Motives and Cultural Models. New York, NY: Cambridge University Press, 1992.


Wasson, P. C., and P.N. Johnson-Laird. Psychology of Reasoning: Structure and Content. Cambridge, MA: Harvard, 1972.


Bain, Alexander. English Composition and Rhetoric. BookSurge Publishing, 2001.

Berlin, J. Rhetoric and Reality: Writing Instruction in American Colleges, 1900-1985. Carbondale, IL: Southern Illinois University Press, 1987.

Borchers, Timothy A. Rhetorical Theory: An Introduction. Wadsworth Publishing, 2005.

Connor, Ulla. Contrastive Rhetoric: Cross-Cultural Aspects of Second-Language Writing. New York, NY: Cambridge University Press, 1997.

Hauser, Gerald A. Introduction to Rhetorical Theory, 2nd ed. Waveland Press, 2002.

Hill, Charles A. and Marguerite Helmers (ed.). Defining Visual Rhetorics. Mahwah, NJ: Lawrence Erlbaum Associates, 2004.

Kostelnick, Charles and Michael Hassett. Shaping Information: The Rhetoric of Visual Conventions. Southern Illinois University Press, 2003.


Stewart, Darin L. Building Enterprise Taxonomies. Mokita Press, 2008.


Gibson, James J. The Perception of the Visual World. Boston, MA: Houghton Mifflin, 1950.

Gregory, R. L. The Artful Eye. New York, NY: Oxford University Press, 1995.

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