Further Reading

• Braine, M., & O'Brien, M. (1998). Mental logic. Cambridge, MA: MIT Press. This book provides a recent account of a major abstract-rule theory.

• Evans, J.St.B.T., Newstead, S.E., & Byrne. R.M.J. (1993). Human reasoning: The psychology of deduction. Hove, UK:

Psychology Press. This text provides a comprehensive review of recent reasoning research, covering some of the areas reviewed here, but in more detail.

• Johnson-Laird, P.N., & Byrne, R.M.J. (1991). Deduction. Hove, UK: Psychology Press. This work provides the most comprehensive statement of the mental models theory.

• Manktelow, K.I. (1999). Reasoning & thinking. Hove, UK: Psychology Press. This is an advanced text on reasoning and is quite excellent in the comprehensiveness of its coverage and the balance of its criticism.

• Oaksford, M., & Chater, N. (Eds.) (1998). Rational models of cognition. Oxford: Oxford University Press. This book has a collection of chapters on the probabilistic approach to reasoning.

• Stanovich, K.E. (1999). Who is rational?: Studies of individual differences in reasoning. Hillsdale, NJ: Lawrence

Erlbaum Associates Inc. Gives much needed attention to a topic not reviewed here, namely the existence of individual differences in reasoning.

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