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Bart publishes new book on chess cognition

William BartWilliam Bart, Educational Psychology professor, has published a new book: Atherton, M., & Bart, W. (2009). Cognitive transfer in chess playing: A study of chess cognition. Saarbruecken, Germany: VDM Verlag Dr. Mueller.

The book describes cognitive research on the topic of transfer in chess, a complex game played by over 500 million individuals worldwide that requires integrated usage of all higher thinking skills, including problem solving, decision making, critical thinking, creativity, and planning.

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