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  1. Social Neuroscience of Psychiatric Disorders

    Edited by Facundo Manes, Mario F. Mendez

    Series: Special Issues of Social Neuroscience

    Social Neuroscience of Psychiatric Disorders is about the role of the Social Brain in neuropsychiatry. The need to belong to social groups and interact with others has driven much of the evolution of the human brain. The relatively young field of social neuroscience has made impressive strides...

    Published July 18th 2012 by Psychology Press

  2. Developmental Social Neuroscience

    A Special Issue of Social Neuroscience

    Edited by Philip David Zelazo, Tomas Paus

    Series: Special Issues of Social Neuroscience

    This Special Issue showcases some of the latest and best research in an important emerging field, developmental social neuroscience, which is focused on the nature and development of the mechanisms involved in socially relevant human behavior. Recent work on the neural correlates of empathy,...

    Published November 26th 2010 by Psychology Press

  3. Neural Correlates of Deception

    A Special Issue of Social Neuroscience

    Edited by Giorgio Ganis, Julian Keenan

    Series: Special Issues of Social Neuroscience

    Deception, also known as "lying", is a pervasive and fundamental social behavior in which a person attempts to persuade another to accept as true what the deceiver believes to be untrue. Because of its essential role in our social life, it is important for social neuroscience to reveal the inner...

    Published December 7th 2009 by Psychology Press

  4. The Mirror Neuron System

    A Special Issue of Social Neuroscience

    Edited by Christian Keysers, Luciano Fadiga

    Series: Special Issues of Social Neuroscience

    Mirror neurons are premotor neurons, originally discovered in the macaque brain , that discharge both during execution of goal-directed actions and during the observation of similar actions executed by another individual. They therefore ‘mirror’ others’ actions on the observer's motor repertoire....

    Published November 30th 2008 by Psychology Press

  5. Interpersonal Sensitivity: Entering Others’ Worlds

    A Special Issue of Social Neuroscience

    Edited by Jean Decety, Dan Batson

    Series: Special Issues of Social Neuroscience

    Interpersonal sensitivity refers to our ability to perceive and respond with care to the internal states of other people, understand the antecedents of those states, and predict the subsequent events that will result. Guest editors neuroscientist Jean Decety and social psychologist Dan Batson...

    Published September 14th 2007 by Psychology Press

  6. Theory of Mind

    A Special Issue of Social Neuroscience

    Edited by Rebecca Saxe, Simon Baron-Cohen

    Series: Special Issues of Social Neuroscience

    Investigations of the neural basis of theory of mind - the ability to think about other people's thoughts - only recently became feasible; now, the number of such investigations and the sophistication of the results are accelerating dramatically. The articles in this special issue use a wide range...

    Published February 21st 2007 by Psychology Press

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