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  1. Language Disorders From a Developmental Perspective

    Essays in Honor of Robin S. Chapman

    Edited by Rhea Paul

    Series: New Directions in Communication Disorders Research

    The last 25 years have witnessed an explosion of research at the intersection of typical language development and child language disorders. A pioneer in bringing these fields of study together is Robin S. Chapman, Emerita, University of Wisconsin. This contributed volume honors her with chapters...

    Published February 9th 2015 by Psychology Press

  2. The Autonomous Brain

    A Neural Theory of Attention and Learning

    By Peter M. Milner

    The behaviorist credo that animals are devices for translating sensory input into appropriate responses dies hard. The thesis of this pathbreaking book is that the brain is innately constructed to initiate behaviors likely to promote the survival of the species, and to sensitize sensory systems to...

    Published February 9th 2015 by Psychology Press

  3. Mild Cognitive Impairment

    International Perspectives

    Edited by Holly A. Tuokko, David F. Hultsch

    Series: Studies on Neuropsychology, Neurology and Cognition

    Mild Cognitive Impairment (MCI) has been identified as an important clinical transition between normal aging and the early stages of Alzheimer's disease (AD). Since treatments for AD are most likely to be most effective early in the course of the disease, MCI has become a topic of great importance...

    Published February 9th 2015 by Psychology Press

  4. Creativity and the Brain

    By Kenneth M. Heilman

    In Creativity and the Brain, Kenneth Heilman explores the possible brain mechanisms which underlie creativity, by reviewing the existing evidence and putting forward new ideas. On the way, he discusses the relationships between creativity and intelligence, brain anatomy, neuropharmacology,...

    Published February 5th 2015 by Psychology Press

  5. Electronic Collaboration in Science

    Edited by Stephen H. Koslow, Michael F. Huerta

    Series: Progress in Neuroinformatics Research Series

    The increasingly sophisticated and powerful information technology we are creating plays an ever more prominent role in facilitating interaction and cooperation in everyday life. The time has come to harness it in the service of scientific research. This pathbreaking book describes the technical...

    Published February 5th 2015 by Psychology Press

  6. Models of Action

    Mechanisms for Adaptive Behavior

    Edited by Clive D.L. Wynne, John E.R. Staddon

    This volume presents an international group of researchers who model animal and human behavior--both simple and complex. The models presented focus on such subjects as the pattern of eating in meals and bouts, the energizing and shaping impact of reinforcers on behavior, transitive inferential...

    Published February 5th 2015 by Psychology Press

  7. Neuropsychology of Cardiovascular Disease

    2nd Edition

    Edited by Shari R. Waldstein, Merrill F. Elias

    Cardiovascular disease (CVD) is the leading cause of morbidity and mortality in the United States and most westernized nations. Both CVDs and their risk factors confer substantial risk for stroke and dementia, but are also associated with more subtle changes in brain structure and function and...

    Published February 2nd 2015 by Psychology Press

  8. Dyspraxia and its Management (Psychology Revivals)

    By Nick Miller

    Series: Psychology Revivals

    Dyspraxia is a disorder of voluntary, purposeful, learned movement and is one of the most common sequelae of stroke, head-injury, neoplasm and abnormal ageing. It is also a major complicating factor in the assessment and treatment of acquired language, visual-spatial and other movement disorders....

    Published January 30th 2015 by Psychology Press

  9. Prenatal and Childhood Nutrition

    Evaluating the Neurocognitive Connections

    Edited by Cindy Croft

    Nutrition is not only a basic need that all humans have to sustain life, but it is also critical to successful early development. This research compendium lends deeper insights into the links between nutrition and healthy brain function—and from the reverse perspective, between nutrition and...

    Published January 28th 2015 by Apple Academic Press

  10. Environmental Hazards and Neurodevelopment

    Where Ecology and Well-Being Connect

    Edited by Cindy Croft

    The rate of identification of children with neurobiological disabilities has been on the increase in recent years. Millions of dollars in research are being spent to understand the factors influencing these increases. The articles within this compendium shed vital light on this issue, confirming...

    Published January 28th 2015 by Apple Academic Press