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  1. Language and Action in Cognitive Neuroscience

    Edited by Yann Coello, Angela Bartolo

    Series: Contemporary Topics in Cognitive Neuroscience

    This book collates the most up to date evidence from behavioural, brain imagery and stroke-patient studies, to discuss the ways in which cognitive and neural processes are responsible for language processing. Divided into six sections, the edited volume presents arguments from evolutionist,...

    Published November 5th 2012 by Psychology Press

  2. Computational Modelling in Behavioural Neuroscience

    Closing the Gap Between Neurophysiology and Behaviour

    Edited by Dietmar Heinke, Eirini Mavritsaki

    Series: Advances in Behavioural Brain Science

    Classically, behavioural neuroscience theorizes about experimental evidence in a qualitative way. However, more recently there has been an increasing development of mathematical and computational models of experimental results, and in general these models are more clearly defined and more detailed...

    Published October 22nd 2012 by Psychology Press

  3. Current Issues in Applied Memory Research

    Edited by Graham M. Davies, Daniel B. Wright

    Series: Current Issues in Memory

    Research on applied memory is one of the most active, interesting and vibrant areas in experimental psychology today. This book provides descriptions of cutting-edge research and applies them to three key areas of contemporary investigation: education, the law and neuroscience. In the area of...

    Published October 22nd 2012 by Psychology Press

  4. Neurorhetorics

    Edited by Jordynn Jack

    Series: Rhetoric Society Quarterly

    In academia, as well as in popular culture, the prefix "neuro-" now occurs with startling frequency. Scholars now publish research in the fields of neuroeconomics, neurophilosophy, neuromarketing, neuropolitics, and neuroeducation. Consumers are targeted with enhanced products and services, such as...

    Published October 1st 2012 by Routledge

  5. A New Science of Religion

    Edited by Greg Dawes, James Maclaurin

    Series: Routledge Studies in Religion

    Religious belief, once in the domain of the humanities, has found a new home in the sciences. Promising new developments in the study of religion by cognitive scientists and evolutionary theorists put forward empirical hypotheses regarding the origin, spread, and character of religious beliefs....

    Published September 24th 2012 by Routledge

  6. Developmental Social Cognitive Neuroscience

    Edited by Philip David Zelazo, Michael Chandler, Eveline Crone

    Series: Jean Piaget Symposia Series

    This volume in the JPS Series is intended to help crystallize the emergence of a new field, "Developmental Social Cognitive Neuroscience," aimed at elucidating the neural correlates of the development of socio-emotional experience and behavior. No one any longer doubts that infants are born...

    Published August 16th 2012 by Psychology Press

  7. Cognitive Neuroscience of Memory

    Edited by Scott Slotnick

    Series: Special Issues of Cognitive Neuroscience

    The cognitive neuroscience of long-term memory is ingrained with the assumptions that a particular task measures a single cognitive process and that each cognitive process is mediated by a single brain region. However, these assumptions are simplistic and currently hindering progress toward...

    Published August 6th 2012 by Psychology Press

  8. The Neural Basis of Human Belief Systems

    Edited by Frank Krueger, Jordan Grafman

    Series: Contemporary Topics in Cognitive Neuroscience

    Is the everyday understanding of belief susceptible to scientific investigation? Belief is one of the most commonly used, yet unexplained terms in neuroscience. Beliefs can be seen as forms of mental representations and one of the building blocks of our conscious thoughts. This book provides an...

    Published July 9th 2012 by Psychology Press

  9. Aping Mankind

    Neuromania, Darwinitis and the Misrepresentation of Humanity

    By Raymond Tallis

    In a devastating critique Raymond Tallis exposes the exaggerated claims made for the ability of neuroscience and evolutionary theory to explain human consciousness, behaviour, culture and society.While readily acknowledging the astounding progress neuroscience has made in helping us understand how...

    Published April 17th 2012 by Routledge

  10. Face Perception

    By Vicki Bruce, Andy Young

    Human faces are unique biological structures that convey a complex variety of important social messages. Even strangers can tell things from our faces – our feelings, our locus of attention, something of what we are saying, our age, sex and ethnic group, whether they find us attractive. In...

    Published December 22nd 2011 by Psychology Press