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The Cognitive Neuroscience of Music

Isabelle Peretz and Robert J. Zatorre (eds)

Published in print:
2003
Published Online:
March 2012
ISBN:
9780198525202
eISBN:
9780191689314
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198525202.001.0001
Subject:
Psychology, Music Psychology

Music offers a unique opportunity to understand better the organization of the human brain. Like language, music exists in all human societies. Like language, music is a complex, rule-governed ... More


NARRATING EXPERIENCE: NARRATING EXPERIENCE: THE AUTOBIOGRAPHICAL SELF

William L Randall and A. Elizabeth McKim

in Reading Our Lives: The poetics of growing old

Published in print:
2008
Published Online:
September 2008
ISBN:
9780195306873
eISBN:
9780199894062
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195306873.003.0002
Subject:
Psychology, Social Psychology, Developmental Psychology

This chapter explores the origins and operations of what the book calls “the narrative variable.” First, consideration is given to current research in neurology and cognitive neuroscience which ... More


Introduction

Doreen Kimura

in Neuromotor Mechanisms in Human Communication

Published in print:
1993
Published Online:
January 2008
ISBN:
9780195054927
eISBN:
9780199872268
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195054927.003.0001
Subject:
Psychology, Neuropsychology

This introductory chapter begins with a brief description of the aim of this book, which is to present a study of the neural basis of communication that emphasizes behavioral analysis rather than ... More


Unifying Clinical, Experimental, and Neuroimaging Studies of the Human Frontal Lobes

Brian Levine and Fergus I. M. Craik

in Mind and the Frontal Lobes: Cognition, Behavior, and Brain Imaging

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
January 2012
ISBN:
9780199791569
eISBN:
9780199919215
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199791569.003.0010
Subject:
Psychology, Cognitive Neuroscience

The frontal lobes are central to human cognition and consciousness. This chapter reviews the history of research on frontal lobe function in three eras, from the mid-19th to the mid-20th century, ... More


Consciousness in Contemporary Science

A. J. Marcel and E. Bisiach (eds)

Published in print:
1992
Published Online:
March 2012
ISBN:
9780198522379
eISBN:
9780191688577
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198522379.001.0001
Subject:
Psychology, Cognitive Psychology

In this book, the place of consciousness in modern science is discussed by academics from a variety of disciplines, including psychology, philosophy, and neurology. Chapters address several main ... More


The Roots of Cognitive Neuroscience: Behavioral Neurology and Neuropsychology

Anjan Chatterjee and H. Branch Coslett (eds)

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
January 2014
ISBN:
9780195395549
eISBN:
9780199369201
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195395549.001.0001
Subject:
Psychology, Cognitive Neuroscience, Neuropsychology

The Roots of Cognitive Neuroscience takes a close look at what we can learn about our minds from how brain damage impairs our cognitive and emotional systems. This approach has a long ... More


The Case for Case Reports

Kenneth M. Heilman

in The Roots of Cognitive Neuroscience: Behavioral Neurology and Neuropsychology

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
January 2014
ISBN:
9780195395549
eISBN:
9780199369201
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195395549.003.0001
Subject:
Psychology, Cognitive Neuroscience, Neuropsychology

One of the aspects of behavioral neurology-neuropsychology that is most despised by many basic as well as clinical scientists is the case study and recently there has been a movement to severely ... More


We Stand on the Shoulders of Giants: The Golden Era of Behavioral Neurology 1860–1950 and Its Relevance to Cognitive Neuroscience Today

Heidi L. Roth

in The Roots of Cognitive Neuroscience: Behavioral Neurology and Neuropsychology

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
January 2014
ISBN:
9780195395549
eISBN:
9780199369201
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195395549.003.0002
Subject:
Psychology, Cognitive Neuroscience, Neuropsychology

This chapter reviews origins of the modern scientific inquiry into cognition by examining the contributions to the field of behavioral neurology spanning the rich period from 1860 to 1950. Modularity ... More


Visuo-Spatial Skills in Atypical Readers: Myths, Research, and Potential

Maryam Trebeau Crogman, Jeffrey Gilger, and Fumiko Hoeft

in Twice Exceptional: Supporting and Educating Bright and Creative Students with Learning Difficulties

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
January 2018
ISBN:
9780190645472
eISBN:
9780190645496
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190645472.003.0015
Subject:
Psychology, Developmental Psychology

Atypical learners, including those with developmental dyslexia or reading disorder (RD) and twice exceptionality (2e), exhibit a wide variety of cognitive profiles. The empirical data reviewed in ... More


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