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Longitudinal Studies

K. Warner Schaie

in Developmental Influences on Adult Intelligence: The Seattle longitudinal study

Published in print:
2005
Published Online:
September 2007
ISBN:
9780195156737
eISBN:
9780199786817
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195156737.003.0005
Subject:
Psychology, Developmental Psychology

This chapter reviews the central core of the Seattle Longitudinal Study: the results from the longitudinal inquiries. The longitudinal studies consist of six seven-year follow-ups, five fourteen-year ... More


Role of Dopamine Systems in Cognitive Aging

Lars Bäckman and Lars Farde

in Cognitive Neuroscience of Aging: Linking cognitive and cerebral aging

Published in print:
2004
Published Online:
May 2009
ISBN:
9780195156744
eISBN:
9780199864171
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195156744.003.0003
Subject:
Neuroscience, Behavioral Neuroscience, Development

This chapter reviews literature on the influence of age-related changes in the nigrostriatal dopamine (DA) system on age-related cognitive changes. The chapter is organized as follows: first, it ... More


Aging, Memory, and Frontal Lobe Functioning

Fergus I.M. Craik and Cheryl L. Grady

in Principles of Frontal Lobe Function

Published in print:
2002
Published Online:
May 2009
ISBN:
9780195134971
eISBN:
9780199864157
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195134971.003.0031
Subject:
Neuroscience, Behavioral Neuroscience, Molecular and Cellular Systems

A recent review of the evidence for the frontal lobe aging hypothesis concluded that too little attention has been paid to evidence for changes seen elsewhere in the brain and advocates a network ... More


Exploring the relationships between sensory, physiological, genetic and health measures in relation to the common cause hypothesis

Helen Christensen and Andrew Mackinnon

in New Frontiers in Cognitive Aging

Published in print:
2004
Published Online:
March 2012
ISBN:
9780198525691
eISBN:
9780191689369
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198525691.003.0011
Subject:
Psychology, Cognitive Psychology

Performance on speeded tasks and general ability tests is known to decline from relatively early in life. Sensory, respiratory, cardiovascular, muscular, and skeletal functioning also deteriorates, ... More


The aging brain: Structural changes and their implications for cognitive aging

Naftali Raz

in New Frontiers in Cognitive Aging

Published in print:
2004
Published Online:
March 2012
ISBN:
9780198525691
eISBN:
9780191689369
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198525691.003.0006
Subject:
Psychology, Cognitive Psychology

This chapter reviews volumetric studies of age-related differences in the human brain observed in vivo using magnetic resonance imaging (MRI), and presents several examples of their impact on ... More


Age-associated changes in episodic memory: Event-related potential investigations of recollection and familiarity

David Friedman

in Handbook of Binding and Memory: Perspectives from Cognitive Neuroscience

Published in print:
2006
Published Online:
March 2012
ISBN:
9780198529675
eISBN:
9780191689680
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198529675.003.0027
Subject:
Psychology, Cognitive Psychology

This chapter reviews the physiological literature to determine whether it can provide any insight into age-related changes in episodic memory. ... More


Four Modes of Selection

James T. Enns and Lana M. Trick

in Lifespan Cognition: Mechanisms of Change

Published in print:
2006
Published Online:
March 2012
ISBN:
9780195169539
eISBN:
9780199847204
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195169539.003.0004
Subject:
Psychology, Cognitive Psychology

The concept of selective attention is fundamental to understanding human behavior. And in everyday life, it is clear that there are marked differences in attention among individuals. Some have ... More


Development of Cortical Excitation and Inhibition

Rudolf A. Deisz and Heiko J. Luhmann

in The Cortical Neuron

Published in print:
1995
Published Online:
March 2012
ISBN:
9780195083309
eISBN:
9780199847464
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195083309.003.0016
Subject:
Neuroscience, Molecular and Cellular Systems

The sequence of developmental modifications in allo- and neocortical areas is similar in most mammals; however, the exact time course of these alterations is species and area dependent. This chapter ... More


Longitudinal Studies

K. Warner Schaie

in Developmental Influences on Adult Intelligence: The Seattle Longitudinal Study

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
March 2015
ISBN:
9780195386134
eISBN:
9780190255657
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:osobl/9780195386134.003.0005
Subject:
Psychology, Developmental Psychology

This chapter summarizes the results of the Seattle Longitudinal Study (SLS), first launched in 1956 to investigate various aspects of intellectual development from early adulthood to old age in a ... More


Binding of source and content: New directions revealed by neuropsychological and age-related effects

Mark A. McDaniel, Karin M. Butler, and Courtney C. Dornburg

in Handbook of Binding and Memory: Perspectives from Cognitive Neuroscience

Published in print:
2006
Published Online:
March 2012
ISBN:
9780198529675
eISBN:
9780191689680
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198529675.003.0026
Subject:
Psychology, Cognitive Psychology

Reports of age-related declines in accuracy of source memory for a variety of source information are common in the literature. From a ... More


Developmental Influences on Adult Intelligence: The Seattle Longitudinal Study

K. Warner Schaie

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
March 2015
ISBN:
9780195386134
eISBN:
9780190255657
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:osobl/9780195386134.001.0001
Subject:
Psychology, Developmental Psychology

Adult cognitive development is one of the most important yet most neglected aspects in the study of human psychology. Although the development of cognition and intelligence during childhood and ... More


Influences of Personality on Cognition

K. Warner Schaie

in Developmental Influences on Adult Intelligence: The Seattle Longitudinal Study

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
March 2015
ISBN:
9780195386134
eISBN:
9780190255657
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:osobl/9780195386134.003.0014
Subject:
Psychology, Developmental Psychology

This chapter summarizes the findings of the Seattle Longitudinal Study (SLS) regarding the link between personality and cognition. First launched in 1956, the SLS was designed to investigate various ... More


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