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The Alerting Network

Michael I. Posner

in Attention in a Social World

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
May 2012
ISBN:
9780199791217
eISBN:
9780199932207
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199791217.003.0002
Subject:
Psychology, Cognitive Neuroscience, Cognitive Psychology

This chapter reviews the idea of brain states underlying conscious processing arising from studies of patient populations including coma, vegetative state, and locked-in syndrome. The default state ... More


Sleepiness, alertness, and performance

T. Åkerstedt

in Sleep, Health and Society: From Aetiology to Public Health

Published in print:
2010
Published Online:
January 2011
ISBN:
9780199566594
eISBN:
9780191595066
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199566594.003.0016
Subject:
Public Health and Epidemiology, Public Health, Epidemiology

Sleepiness is subjective, physiological, and behavioural. This may lead to a certain amount of confusion in discussions of prevalence, mechanism, and societal implications. It has a considerable ... More


Prelude: Why Does Hearing Haneke’s Films Matter?

Elsie Walker

in Hearing Haneke: The Sound Tracks of a Radical Auteur

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
January 2018
ISBN:
9780190495909
eISBN:
9780190495947
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190495909.003.0001
Subject:
Music, Popular, History, Western

The prelude stresses the emotional, moral, and social value in our being able to hear the world, and the sounds we make within it, better. Michael Haneke’s films are designed to make us reach a ... More


Ethical Considerations: Cogniceuticals in the Military

Michael B. Russo, Melba C. Stetz, and Thomas A. Stetz

in Neuroethics in Practice

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
May 2013
ISBN:
9780195389784
eISBN:
9780199979233
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195389784.003.0003
Subject:
Neuroscience, Behavioral Neuroscience

This chapter discusses the ethical and cross-cultural considerations in military environments of psychopharmaceutical agents that alter alertness, attention, perception, and sleep. Collectively these ... More


Laterality and Sleep

Maria Casagrande

in The Two Halves of the Brain: Information Processing in the Cerebral Hemispheres

Published in print:
2010
Published Online:
August 2013
ISBN:
9780262014137
eISBN:
9780262265942
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
The MIT Press
DOI:
10.7551/mitpress/9780262014137.003.0251
Subject:
Neuroscience, Research and Theory

This chapter, which elaborates the understanding of state-dependent asymmetries, extends the notion of hemispheric asymmetry to altered states of consciousness such as sleep states. It notes that ... More


Attention and Learning

Bruno and

in Perception: A multisensory perspective

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
September 2018
ISBN:
9780198725022
eISBN:
9780191860041
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198725022.003.0009
Subject:
Psychology, Cognitive Psychology, Cognitive Neuroscience

Attention can be defined as a multifaceted gateway to consciousness. We use attention to focus on specific sensory signals (selective attention), to allocate resources to concurrent relevant sources ... More


Opportunity Thinking Approach to Open Innovation: Seeing Clearly the Elephant in the Room

Pam Henderson, Francesca Lorenzini, and Gregory P. Pogue

in Open Innovation: Academic and Practical Perspectives on the Journey from Idea to Market

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
June 2016
ISBN:
9780199374441
eISBN:
9780190609023
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199374441.003.0005
Subject:
Psychology, Social Psychology

This chapter explores the integration of open innovation and opportunity thinking as tools that enable practitioners to capitalize on collaborative strategies across disciplines and organizational ... More


Owning Up to and Properly Locating Our Looseness: A Critique of Israel Kirzner on Coordination and Discovery

Francis Green

in Knowledge and Coordination: A Liberal Interpretation

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
April 2015
ISBN:
9780199355327
eISBN:
9780190261313
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:osobl/9780199355327.003.0016
Subject:
Economics and Finance, History of Economic Thought

This chapter provides a critical examination of Israel Kirzner’s writings on coordination and discovery. Kirzner is best known for his work on the role of discovery and entrepreneurship in economic ... More


Symptoms, Related Brain Regions, and Diagnosis

J. Eric Ahlskog

in Dementia with Lewy Body and Parkinson's Disease Patients: Patient, Family, and Clinician Working Together for Better Outcomes

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
November 2020
ISBN:
9780199977567
eISBN:
9780197563342
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780199977567.003.0008
Subject:
Clinical Medicine and Allied Health, Neurology

As a prelude to the treatment chapters that follow, we need to define and describe the types of problems and symptoms encountered in DLB and PDD. The clinical picture can be quite varied: problems ... More


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