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Neural Correlates of the Cognitive Processes Underlying Reading: Evidence from Magnetic Resonance Perfusion Imaging

Argye E. Hillis

in The Neural Basis of Reading

Published in print:
2010
Published Online:
September 2010
ISBN:
9780195300369
eISBN:
9780199863747
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195300369.003.0010
Subject:
Neuroscience, Behavioral Neuroscience, Sensory and Motor Systems

This chapter reviews data from a single methodology—acute functional lesion-deficit correlation—that has been used to evaluate specific hypotheses regarding the neural basis of reading. The goal of ... More


Into the Neural Maze

Donald I. A. MacLeod

in Color Ontology and Color Science

Published in print:
2010
Published Online:
August 2013
ISBN:
9780262013857
eISBN:
9780262312493
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
The MIT Press
DOI:
10.7551/mitpress/9780262013857.003.0007
Subject:
Philosophy, Philosophy of Mind

This chapter surveys a few of the so-called “easy” problems, as referred to by Chalmers, in understanding color perception. The obscurity of psycho-neural isomorphism is highlighted by the ... More


Studies of the neural basis of human navigation and memory

Tom Hartley, John A. King, and Neil Burgess

in The Neurobiology of Spatial Behaviour

Published in print:
2003
Published Online:
March 2012
ISBN:
9780198515241
eISBN:
9780191687914
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198515241.003.0008
Subject:
Neuroscience, Behavioral Neuroscience

This chapter explores spatial navigation in humans, but it goes a step further and argues that a system also forms the basis for the human capacity for episodic memory. It discusses some attempts to ... More


The neural origins of a sense of self with a brief note on free will

Ray Guillery

in The Brain as a Tool: A Neuroscientist's Account

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
October 2017
ISBN:
9780198806738
eISBN:
9780191844317
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198806738.003.0014
Subject:
Neuroscience, Behavioral Neuroscience, History of Neuroscience

This chapter is limited to a brief discussion of a sense of self, based on points that relate to the neural mechanisms discussed in previous chapters, in order to illustrate some important ... More


Barking Up the Wrong Free: Readiness Potentials and the Role of Conscious Willing

Peter Ulric Tse

in The Neural Basis of Free Will: Criterial Causation

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
August 2013
ISBN:
9780262019101
eISBN:
9780262313155
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
The MIT Press
DOI:
10.7551/mitpress/9780262019101.003.0009
Subject:
Philosophy, Philosophy of Mind

This chapter focuses on the neural basis of free will and how it is related to conscious feelings of willing. It is argued here that conscious feelings of willing or agency are not central to ... More


Emotional Memory Processing: Synaptic Connectivity

Joseph E. LeDoux and Valérie Doyère

in The Memory Process: Neuroscientific and Humanistic Perspectives

Published in print:
2010
Published Online:
August 2013
ISBN:
9780262014571
eISBN:
9780262289672
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
The MIT Press
DOI:
10.7551/mitpress/9780262014571.003.0008
Subject:
Neuroscience, Research and Theory

This chapter examines what is currently known about the neural basis of fear memory, emphasizing implicit, unconscious emotional memory. It discusses how fear memories are acquired, consolidated, and ... More


The Recognition Heuristic: A Decade of Research

Gerd Gigerenzer

in Simply Rational: Decision Making in the Real World

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
April 2015
ISBN:
9780199390076
eISBN:
9780190240684
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199390076.003.0008
Subject:
Psychology, Cognitive Psychology

The recognition heuristic exploits the basic psychological capacity for recognition to make inferences about unknown quantities in the world. This chapter reviews and clarifies issues that emerged ... More


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