Behavioral Neuroscience Products

  • Cultural Evolution and its Discontents

    Cognitive Overload, Parasitic Cultures, and the Humanistic Cure, 1st Edition

    By Robert N. Watson

    People worry that computers, robots, interstellar aliens, or Satan himself – brilliant, stealthy, ruthless creatures – may seize control of our world and destroy what’s uniquely valuable about the human race. Cultural Evolution and its Discontents shows that our cultural systems – especially those…

    Paperback – 2020-03-31 
    Routledge

  • The Routledge Companion to Music Cognition

    1st Edition

    Edited by Richard Ashley, Renee Timmers

    The Routledge Companion to Music Cognition addresses fundamental questions about the nature of music from a psychological perspective. Music cognition is presented as the field that investigates the psychological, physiological, and physical processes that allow music to take place, seeking to…

    Paperback – 2019-12-20 
    Routledge

  • Alienation and Affect

    1st Edition

    By Warren TenHouten

    Alienation has objective, social-structural determinants, yet is experienced subjectively as a psychological state involving both emotion and cognition. Part I considers conceptualizations of alienation and affect in historical context, emphasizing Rousseau, Hegel, Marx, Simmel, and Weber. Part II…

    Paperback – 2019-12-20 
    Routledge

  • Routledge Handbook of Human-Animal Studies

    1st Edition

    Edited by Garry Marvin, Susan McHugh

    Human-animal studies is an academic field that has grown exponentially over the past decade. It explores the whys, hows, and whats of human-animal relations: why animals are represented and configured in different ways in human cultures and societies around the world; how they are imagined,…

    Paperback – 2019-12-20 
    Routledge

  • Lie Detection and the Law

    Torture, Technology and Truth, 1st Edition

    By Andrew Balmer

    This book develops a sociological account of lie detection practices and uses this to think about lying more generally. Bringing together insights from sociology, social history, socio-legal studies and science and technology studies (STS), it explores how torture and technology have been used to…

    Paperback – 2019-12-20 
    Routledge

  • Psychophysiological Aspects of Reading and Learning

    1st Edition

    Edited by Victor M. Rentel, Samuel A. Corson, Bruce R. Dunn

    Bringing together neurological assessments of reading and cognition, this provocative volume, originally published in 1985, presents eight major and sometimes controversial studies on the parts and patterns of the reading process. With comprehensive coverage ranging from psycholinguistics and…

    Paperback – 2019-11-12
    Routledge
    Psychology Library Editions: Psychology of Reading

  • Invariances in Human Information Processing

    1st Edition

    Edited by Thomas Lachmann, Tina Weis

     Invariances in Human Information Processing examines and identifies processing universals and how they are implemented in elementary judgemental processes. This edited collection offers evidence that these universals can be extracted and identified from observing law-like principles in…

    Paperback – 2019-11-11
    Routledge

  • Merge in the Mind-Brain

    Essays on Theoretical Linguistics and the Neuroscience of Language, 1st Edition

    By Naoki Fukui

    This collection of nine papers brings together Naoki Fukui’s pioneering body of work on Merge, the basic operation of human language syntax, from the two distinct but related perspectives of theoretical syntax and neurosciences. Part I presents an overview of the development of the theory of Merge…

    Paperback – 2019-07-16
    Routledge
    Routledge Leading Linguists

  • Interpersonal Sensitivity: Entering Others’ Worlds

    A Special Issue of Social Neuroscience, 1st Edition

    Edited by Jean Decety, Dan Batson

    Interpersonal sensitivity refers to our ability to perceive and respond with care to the internal states of other people, understand the antecedents of those states, and predict the subsequent events that will result. Guest editors neuroscientist Jean Decety and social psychologist Dan Batson…

    Paperback – 2019-04-18
    Routledge

  • International Handbook of Thinking and Reasoning

    1st Edition

    Edited by Linden J. Ball, Valerie A. Thompson

    The Routledge International Handbook of Thinking and Reasoning is an authoritative reference work providing a balanced overview of current scholarship spanning the full breadth of the rapidly developing and expanding field of thinking and reasoning. It contains 35 chapters written by leading…

    Paperback – 2019-04-18
    Psychology Press
    Routledge International Handbooks

  • Evolutionary and Neurocognitive Approaches to Aesthetics, Creativity and the Arts

    1st Edition

    By Colin Martindale, Paul Locher, Vladimir M Petrov, Arnold Berleant

    In this book, well-known scholars describe new and exciting approaches to aesthetics, creativity and psychology of the arts, approaching these topics from a point of view that is biological or related to biology and answering new questions with new methods and theories. All known societies produce…

    Paperback – 2019-04-16
    Routledge
    Foundations and Frontiers in Aesthetics Series

  • Imagining the Future

    Insights from Cognitive Psychology, 1st Edition

    Edited by Karl K. Szpunar, Gabriel A. Radvansky

    One particularly adaptive feature of human cognition is the ability to mentally preview specific events before they take place in reality. Familiar examples of this ability—often referred to as episodic future thinking—include what happens when an employee imagines when, where, and how they might…

    Paperback – 2019-02-07
    Routledge

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