Psychology: Behavioral Neuroscience

  • Theatrocracy

    Greek Drama, Cognition, and the Imperative for Theatre

    By Peter Meineck

    Theatrocracy is a book about the power of the theatre, how it can affect the people who experience it, and the societies within which it is embedded. It takes as its model the earliest theatrical form we possess complete plays from, the classical Greek theatre of the fifth century BCE, and offers a…

    Hardback – 2017-07-10 
    Routledge

  • Behavior Analysis and Learning: A Biobehavioral Approach, Sixth Edition book cover

    Behavior Analysis and Learning

    A Biobehavioral Approach, Sixth Edition

    By W. David Pierce, Carl D. Cheney

    Using a consistent Skinnerian perspective, Behavior Analysis and Learning: A Biobehavioral Approach, Sixth Edition provides an advanced introduction to the principles of behavior analysis and learned behaviors, covering a full range of principles from basic respondent and operant conditioning…

    Hardback – 2017-07-04 
    Routledge

  • Emotion and Social Structures: The Affective Foundations of Social Order book cover

    Emotion and Social Structures

    The Affective Foundations of Social Order

    By Christian von Scheve

    The past decades have seen significant advances in the sociological understanding of human emotion. Sociology has shown how culture and society shape our emotions and how emotions contribute to micro- and macro-social processes. At the same time, the behavioral sciences have made progress in…

    Paperback – 2017-06-30 
    Routledge
    Routledge Advances in Sociology

  • The Routledge Companion to Music Cognition book cover

    The Routledge Companion to Music Cognition

    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…

    Hardback – 2017-06-28 
    Routledge

  • Computational Social Psychology book cover

    Computational Social Psychology

    Edited by Robin R. Vallacher, Stephen J. Read, Andrzej Nowak

    Computational Social Psychology showcases a new approach to social psychology that enables theorists and researchers to specify social psychological processes in terms of formal rules that can be implemented and tested using the power of high speed computing technology and sophisticated software.…

    Paperback – 2017-06-27 
    Psychology Press
    Frontiers of Social Psychology

  • Morality and the Regulation of Social Behavior: Groups as Moral Anchors book cover

    Morality and the Regulation of Social Behavior

    Groups as Moral Anchors

    By Naomi Ellemers

    Morality indicates what is the ‘right’ and what is the ‘wrong’ way to behave. It is one of the most popular areas of research in contemporary social psychology, driven in part by recent political-economic crises and the behavioral patterns they exposed. In the past, work on morality tended to…

    Paperback – 2017-06-15 
    Psychology Press
    European Monographs in Social Psychology

  • Computational Modelling: A Special Issue of Cognitive Neuropsychology book cover

    Computational Modelling

    A Special Issue of Cognitive Neuropsychology

    Edited by Gary S. Dell, Alfonso Caramazza

    The papers in the special issue describe computational models and principles that attempt to explain the performance of brain damaged subjects. The models elucidate the cognitive processes that underlie speaking, reading, spelling, and visuospatial planning by implementing hypothesized mechanisms…

    Paperback – 2017-04-30 
    Psychology Press

  • Interpersonal Sensitivity: Entering Others’ Worlds: A Special Issue of Social Neuroscience book cover

    Interpersonal Sensitivity: Entering Others’ Worlds

    A Special Issue of Social Neuroscience

    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 – 2017-04-30 
    Psychology Press

  • The Mirror Neuron System: A Special Issue of Social Neuroscience book cover

    The Mirror Neuron System

    A Special Issue of Social Neuroscience

    Edited by Christian Keysers, Luciano Fadiga

    Mirror neurons are premotor neurons, originally discovered in the macaque brain , that discharge both during execution of goal-directed actions and during the observation of similar actions executed by another individual. They therefore ‘mirror’ others’ actions on the observer's motor repertoire.…

    Paperback – 2017-04-30 
    Psychology Press

  • Merge in the Mind-Brain: Essays on Theoretical Linguistics and the Neuroscience of Language book cover

    Merge in the Mind-Brain

    Essays on Theoretical Linguistics and the Neuroscience of Language

    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…

    Hardback – 2017-04-20 
    Routledge
    Routledge Leading Linguists

  • Imagining the Future: Insights from Cognitive Psychology book cover

    Imagining the Future

    Insights from Cognitive Psychology

    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…

    Hardback – 2017-04-06 
    Routledge

  • Neurobusiness

    Management in the Neural Age

    By Stephen Rhys Thomas

    The book is an exploration of recent advances in neuroscience and their implications for the conduct and management of business. This means everything from ideation to selling, and understanding its context will necessitate a tour of many ‘neuro’ disciplines relevant to business. The book's …

    Hardback – 2017-04-01 
    Routledge
    Routledge Focus on Business and Management

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