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Cognitive Neuroscience : The Biology of the Mind (Cloth)

Cognitive Neuroscience : The Biology of the Mind (Cloth) - 2nd edition

Cognitive Neuroscience : The Biology of the Mind (Cloth) - 2nd edition

ISBN13: 9780393977776

ISBN10: 0393977773

Cognitive Neuroscience : The Biology of the Mind (Cloth) by Michael S. Gazzaniga, Richard B. Ivry and George R. Mangun - ISBN 9780393977776
Edition: 2ND 02
Copyright: 2002
Publisher: W.W. Norton & Co.
Published: 2002
International: No
Cognitive Neuroscience : The Biology of the Mind (Cloth) by Michael S. Gazzaniga, Richard B. Ivry and George R. Mangun - ISBN 9780393977776

ISBN13: 9780393977776

ISBN10: 0393977773

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Author Bio

Gazzaniga, Michael S. : Dartmouth College

Michael Gazzaniga (Ph.D., California Institute of Technology) has held positions at the University of California, Santa Barbara; New York University; the State University of New York, Stony Brook; Cornell University Medical College; and the University of California, Davis. Currently, he is the David T. McLaughlin Distinguished Professor at Dartmouth College. Professor Gazzaniga founded and presides over the Cognitive Neuroscience Institute and is the editor-in-chief of the Journal of Cognitive Neuroscience. His research focuses on split-brain patients.

Ivry, Richard B. : University of California, Berkeley

Richard Ivry (Ph.D., University of Oregon) has held positions at the University of California, Santa Barbara, and now at the University of California, Berkeley. His research includes sensorimotor control, perception, and attention. He has received numerous awards, including a Sloan Fellowship in Neuroscience and the Troland Award from the National Academy of Sciences.

Mangun, George R. : Duke University

George Mangun (Ph.D., University of California, San Diego) has taught at Dartmouth Medical School and is now at Duke University. His research focuses on the cognitive neuroscience of perception and attention. Professor Mangun has received numerous honors for his research, helped found the Cognitive Neuroscience Society, and is currently an editor of the Journal of Cognitive Neuroscience.

Table of Contents

Table of Contents

1 A Brief History of Cognitive Neuroscience
2 The Cellular and Molecular Basis of Cognition
3 Gross and Functional Anatomy of Cognition New!
4 The Methods of Cognitive Neuroscience
5 Perception and Encoding
6 Higher Perceptual Functions
7 Selective and Attention Orienting
8 Learning and Memory
9 Language and the Brain
10 Cerebral Lateralization and Specialization
11 The Control of Action
12 Executive Functions and Frontal Lobes
13 Emotional Mechanisms New!
14 Evolutionary Perspectives
15 Development and Plasticity
16 The Problem of Consciousness

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