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For questions about the interaction of the brain/mind with function and structure of the rest of the body. If your question is specifically about the physiology of the central (or peripheral) nervous …
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Questions about the scientific basis of the imagery and sensations that are experienced primarily during rapid eye movement sleep and occasionally during other stages as well.
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For questions about the function and structure of both biological and artificial neural networks (ANNs), and for the applications of ANNs to modeling in cognitive science.
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A school of thought that maintains that behaviors can be described scientifically without recourse either to internal physiological events or to hypothetical constructs such as the mind.
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For questions about this branch of philosophy that studies the nature of the mind, consciousness and their relationship to neurobiology.
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For questions regarding the exchange of messages through multiple modalities and disorders of these abilities such as speech-language pathology.
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a pattern of deviation in judgment that occurs in particular situations, leading to perceptual distortion
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For questions regarding how the brain and mind filter out different aspects of the environment to attend to others with greater salience, and experimental paradigms that explore these mechanisms or th…
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For questions surrounding the motor cortex, end-effectors (muscles, glands, etc.), and motor deficits in humans and animals.
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For questions about techniques to directly or indirectly image the structure, function, or pharmacology of the brain.
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For questions regarding the processes through which humans, animals, or artificial systems reason through a challenge and the means by which they select a solution.
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Questions about the ways that our bodies processes incoming visual, auditory, gustatory, somatosensory, proprioceptive, and pain (among others) information
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The study of cognition in animals other than humans.
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the recording of the brain's spontaneous electrical activity electrical activity from multiple electrodes placed on the scalp.
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For questions about the mathematical approach to psychology concerned with analytic modeling of motor/perceptual/cognitive processes and quantifying stimulus and response.
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For questions regarding behaviors of internet users, use of the internet for psychology experiments, or accessing cognitive sciences resources via the web.
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For questions related to the diagnosis and treatment of disorders involving the central, peripheral, and autonomic nervous systems. For abnormalities of the mind consider the tags abnormal-psychology …
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For questions about exercises that aim to improve the functioning of the brain or general intellectual, perceptual or motor capacities in a relatively short period of time. Note that the presence of t…
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For questions about characteristics that humans or animals find appealing on a sexual or aesthetic level.
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For questions about the psychological or neuroscientific basis of learning to read, reading comprehension in children or adults, or deficits/disorders of reading ability.
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For questions regarding the use and selection of computer programs designated for instruction, experimentation, and data processing.
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For questions about the disorder of neurodevelopment noted by social impairment and communications difficulties, which often are accompanied by restrictive and repetitive behaviors.
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For questions regarding the study of language, its representation in the mind, its role in psychological development, and its processing by the brain in applied tasks like reading.
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For questions on the consolidation of short-term memories into long-term storage, which is comprised of explicit and procedural memory.
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For questions regarding the eye muscles and their volitional control as well as their unconscious control (via saccades). Also for specific instances of eye-movements, like during REM sleep.
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For questions about taking advantage of humans' psychological predisposition to engage in gaming and uses game design techniques, game thinking and game mechanics to enhance non-game contexts.
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a multidisciplinary field incorporating contributions from psychology, engineering, industrial design, graphic design, statistics, operations research and anthropometry…
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For questions about the effects of psychology on the production, distribution, and consumption of goods and services in large populations. For questions about small groups or individuals, consider the…
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For questions about the systematic modification of behavior in response to external stimuli (classical conditioning) or as a consequence of own behavior (operant conditioning).
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For questions involving internal and external pressures that may or may not elicit behavioral responses
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For questions regarding depressed mood, whether in healthy individuals or those for which the condition manifests as a disorder.
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For questions regarding the study and design of the interface through which humans interact with computers through software, a discipline which draws upon knowledge from computer science and the cogni…
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For questions regarding the sensation or perception of the musical form within the brain, or the creativity involved in writing music.
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For questions about the neurobiological or psychological bases of performing symbolic or numeric computations.
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For questions regarding the underpinnings of the perception of color by the brain.
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For questions specific to studying/testing working memory and its capacity