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For questions regarding the physiological and environmental stimuli that shape our perceptions and influence our behavior.
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For questions regarding the transformation of information into a form which is able to be stored in memory.
Questions about what occurs in the brain during epilepsy or seizures, but not self-help advice.
A type of declarative memory that involves the the recall of personal events.
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For questions about the interaction of biological (or artificial) evolution and the cognitive agents that are influenced by it.
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For questions about the application of specific experimental methods to study psychology.
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For questions on expertise and expert performance and how experts may differ from non-experts in terms of their development, training, reasoning, knowledge, social support, and innate talent.
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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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a perceived threat of danger to one's own or another's personal safety. The emotion, possibly, triggering the "flight and fight" response. Possibly an extension …
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for questions about hunger, eating, food preference, the effect of food, and other related phenomena
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For questions about methodology and tools related to functional magnetic resonance imaging. For general questions about brain-structure use neurobiology, and for general imaging questions use neuroima…
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For questions about psychological aspects of crime and the legal system. The study of the social and psychological factors surrounding crime and criminal mentality and the effectiveness of crime preve…
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The lobes at the foremost part of the brain. Associated with reasoning. Concerned with conscious processes; including the inhibition of processes arising from the subconscious.
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For questions about mathematical models or psychology of conflict and cooperation between multiple decision-makers. If your question is specifically about rationality, consider that tag instead.
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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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For questions on neurological or psychological disorders that have a basis in chromosomal abnormalities and/or are heritable
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Theory of how the mind processes and organizes perceptual information as a whole, rather than as individual components
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For questions about achieving an endpoint in a task, whether the evaluation of said task is formal or informal
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For questions regarding the process through which routines of behaviors can become automatic or the after-effects of when a behavior has become automatic.
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For questions regarding perception of a stimulus without any actual stimulus being present, particularly in the context of psychiatric illness or recreational drug use
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For questions regarding the halo effect. How to recognize it, deal with it and possibly alleviate it in particular situations.
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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 influence of behavioral and environmental pressures on the physical well-being of humans
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For questions regarding the sensation (transduction) and perception of sound information by the brain in humans and animals
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For questions about the history of the field of psychology and the cognitive sciences
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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 psychological processes related to jokes, humour, laughter and related phenomena. Also see social-psychology tag.
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Questions about how hypnosis works, it's application and efficacy. Any research about such.