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For questions regarding the perception of time
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For questions about the psychological effects of having or raising children, on either the children or the parents themselves.
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For questions regarding the elapsed time between a given stimulus and a response, testing this value, and interpreting the results in light of processing
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The study of consumer behavior: why and how people making purchasing decisions.
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An autism spectrum disorder characterized by by significant difficulties in social interaction, alongside restricted and repetitive patterns of behavior and interests, but a relative preservation of o…
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For questions regarding specific structures in the central and peripheral nervous systems
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For questions regarding the study of psychology with an aim to discover cross-cultural differences and invariance.
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For questions involving the scientific basis (anatomical substrates, neurotransmitter imbalances, behavioral changes, and pharmacotherapies) of this disorder
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For questions about performance or neurophysiological differences between male and female individuals.
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For questions about organisms' ability to make reasoned decisions that are optimal for achieving a goal or solving a problem.
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For questions regarding use of the scientific method to study mental-processes that perform typically and beneficially, e.g., topics like states of pleasure or flow, values, strengths, virtues, talent…
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For questions regarding this interdisciplinary subject (largely a subdiscipline of computer science) which strives to create intelligent machines.
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For questions on the value placed on certain sensory stimuli, usually those of art, beauty, and taste.
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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 about hunger, eating, food preference, the effect of food, and other related phenomena
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For questions about changes with time in cognition, perception, and emotion in adults.
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For questions about the use and abuse of substances or behaviors that provoke a consequence
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For questions about writing and publishing in the cognitive sciences.
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For questions about the ability of the nervous system to enact changes in structure and connectivity in response to input from the environment. These important changes govern the processes of learnin…
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For questions about the physiological and embryological foundations of neural development
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For questions about working with or obtaining specific data sets.
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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 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 love, the feeling thereof, the capacity to, or lack thereof. Love as a motivation, the need to love, loving another person, an animal, an inanimate object, a concept, or ideal.…
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An approach to cognitive science that models mental/behavioral phenomena as an emergent process of interconnected networks of simple units.
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The study of what actions an agent should take in a stochastic environment in order to maximize a cumulative reward.
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For questions regarding the psychotherapeutic technique which Sigmund Freud pioneered, which involves techniques of dream interpretation and free association. Jung was also instrumental in its develo…
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For questions about the scientific study of the effects of pharmaceutical and general drugs on perception, behavior, mood and cognition.
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For questions about the quantitative study of varying a stimulus's properties to observe the effect on sensation (and perception)
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For questions about maintaining a mental image or internal representation of an object or concept
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For questions about mental processes that are not available to consciousness.
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An interdisciplinary academic field dedicated to understanding political science, politicians and political behavior through the use of psychological theories.
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For questions about this area, which strives to include enough information with a publication or make data publicly available for other scientists to be able to repeat the experiments in the interest …
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For questions on traumatic or congenital injury to the central nervous system.
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For questions about the Bayesian framework for cognitive modeling. The field is concerned with studying the effectiveness of modeling humans as Bayesian agents, and inferring their mental states base…
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The study of cognition about cognition, or the subject's knowledge concerning their own cognitive processes or anything related to them.