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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 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 of psychology with an aim to discover cross-cultural differences and invariance.
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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 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 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 about changes with time in cognition, perception, and emotion in adults.
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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 regarding the influence of behavioral and environmental pressures on the physical well-being of humans
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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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For questions about writing and publishing in the cognitive sciences.
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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 involving the scientific basis (anatomical substrates, neurotransmitter imbalances, behavioral changes, and pharmacotherapies) of this disorder
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For questions about moral reasoning, moral development, and the psychology of morality in general. Note that questions about whether something is or is not moral is typically more of a philosophical q…
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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 regarding the sensation (transduction) and perception of sound information by the brain in humans and animals
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For questions regarding specific structures in the central and peripheral nervous systems
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For questions about working with or obtaining specific data sets.
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The study of consumer behavior: why and how people making purchasing decisions.
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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 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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for questions about hunger, eating, food preference, the effect of food, and other related phenomena
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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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For questions about mental processes that are not available to consciousness.
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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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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 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 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 regarding the condition where the input of one sense elicits the perception of unrelated sense(s), such as seeing shapes as having innate colors
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For questions that study the effects of video games on the brain/mind or that use video games as a methodology for studies in the cognitive sciences.
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For questions pertaining to the scientific study of social networks or social network analysis.
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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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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 relationship of features to one side of the body or the other, e.g., handedness