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For questions about mental processes that are not available to consciousness.
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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 pertaining to the sensation or perception of sound and its localization
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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 about the neurobiological or psychological bases of performing symbolic or numeric computations.
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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 scientific study of the effects of pharmaceutical and general drugs on perception, behavior, mood and cognition.
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For questions regarding the perception of time
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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 concerning the area of psychophysics that deals with discernment of information-bearing stimuli from background noise or other distractions.
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For questions about performance or neurophysiological differences between male and female individuals.
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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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The study of consumer behavior: why and how people making purchasing decisions.
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For questions about the physiological and embryological foundations of neural development
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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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The study of cognition about cognition, or the subject's knowledge concerning their own cognitive processes or anything related to them.
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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 involving the scientific basis (anatomical substrates, neurotransmitter imbalances, behavioral changes, and pharmacotherapies) of schizophrenia.
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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 regarding the influence of behavioral and environmental pressures on the physical well-being of humans
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For questions about intelligence quotient (IQ) scores, methods of assessment of IQ, and correlates of IQ.
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Questions about the psychology and neuroscience of creativity.
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For questions about working with or obtaining specific data sets.
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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 the use and abuse of substances or behaviors that provoke a consequence
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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 about using this technique as a research or assessment method, and the processes involved in scoring/statistical analyses of surveys
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For questions regarding the practice of training the mind via concentration and rituals. These behaviors may be done with or without a religious context.
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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 psychological effects of having or raising children, on either the children or the parents themselves.
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For questions about writing and publishing in the cognitive sciences.
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For questions about hunger, eating, food preferences, effects of food, and related phenomena.
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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 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 on the value placed on certain sensory stimuli, usually those of art, beauty, and taste.
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For questions regarding diffuse feeling states that are not directed at a specific object, person, or situation. Mood is sometimes used to describe relatively long-lasting emotions.