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For questions about the neural and psychological processes underlying moral reasoning, moral development, and the psychology of morality in general. Questions about whether something IS moral is a phi…
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For questions relating to mechanisms that modulates behavior, either as an initiator, limiting influence, or sustainer.
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For questions surrounding movement such as stair walking, dynamic touch, time-to-contact (Tau) estimation, the motor cortex, end-effectors (muscles, glands, etc.), and motor deficits in humans and ani…
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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 on the debate between innate or genetic factors (nature) versus environmental factors (nurture) in the cognitive sciences.
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a framework mapping functions, dynamics and learning onto neurons, allowing for testing and creating of large-scale, biologically-plausible models.
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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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For questions regarding specific structures in the central and peripheral nervous systems
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For questions about the biology of the nervous system, from a macroscopic to microscopic perspective.
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generated and integrated into existing neural circuits in both developing and adult individuals.
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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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A controversial approach to psychotherapy that was popular in the 1970s, but has been largely debunked by science since.
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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 regarding the use of knowledge of the physiological responses of different areas of the brain in order to advertise or market a product
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The study of the physiology of the nervous system, with emphasis on transcellular communication, and cellular and molecular processes involved in neural communication.
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For questions regarding natural language processing. Note that this tag should not be used for neurolinguistic programming questions.
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For questions about standards that govern the behavior of individuals in a society. See also [tag:social-psychology]
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For questions about the processes underlying decisions to follow orders and commands without understanding them.
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For questions relating to optical illusions, how our perceptual and cognitive mechanisms give rise to them, the neurological basis of perceiving optical illusions and general queries relating to optic…
For questions about the effect of oxytocin administration on, and oxytocin's associations with changes in behavioral and psychological functioning.
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For questions about the P300 event-related potential.
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Pain: emotional, mental, physical. The effect of pain upon mood, behaviour and brain chemistry. The neurological process of pain. Factors affecting a person's ability to cope with pain. Chronic pain, …
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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 organization and identification of transducted sensory information in the brain and its interpretation and consolidation in the mind
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For questions about learning improved skills of perception from simple sensory discrimination to complex categorizations of spatial and temporal patterns relevant to real-world expertise.
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Questions relating to the enactment of tasks within society and how this reflects on our internal characteristics. Tests and other assessments can act as measures of performance.