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For questions about sound perception.
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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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The psychic break from reality. The inability to distinguish between reality and fantasy; fantasy being the construct of distorted perception, thought and/or hallucinations.
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For questions about post-traumatic stress disorder, its diagnosis, its treatment, and its etiology
For questions about peer reviewed publications, formatting and results reporting in the cognitive sciences.
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For questions about writing and publishing in the cognitive sciences.
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The subjective experience of sensory perceptions, including taste, sight, smell, hearing, and touch.
For questions about the empirically measurable effects of racism, and the neural and psychological processes underlying racism.
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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 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 the psychological or neuroscientific basis of learning to read, reading comprehension in children or adults, or deficits/disorders of reading ability.
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looking for a specific article/survey/book on a given topic. It should NOT be applied merely because answers with references are desired.
For questions about statistical regression as it relates to the cognitive sciences.
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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 consistency with which variables can be measured, by different observers or over time.
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for questions on the scientific psychological study of religion and spirituality
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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 proper selection of subjects for a scientific experiment or survey, accounting for both demographics and population size
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A condition in which people with developmental delays (notably autism spectrum) or brain injury demonstrate some profound abilities far in excess of typical individuals.
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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 about the psychologically-based processes that employers might use to help them choose new members for their staff.
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For questions about the empirical study of the sense of self and identity.
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For questions about inhibition and self-control phenomena, and the processes underlying them. If your question relates to executive/cognitive control more generally, please use the executive-function …
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The subject of a person's capacity to monitor and regulate their own behaviour. Possibly related to self-control. The maintenance of one's emotional and mental processes.
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A type of declarative memory that involves the recall of semantic meaning, as opposed to events per se.
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Questions about the ways that our bodies processes incoming visual, auditory, gustatory, somatosensory, proprioceptive, and pain (among others) information