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The event-related potential technique non-invasively records neural responses to specific events. The event-related potential, or ERP, is extracted from the electro-encephalogram. ERPs are typically o…
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For questions about the processes underpinning our ability to update information, inhibit behavior and changing strategy adaptively.
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The lobes at the foremost part of the brain. Associated with reasoning. Concerned with conscious processes; including the inhibition of processes arising from the subconscious.
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a collection of personality inventory items available in the public domain which assess the Big Five personality traits.
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Theory of how the mind processes and organizes perceptual information as a whole, rather than as individual components
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For questions about recognizing, dealing and guarding against the the halo effect.
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A computational modeling paradigm that models phenomena as dynamical systems of interacting autonomous agents.
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a format for academic documents such as journal articles and books. It is codified in the style guide of the American Psychological Association (APA), titled the Publication Manual of the…
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The creation of rationale to alleviate psychological discomfort caused by the evidence presented by facts that contradict beliefs and ideas that the individual is reluctant to reevaluate.
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For questions about neural oscillation patterns, such as the delta (1–4 Hz), theta (4–8 Hz), alpha (8–13Hz), beta (13–30 Hz) or gamma (30–70 Hz) waves, and their associations with behavior.
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For questions about comparing human cognition to non-human animal cognition.
For questions about body language and other empirically grounded forms of nonverbal communication.
For questions about the effects of facilitating monitoring of physiological functioning, and the processes that underpin this monitoring.
For question about internal sensation (interoception), as opposed to external sensation (exteroception).
For questions about the qualities of linear mixed models, as well as their use and proper reporting in the cognitive sciences.
For questions about evoked potentials. Differs from EEG in that evoked potentials are often analyzed in terms of amplitude and latency, while EEG is analyzed in the frequency domain.
Questions about what occurs in the brain during epilepsy or seizures, but not self-help advice.
For questions about the storage and retrieval of experienced events.
For questions about the ego depletion phenomenon.
For questions about sentiment analysis methods and techniques.
For questions about the neurotransmitter serotonin's role in behavior and cognition.
For questions about the empirically measurable effects of racism, and the neural and psychological processes underlying racism.
For questions about statistical regression as it relates to the cognitive sciences.
Transcranial Direct Current Stimulation (tDCS) is the clinical technique of applying low current to the human brain for neurostimulation. This tag should be used on questions relating to research invo…