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By Bernard J. Baars,Nicole M. Gage

A textbook for psychology, neuroscience, pre-medical scholars, and everyone drawn to the neuroscience of cognition.

A wave of latest study is remodeling our knowing of the human brain and mind. Many academic fields now require a easy realizing of the hot subject of cognitive neuroscience. notwithstanding, to be had textbooks are written extra for biology audiences than for psychology and similar majors. this article goals to bridge that hole. A heritage in biology of neuroscience isn't really required. The thematic procedure builds on commonly understood suggestions in psychology, similar to operating reminiscence, selective realization, and social cognition. Edited by means of top specialists within the box, the ebook publications the reader alongside a transparent route to comprehend the most recent findings.

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  •  Written particularly for psychology, pre-medical, schooling and neuroscience undergraduate and graduate students
  • The thematic process builds on on authorised techniques, no longer presuming a historical past in neuroscience or biology
  • Includes Appendices on mind imaging and neural networks written by way of Thomas Ramsoy and Igor Aleksander
  • Introduces the mind in a step by step, readable type, with progressively expanding sophistication
  • Richly illustrated in complete colour with transparent and unique drawings that construct the mind from most sensible to bottome, simplifying the structure of the mind for students
  • Pedagogy contains workouts and examine questions on the finish of every chapter
  • Written particularly for psychology, pre-medical, schooling and neuroscience undergraduate and graduate students
  • The thematic strategy builds on on authorized options, now not presuming a heritage in neuroscience or biology
  • Includes Appendices on mind imaging and neural networks written by way of Thomas Ramsoy and Igor Aleksander
  • Introduces the mind in a step by step, readable type, with steadily expanding sophistication
  • Richly illustrated in complete colour with transparent and exact drawings that construct the mind from best to backside, simplifying the structure of the mind for students
  • Pedagogy contains routines and examine questions on the finish of every bankruptcy, together with drawing exercises

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