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Alexithymia from the Social Neuroscience Perspective

Sylvie Berthoz, Lydia Pouga and Michele Wessa.

in The Oxford Handbook of Social Neuroscience

September 2011; p ublished online September 2012 .

Article. Subjects: Psychology; Cognitive Neuroscience; Social Psychology. 18144 words.

Alexithymia is a multifaceted personality construct characterized by the impaired ability to reflect on and regulate one’s own emotions. This chapter refers to a wide range of domains of...

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Altruism

Stephanie D. Preston and Frans B. M. de Waal.

in The Oxford Handbook of Social Neuroscience

September 2011; p ublished online September 2012 .

Article. Subjects: Psychology; Cognitive Neuroscience; Social Psychology. 15335 words.

This chapter reviews the ultimate and proximate levels of analysis on altruism in humans, hoping to create an overarching framework that places each within a larger context that can...

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Antisocial Personality Disorders

Andrea L. Glenn and Adrian Raine.

in The Oxford Handbook of Social Neuroscience

September 2011; p ublished online September 2012 .

Article. Subjects: Psychology; Cognitive Neuroscience; Social Psychology. 7101 words.

Neuroscience research is beginning to uncover significant neurobiological impairments in antisocial, violent, and aggressive groups. The neurophysiologic basis of antisocial behavior is...

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The Asperger Syndrome

Bruno Wicker and Marie Gomot.

in The Oxford Handbook of Social Neuroscience

September 2011; p ublished online September 2012 .

Article. Subjects: Psychology; Cognitive Neuroscience; Social Psychology. 19607 words.

This chapter reviews major recent findings in Asperger Syndrome (AS), ranging from behavior to neurobiology, and focusing both on social cognitive and executive processes and their...

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Attention and Decision-Making

Christopher Summerfield and Tobias Egner.

in The Oxford Handbook of Attention

January 2014; p ublished online April 2014 .

Article. Subjects: Cognitive Neuroscience; Social Psychology. 13374 words.

This chapter reviews formal models of the decision process in humans and other primates, and discusses divergent accounts of how attention might intervene to bias or facilitate judgements...

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Attitudes

William A. Cunningham, Ingrid Johnsen Haas and Andrew Jahn.

in The Oxford Handbook of Social Neuroscience

September 2011; p ublished online September 2012 .

Article. Subjects: Psychology; Cognitive Neuroscience; Social Psychology. 11500 words.

This chapter reviews social neuroscience research that links social psychological attitudes and evaluative processes to their presumed neural bases. The chapter is organized into four...

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Brain Development during Childhood and Adolescence

Tomáš Paus.

in The Oxford Handbook of Social Neuroscience

September 2011; p ublished online September 2012 .

Article. Subjects: Psychology; Cognitive Neuroscience; Social Psychology. 13112 words.

This chapter discusses brain development during childhood and adolescence, based on findings obtained with magnetic resonance imaging (MRI). MRI contributed a wealth of information about...

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Cognition and Mobility With Aging

Karen Z. H. Li, Halina Bruce and Rachel Downey.

in Oxford Research Encyclopedia of Psychology

P ublished online March 2018 .

Article. Subjects: Cognitive Neuroscience; Health Psychology; Neuropsychology; Social Psychology. 7015 words.

Research on the interplay of cognition and mobility in old age is inherently multidisciplinary, informed by findings from life span developmental psychology, kinesiology, cognitive...

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Cognitive Consistency in Social Cognition

Skylar M. Brannon and Bertram Gawronski.

in Oxford Research Encyclopedia of Psychology

P ublished online March 2018 .

Article. Subjects: Cognitive Neuroscience; Social Psychology. 10929 words.

The desire to maintain consistency between cognitions has been recognized by many psychologists as an important human motive. Research on this topic has been highly influential in a variety...

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The Cognitive Neuroscience of Strategic Thinking

Meghana Bhatt and Colin F. Camerer.

in The Oxford Handbook of Social Neuroscience

September 2011; p ublished online September 2012 .

Article. Subjects: Psychology; Cognitive Neuroscience; Social Psychology. 9036 words.

This chapter focuses on some emerging elements of a neuroscientific basis for behavioral game theory. The premise of this chapter is that game theory can be useful in helping to elucidate...

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