Books in category Psychology – Neuropsychology

  • The Learning Brain

    The Learning Brain
    Torkel Klingberg

    Torkel Klingberg is one of the world's leading cognitive neuroscientists, but in this book he wears his erudition lightly, writing with simplicity and good humor as he shows us how to give our children the best chance to learn and grow.

  • Brain Injury Treatment

    Brain Injury Treatment
    Jose Leon-Carrion, Klaus R. H. von Wild, George A. Zitnay

    Written from an international perspective, this book presents a detailed discussion of the basic science of brain injury.

  • The Development of Consciousness

    The Development of Consciousness
    Giampaolo Sasso

    Using 'Freud's Project for a scientific psychology' as a starting point, this book is a brilliant new approach that combines psychoanalytical research with neuroscience.

  • The Eye Pt IB

    The Eye Pt IB
    Hugh Davson

    Finally, an account of the metabolism of the lens and how cataract forms is given. This book is a valuable resource for students and researchers in fields ranging from ocular science to physiology and biochemistry.

  • Risk Tolerance in Financial Decision Making

    Risk Tolerance in Financial Decision Making
    C. Lucarelli, G. Brighetti

    This book sheds light on the emotional side of risk taking behaviour using an innovative cross-disciplinary approach, mixing financial competences with psychology and affective neuroscience.

  • Fundamentos de psicobiologĂ a

    Fundamentos de psicobiologĂ­a
    Diego Redolar Ripoll

    Hoy en dĂ­a sabemos que el sistema nervioso controla y regula la mayorĂ­a de las actividades del organismo. Éste recibe, integra, procesa la informaciĂłn y envĂ­a diferentes señales para regular mĂșltiples funciones, desde la puesta en …

  • Intelligence

    Intelligence
    P.A. Vroon

    Presenting a philosophical and psychological overview of the history of the concept of intelligence, this controversial text does not aim to supply yet another opinion on, or interpretation of the concept of intelligence, but rather …

  • Handbook of Psychopathology in Intellectual Disability

    Handbook of Psychopathology in Intellectual Disability
    Elias Tsakanikos, Jane McCarthy

    Key areas featured in the Handbook include: General issues and assessment methods. Core etiological approaches, including neuroimaging. Comorbid psychopathology, including mood, anxiety, and personality disorders.

  • Consciousness and Intentionality

    Consciousness and Intentionality
    Grant R. Gillett, John McMillan

    This book considers questions such as these and argues for a conception of consciousness, mental content and intentionality that is anti-Cartesian in its major tenets.

  • Braintrust

    Braintrust
    Patricia S. Churchland

    A key part of the story is oxytocin, an ancient body-and-brain molecule that, by decreasing the stress response, allows humans to develop the trust in one another necessary for the development of close-knit ties, social institutions, and …

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