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By Luca Tommasi,Mary A. Peterson,Lynn Nadel

ISBN-10: 0262012936

ISBN-13: 9780262012935

In the earlier few a long time, assets of thought within the multidisciplinary box of cognitive technological know-how have widened. as well as ongoing important paintings in cognitive and affective neuroscience, very important new paintings is being carried out on the intersection of psychology and the organic sciences normally. This quantity bargains an summary of the cross-disciplinary integration of evolutionary and developmental ways to cognition in mild of those interesting new contributions from the existence sciences. This examine has explored many cognitive talents in a variety of organisms and developmental phases, and effects have printed the character and starting place of many situations of the cognitive lifetime of organisms. every one portion of Cognitive Biology offers with a key area of cognition: spatial cognition; the relationships between awareness, notion, and studying; representations of numbers and fiscal values; and social cognition. participants talk about each one subject from the views of psychology and neuroscience, mind thought and modeling, evolutionary thought, ecology, genetics, and developmental technological know-how. ContributorsChris M. chook, Elizabeth M. Brannon, Neil Burgess, Jessica F. Cantlon, Stanislas Dehaene, Christian F. Doeller, Reuven Dukas, Rochel Gelman, Alexander Gerganov, Paul W. Glimcher, Robert L. Goldstone, Edward M. Hubbard, Lucia F. Jacobs, Mark H. Johnson, Annette Karmiloff-Smith, David Landy, Lynn Nadel, Nora S. Newcombe, Daniel Osorio, Mary A. Peterson, Manuela Piazza, Philippe Pinel, Michael L. Platt, Kristin R. Ratliff, Michael E. Roberts, Wendy S. Shallcross, Stephen V. Shepherd, Sylvain Sirois, Luca Tommasi, Alessandro Treves, Alexandra Twyman, Giorgio Vallortigara

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