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Cognitive Science: Overviews

A compendium of introductory overviews that enable the reader to understand general concepts in the cognitive sciences

Situated cognition
Overview
WIREs Cognitive Science
Published Online: May 08 2013
DOI: 10.1002/wcs.1242
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Haptic perception
Overview
WIREs Cognitive Science
Published Online: May 15 2013
DOI: 10.1002/wcs.1238
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Computational models of planning
Overview
WIREs Cognitive Science
Published Online: Mar 18 2013
DOI: 10.1002/wcs.1233
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Attention maps in the brain
Overview
WIREs Cognitive Science
Published Online: Feb 27 2013
DOI: 10.1002/wcs.1230
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Navigation and steering for autonomous virtual humans
Overview
WIREs Cognitive Science
Published Online: Feb 06 2013
DOI: 10.1002/wcs.1223
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First language attrition
Overview
WIREs Cognitive Science
Published Online: Jan 03 2013
DOI: 10.1002/wcs.1218
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Cognitive engineering
Overview
WIREs Cognitive Science
Published Online: Oct 18 2012
DOI: 10.1002/wcs.1204
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Pain
Overview
WIREs Cognitive Science
Published Online: Oct 04 2012
DOI: 10.1002/wcs.1201
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Psychology of spatial cognition
Overview
WIREs Cognitive Science
Published Online: Sep 13 2012
DOI: 10.1002/wcs.1198
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Intelligence
Overview
WIREs Cognitive Science
Published Online: Jul 18 2012
DOI: 10.1002/wcs.1193
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Unified theories of cognition
Overview
WIREs Cognitive Science
Published Online: May 16 2012
DOI: 10.1002/wcs.1180
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Levels of analysis: philosophical issues
Overview
WIREs Cognitive Science
Published Online: Mar 28 2012
DOI: 10.1002/wcs.1179
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Cognitive aspects of depression
Overview
WIREs Cognitive Science
Published Online: Mar 28 2012
DOI: 10.1002/wcs.1177
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Recent progress in perceptual learning research
Overview
WIREs Cognitive Science
Published Online: Apr 02 2012
DOI: 10.1002/wcs.1175
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Materialism
Overview
WIREs Cognitive Science
Published Online: Mar 14 2012
DOI: 10.1002/wcs.1174
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Philosophical issues about concepts
Overview
WIREs Cognitive Science
Published Online: Feb 01 2012
DOI: 10.1002/wcs.1166
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Hippocampus
Overview
WIREs Cognitive Science
Published Online: Feb 01 2012
DOI: 10.1002/wcs.1164
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Cognitive linguistics
Overview
WIREs Cognitive Science
Published Online: Jan 24 2012
DOI: 10.1002/wcs.1163
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Self model theory: learning from the future
Overview
WIREs Cognitive Science
Published Online: Nov 30 2011
DOI: 10.1002/wcs.1156
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Right hand, left brain: genetic and evolutionary bases of cerebral asymmetries for language and manual action
Overview
WIREs Cognitive Science
Published Online: Nov 17 2011
DOI: 10.1002/wcs.158
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The amnesias
Overview
WIREs Cognitive Science
Published Online: Oct 28 2011
DOI: 10.1002/wcs.155
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Visual inferences of material changes: color as clue and distraction
Overview
WIREs Cognitive Science
Published Online: May 04 2011
DOI: 10.1002/wcs.148
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Emotion and perception: the role of affective information
Overview
WIREs Cognitive Science
Published Online: Jul 11 2011
DOI: 10.1002/wcs.147
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Evolution of cognition
Overview
WIREs Cognitive Science
Published Online: Apr 11 2011
DOI: 10.1002/wcs.144
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Genes and cognition
Overview
WIREs Cognitive Science
Published Online: Dec 23 2010
DOI: 10.1002/wcs.135
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Reasoning, logic, and psychology
Overview
WIREs Cognitive Science
Published Online: Dec 09 2010
DOI: 10.1002/wcs.134
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Change blindness and inattentional blindness
Overview
WIREs Cognitive Science
Published Online: Mar 01 2011
DOI: 10.1002/wcs.130
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Visual attention
Overview
WIREs Cognitive Science
Published Online: Mar 01 2011
DOI: 10.1002/wcs.127
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Bayesian approaches to sensory integration for motor control
Overview
WIREs Cognitive Science
Published Online: Feb 09 2011
DOI: 10.1002/wcs.125
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Domains and naïve theories
Overview
WIREs Cognitive Science
Published Online: Nov 17 2010
DOI: 10.1002/wcs.124
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Psychology of auditory perception
Overview
WIREs Cognitive Science
Published Online: Oct 15 2010
DOI: 10.1002/wcs.123
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Hemispheric asymmetry: contributions from brain imaging
Overview
WIREs Cognitive Science
Published Online: Oct 19 2010
DOI: 10.1002/wcs.122
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Game theory
Overview
WIREs Cognitive Science
Published Online: Oct 15 2010
DOI: 10.1002/wcs.119
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Vision in the natural world
Overview
WIREs Cognitive Science
Published Online: Sep 22 2010
DOI: 10.1002/wcs.113
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Parsing
Overview
WIREs Cognitive Science
Published Online: Oct 27 2010
DOI: 10.1002/wcs.112
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Semantics and cognition
Overview
WIREs Cognitive Science
Published Online: Jul 09 2010
DOI: 10.1002/wcs.101
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Neurocognitive mechanisms of action control: resisting the call of the Sirens
Overview
WIREs Cognitive Science
Published Online: Jul 13 2010
DOI: 10.1002/wcs.99
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First language acquisition
Overview
WIREs Cognitive Science
Published Online: Jun 23 2010
DOI: 10.1002/wcs.95
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From thinking too little to thinking too much: a continuum of decision making
Overview
WIREs Cognitive Science
Published Online: Jun 30 2010
DOI: 10.1002/wcs.90
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Mirror systems
Overview
WIREs Cognitive Science
Published Online: Jun 14 2010
DOI: 10.1002/wcs.89
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Perception and action
Overview
WIREs Cognitive Science
Published Online: May 14 2010
DOI: 10.1002/wcs.82
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Bayesian learning theory applied to human cognition
Overview
WIREs Cognitive Science
Published Online: May 17 2010
DOI: 10.1002/wcs.80
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Bayesian models of cognition
Overview
WIREs Cognitive Science
Published Online: May 11 2010
DOI: 10.1002/wcs.79
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Bayesian data analysis
Overview
WIREs Cognitive Science
Published Online: Apr 28 2010
DOI: 10.1002/wcs.72
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Models of the reading process
Overview
WIREs Cognitive Science
Published Online: May 25 2010
DOI: 10.1002/wcs.68
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Aging and cognition
Overview
WIREs Cognitive Science
Published Online: Apr 22 2010
DOI: 10.1002/wcs.64
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Speech perception and production
Overview
WIREs Cognitive Science
Published Online: Jul 27 2010
DOI: 10.1002/wcs.63
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Moral psychology (ethics)
Overview
WIREs Cognitive Science
Published Online: Mar 11 2010
DOI: 10.1002/wcs.60
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Model‐based approaches to neuroimaging: combining reinforcement learning theory with fMRI data
Overview
WIREs Cognitive Science
Published Online: Apr 02 2010
DOI: 10.1002/wcs.57
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Learning sciences
Overview
WIREs Cognitive Science
Published Online: Mar 22 2010
DOI: 10.1002/wcs.54
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Sleep and cognition
Overview
WIREs Cognitive Science
Published Online: Feb 01 2010
DOI: 10.1002/wcs.52
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Memory systems
Overview
WIREs Cognitive Science
Published Online: Mar 22 2010
DOI: 10.1002/wcs.49
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Agnosias
Overview
WIREs Cognitive Science
Published Online: Feb 05 2010
DOI: 10.1002/wcs.42
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Government–binding/principles and parameters theory
Overview
WIREs Cognitive Science
Published Online: Dec 30 2009
DOI: 10.1002/wcs.35
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Philosophy of mind
Overview
WIREs Cognitive Science
Published Online: Jul 27 2010
DOI: 10.1002/wcs.32
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Representation, philosophical issues about
Overview
WIREs Cognitive Science
Published Online: Dec 23 2009
DOI: 10.1002/wcs.31
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Social cognition
Overview
WIREs Cognitive Science
Published Online: Feb 05 2010
DOI: 10.1002/wcs.28
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The self: as a construct in psychology and neuropsychological evidence for its multiplicity
Overview
WIREs Cognitive Science
Published Online: Feb 05 2010
DOI: 10.1002/wcs.25
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Construction grammar
Overview
WIREs Cognitive Science
Published Online: Apr 02 2010
DOI: 10.1002/wcs.22
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Comparative cultural cognition
Overview
WIREs Cognitive Science
Published Online: Dec 17 2009
DOI: 10.1002/wcs.14
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Decision/action, philosophical issues about
Overview
WIREs Cognitive Science
Published Online: Feb 24 2010
DOI: 10.1002/wcs.10
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Language and brain
Overview
WIREs Cognitive Science
Published Online: Feb 01 2010
DOI: 10.1002/wcs.9
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