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Information about how biological systems determine social and behavioral processes.
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New book turns experience of crippling neurological disorder into poetry - Oakland Local

New book turns experience of crippling neurological disorder into poetry - Oakland Local | Social Neuroscience | Scoop.it
Oakland LocalNew book turns experience of crippling neurological disorder into poetryOakland LocalThrough roughly 50 poems inspired by her patients, neurologist and poet Dawn McGuire opens the hazy world of aphasia - a language disorder suffered by...
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The emergence of social cognitive neuroscience.

Social cognitive neuroscience is an emerging interdisciplinary field of research that seeks to understand phenomena in terms of interactions between 3 levels of analysis...

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Scientists Measure Dream Content For The First Time

Scientists Measure Dream Content For The First Time | Social Neuroscience | Scoop.it
The ability to dream is a fascinating aspect of the human mind. However, how the images and emotions that we experience so intensively when we dream form in our heads remains a mystery.
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Social Networks Matter: Friends Increase the Size of Your Brain | The Primate Diaries, Scientific American Blog Network

Social Networks Matter: Friends Increase the Size of Your Brain | The Primate Diaries, Scientific American Blog Network | Social Neuroscience | Scoop.it
New research confirms that social complexity enriches cognitive growth. Could having more Facebook friends actually make you smarter?



Let's face it, as a species we're obsessed with ...
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Bases cerebrales de la conducta social, la empatía y la teoría de la mente

Fernández-Duque..Bases cerebrales de la conducta social, la empatía y la teoría
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Focus on social neuroscience : Nature Neuroscience : Nature Publishing Group

We present a special focus on social neuroscience, bringing together several strands of research to highlight recent progress in the field.
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Neurociencia social: El maridaje entre la psicología social y las neurociencias cognitivas.

Grande-García, I (2009) Neurociencia social: El maridaje entre la psicología social y las neurociencias
cognitivas. Revisión e introducción a un nueva disciplina...

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Las palabras pueden cambiar su cerebro | Tendencias | La Tercera Edición Impresa

Las palabras pueden cambiar su cerebro | Tendencias | La Tercera Edición Impresa | Social Neuroscience | Scoop.it

Nuevas investigaciones han demostrado que el poder emocional de las palabras es tan fuerte, que son capaces de cambiar el funcionamiento de nuestro cerebro...

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The mind of a psychopath: Scientists explore brain abnormalities

The mind of a psychopath: Scientists explore brain abnormalities | Social Neuroscience | Scoop.it
Can murderously depraved behaviour be biologically based, some glitch or misfiring in the brain that turns people into callous, manipulative and less-than-human monsters?
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Executive Functions and the Frontal Lobes: A Lifespan Perspective (Studies on Neuropsychology, Neurology and Cognition)

Executive Functions and the Frontal Lobes: A Lifespan Perspective (Studies on Neuropsychology, Neurology and Cognition) | Social Neuroscience | Scoop.it
The primary aim of this volume is the examination of issues concerning executive function and frontal lobe development. While many texts have addressed these issues, this is the first to do so within a specifically developmental framework.
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THE SELF: Social Cognitive Neuroscience Approach

THE SELF: Social Cognitive Neuroscience Approach. June 14th | Self Social Perception, Cognitive Neuroscience, Moral. Until the advent of brain imaging in recent years, most information on the neural basis of self comes from ...
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The Self and Social Perception: Three Kinds of Questions in Social Cognitive Neuroscience: Social Cognitive Neuroscience Approach

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A Social-Neuroscience PersA Social-Neuroscience Perspective on Empathypective on Empathy

In recent years, abundant evidence from behavioral and cognitive studies and functional-imaging experiments has indicated that individuals come to understand the emotional and affective states expressed by others with the help of the neural architecture that produces such states in themselves.

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The neuroscience of human relationships: Attachment and the developing social brain.

As human beings, we cherish our individuality yet we know that we live in constant relationship to other people in the world and that these people play a part in regulating our emotional and social behavior.

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The controversial science of free will

The controversial science of free will | Social Neuroscience | Scoop.it
New findings raise questions about our brain's role in decision-making.
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Brain Stimulation Makes the 'Impossible Problem' Solvable

Brain Stimulation Makes the 'Impossible Problem' Solvable | Social Neuroscience | Scoop.it
A century of psychological research shows that under laboratory conditions, the expected solution rate for the "nine-dot" problem is 0 percent.
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La neurociencia social y el desarrollo de robots especializados

Grande-García, I. (2007). La neurociencia social y el desarrollo de robots especializados...

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“Neuroscience and the public sphere” « Feminist Philosophers

“Neuroscience and the public sphere” « Feminist Philosophers | Social Neuroscience | Scoop.it
A recent article in Neuron, with the title above, addresses a very important phenomenon: Investigations in neuroscience get absorbed into contexts that are 'symbolically layered and socially loaded'. As the article says: Since ...
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Psicologia Granollers: El lado izquierdo de la cara es más atractivo en fotografía que el derecho

Psicologia Granollers: El lado izquierdo de la cara es más atractivo en fotografía que el derecho | Social Neuroscience | Scoop.it
RT @Psicogranollers: El lado izquierdo de la cara es más atractivo en fotografía que el derecho http://t.co/PIrsEgsU #curiosidades #seducción #psicologia...

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Music training can tune minds - Victoria Times Colonist

Music training can tune minds - Victoria Times Colonist | Social Neuroscience | Scoop.it
Music training can tune mindsVictoria Times ColonistResearchers in the Auditory Neuroscience Laboratory at Northwestern measured the automatic brain responses of younger and older musicians and non-musicians to speech sounds.
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SOCIAL PSYCHOLOGY AND GROUP DYNAMICS « FORWARD ...

SOCIAL PSYCHOLOGY AND GROUP DYNAMICS « FORWARD ... | Social Neuroscience | Scoop.it
Studies have shown that today's cults use a stronger form of control than those of 50 years ago. The advent of new psychological experiments in the 60′s and 70′s have produced the modern methods of mind control which ...
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