Cognitive Biology: Evolutionary and Developmental by Luca Tommasi,Mary A. Peterson,Lynn Nadel PDF

By Luca Tommasi,Mary A. Peterson,Lynn Nadel

In the previous few a long time, assets of idea within the multidisciplinary box of cognitive technology 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 regularly. This quantity deals an summary of the cross-disciplinary integration of evolutionary and developmental methods to cognition in gentle of those interesting new contributions from the lifestyles sciences. This learn has explored many cognitive talents in a variety of organisms and developmental phases, and effects have printed the character and foundation of many cases of the cognitive lifetime of organisms. each one portion of Cognitive Biology bargains with a key area of cognition: spatial cognition; the relationships between realization, conception, and studying; representations of numbers and fiscal values; and social cognition. individuals 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. fowl, 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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