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The Sociocultural Brain

by Shihui Han

How is the human brain shaped by our sociocultural experiences? What neural correlates underlie the extraordinary cultural diversity of human behavior? How do our genes interact with sociocultural experiences...


The Nature of Desire

by Federico Lauria & Julien A. Deonna

Desires matter. What are desires? Many believe that desire is a motivational state: desiring is being disposed to act. This conception aligns with the functionalist approach to desire and the standard account...


Face Value

by Alexander Todorov

We make up our minds about others after seeing their faces for a fraction of a second—and these snap judgments predict all kinds of important decisions. For example, politicians who simply look more competent...


The Oxford Handbook of the Science of Science Communication

by Kathleen Hall Jamieson, Dan Kahan & Dietram A. Scheufele

The proposal to vaccinate adolescent girls against the human papilloma virus ignited political controversy, as did the advent of fracking and a host of other emerging technologies. These disputes attest to the...


Perception and Misperception in International Politics

by Robert Jervis

With a new preface by the authorSince its original publication in 1976, Perception and Misperception in International Politics has become a landmark book in its field, hailed by the New York Times as "the seminal...


It All Depends On How You See

by Danilo Henrique Gomes

In "It all depends on how you see", the author brings a different way of seeing the world and the problems of everyday life. Based on theology and phenomenology, a famous line of philosophical thought, the reader...


The Science of Facial Expression

by James A. Russell & Jose Miguel Fernandez Dols

The importance of facial expressions has led to a steadily growing body of empirical findings and theoretical analyses. Every decade has seen work that extends or challenges previous thinking on facial expression....


Endocrine Disruptors, Brain, and Behavior

by Heather B. Patisaul & Scott M. Belcher

Our world and bodies are becoming increasingly polluted with chemicals capable of interfering with our hormones and thus, possibly, our present and future neural and mental health. As authors Heather Patisaul...


An Introduction to Coping with Panic

by Charles Young

Learn how to manage your feelings of panic

Panic disorder and panic attacks affect many people across the world. This self-help guide explains how panic develops and what keeps it going. This updated edition...


An Introduction to Coping with Health Anxiety, 2nd edition: A Books on Prescription Title

by Brenda Hogan & Charles Young

Learn how to control your health anxiety

Health anxiety affects many people across the world - a preoccupation with physical illness that is equally bad for your mental health. This self-help guide explains how...


Nabokov's Mimicry of Freud: Art as Science

by Teckyoung Kwon

Teckyoung Kwon examines Nabokov’s use of literary devices that draw upon psychology and biology, characters that imitate Freud or Nabokov in behavior or thought, and Jamesian concepts of time, memory, and...


The Oxford Handbook of Causal Reasoning

by Michael Waldmann

Causal reasoning is one of our most central cognitive competencies, enabling us to adapt to our world. Causal knowledge allows us to predict future events, or diagnose the causes of observed facts. We plan actions...


Systems Factorial Technology: A Theory Driven Methodology for the Identification of Perceptual and Cognitive Mechanisms

by Daniel Little, Nicholas Altieri & Mario Fific

Systems Factorial Technology: A Theory Driven Methodology for the Identification of Perceptual and Cognitive Mechanisms explores the theoretical and methodological tools used to investigate fundamental questions...


Presence

by Paul Verhaeghen

Mindfulness and one of the roads to it, meditation, have become increasingly popular as a way to promote health and well-being. Meditation can create mindfulness in daily life, which becomes an ingrained habit...


Practical Stress Management: A Comprehensive Workbook

by John A. Romas & Manoj Sharma

Practical Stress Management: A Comprehensive Workbook, Seventh Edition, is a focused, personal, worksheet-based text that combines theory and principles with hands-on exercises to help readers manage the negative...


Teaching Information Literacy in Higher Education: Effective Teaching and Active Learning

by Mariann Solberg, Mariann Lokse & Torstein Lag

Why do we teach information literacy? This book argues that the main purpose of information literacy teaching in higher education is to enhance student learning. With the impact of new technologies, a proliferation...


You Were Not Born to Suffer: Overcome Fear, Insecurity and Depression and Love Yourself Back to Happiness, Confidence and Peace

by Blake Bauer

In this life-changing book Blake D Bauer explains why depression, addiction, physical illness, unfulfilling work and relationship problems are caused by years of hiding your true emotions, denying your life...


The Knowledge Illusion: Why We Never Think Alone

by Steven Sloman & Philip Fernbach

“The Knowledge Illusion is filled with insights on how we should deal with our individual ignorance and collective wisdom.” —Steven Pinker

We all think we know more than we actually do.

 

Humans have built...


Psychoanalytic Defense Mechanisms in Cognitive Multi-Agent Systems

by Friedrich Gelbard

Human cognitive processes and defense mechanisms, as described in psychoanalysis, bring about new notions and paradigms for artificial intelligence systems. One key reason is that the human cognitive processes...


After Digital

by James A. Anderson

Current computer technology doubles in in power roughly every two years, an increase called "Moore's Law." This constant increase is predicted to come to an end soon. Digital technology will change. Although...