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Cognitive Neuroscience of Emotion
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Cognitive Neuroscience of Emotion

Publication Year: 1999
Edition: 1st
Authors/Editor: Lane, Richard D.; Nadel, Lynn
Publisher: Oxford University Press (OUP)
ISBN: 978-0-195-11888-9
Doody's Star Rating®:  Score: 91
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This book, a member of the Series in Affective Science, is a unique interdisciplinary sequence of articles on the cognitive neuroscience of emotion by some of the most well-known researchers in the area. It explores what is known about cognitive processes in emotion at the same time it reviews the processes and anatomical structures involved in emotion, determining whether there is something about emotion and its neural substrates that requires they be studied as a separate domain.

Divided into four major focal points and presenting research that has been performed in the last decade, this book covers the process of emotion generation, the functions of amygdala, the conscious experience of emotion, and emotion regulation and dysregulation. Collectively, the chapters constitute a broad but selective survey of current knowledge about emotion and the brain, and they all address the close association between cognitive and emotional processes. By bringing together diverse strands of investigation with the aim of documenting current understanding of how emotion is instantiated in the brain, this book will be of use to scientists, researchers, and advanced students of psychology and neuroscience.

  • Platform:
    Ovid
  • Publisher: Oxford University Press (OUP)
  • Product Type: Book
  • Author/Editor: Lane, Richard D.; Nadel, Lynn
  • ISBN: 978-0-195-11888-9
  • Specialty:
    Cognitive Psychology
    Experimental Psychology
    Neuropsychology
  • Language: English
  • Edition: 1st
  • Pages: 448
  • Illustrations: 69
  • Year: 1999
  • Doody's Star Rating®:  Score: 91

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