Essays Tagged: "Neuroscience"

B.F. Skinners theory of punishment

he main topics will be classical conditioning, operant conditioning, cognitive-social learning, and neuroscience and evolution. Every time we do something good or bad the outcome determines our reacti ...

(3 pages) 266 3 4.9 Mar/2003

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Psychology > Psychological Theories & Authors

Psychology Opinion Paper.

(2 pages) 115 0 4.0 Sep/2003

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Psychology

Psychological Theories of Creativity and the Film "Phenomemon"

ehaviors and environments. As researchers delve deeper into unexplored areas of psychology, such as neuroscience, Hollywood movie producers have encountered an array of unique plot opportunities. Turt ...

(6 pages) 84 0 4.8 May/2004

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Psychology > Psychological Theories & Authors

Personal Responsibility and the Brain

action to the good, combined with rational judgment in reference to what the good truly consists". (Neuroscience and Thomas Aquinas) We are born to follow God's will. However, accidents, diseases, or ...

(3 pages) 48 0 0.0 Jun/2005

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Psychology


ations between them, in reality or in the imagination. The study of emotions is part of psychology, neuroscience, and, more recently, artificial intelligence. According to Sloman [1], emotions are cog ...

(3 pages) 152 3 4.8 Jul/2006

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Psychology

Cognition: Force of Strategy

n draws heavily on the field of cognitive science, which in turn synthesizes ideas from philosophy, neuroscience, linguistics, psychology, sociology, artificial intelligence and anthropology (Laukkane ...

(8 pages) 201 2 4.6 Aug/2006

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Management


Neuroscience AssignmentPoints to consider:The cochlear organ is a distinct entity, which like ot ...

(2 pages) 16 0 0.0 Aug/2001

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers

Santiago Ramon y Cajal {Famous

f the 19th and early 20th centuries. His study of the brain and nerve cells laid the groundwork for neuroscience. He was not a man who kept his studies to one specific field, but rather made lasting i ... ific knowledge was very vast. In the same year that he made significant discoveries in the field of neuroscience, which he is often credited with being the father of, he published a book on histology. ...

(14 pages) 1303 1 5.0 Feb/2008

Subjects: Science Essays > Biology

Cognitive processing is the act of acquiring new information, storing the information in our memory, and using the knowledge that is attained.

to understand how its physical and chemical structures give rise to human behavior (Wickens, 2005). Neuroscience informs cognitive psychology, and indeed, cognitive psychology informs neuroscience, on ... lan, M. (2000, April). Restoring Phineas Gage: a 150th Retrospective. Journal of the History of the Neurosciences, 9(1), 46-66. Retrieved July 24, 2008, from Academic Search Complete database.Macmilla ...

(5 pages) 96 0 4.0 Aug/2008

Subjects: Social Science Essays

How have dualist tried to explain the apparent two-way causal interaction between mind and body? Which version of dualism is the most plausible theory of mind?

d body took place in the pineal gland, which is located in the middle of the brain. However, modern neuroscience has since disproved that theory, with brain scans showing how different areas of the br ...

(5 pages) 26 0 0.0 May/2009

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Philosophy > Modern Philosophy

Cognitive Psychology Definition Paper

cognitive science. Other disciplines that this branch of psychology is related would be philosophy, neuroscience, and linguistics. There are different events and people that has played a vital role in ...

(4 pages) 11 0 0.0 Jan/2012

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Psychology

mind development

(1 pages) 1 0 0.0 Sep/2014

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Psychology