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For questions about working with or obtaining specific data sets.
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For questions about the systematic modification of behavior in response to external stimuli (classical conditioning) or as a consequence of own behavior (operant conditioning).
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The feeling of unease experienced by a person, when faced with a perceived threat. (akin to nervousness and/or fear.) Anxiety encompasses a complex range of symptoms and triggers; ranging from a usefu…
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For questions about the physiological and embryological foundations of neural development
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For questions about the disorder of neurodevelopment noted by social impairment and communications difficulties, which often are accompanied by restrictive and repetitive behaviors.
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For questions about the empirical evidence for explaining behavior as a function of ancient evolutionary pressures.
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For questions about the study and measurement of the electrical activity of neurons
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Questions about the psychology and neuroscience of creativity.
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For questions about using this technique as a research or assessment method, and the processes involved in scoring/statistical analyses of surveys
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For questions regarding the sensation (transduction) and perception of sound information by the brain in humans and animals
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For questions about characteristics that humans or animals find appealing on a sexual or aesthetic level.
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For questions about mental processes that are not available to consciousness.
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For questions regarding the underpinnings of the perception of color by the brain.
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For questions regarding symptoms, diagnosis, and treatment of Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (inattentiveness, hyperactivity, or impulsivity, and combinations thereof) or adult Attention Def…
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For questions about the neurobiological or psychological bases of performing symbolic or numeric computations.
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For questions involving the scientific basis (anatomical substrates, neurotransmitter imbalances, behavioral changes, and pharmacotherapies) of schizophrenia.
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a perceived threat of danger to one's own or another's personal safety. The emotion, possibly, triggering the "flight and fight" response. Possibly an extension …
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For questions regarding the elapsed time between a given stimulus and a response, testing this value, and interpreting the results in light of processing
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For questions concerning the area of psychophysics that deals with discernment of information-bearing stimuli from background noise or other distractions.
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For questions regarding the practice of training the mind via concentration and rituals. These behaviors may be done with or without a religious context.
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a multidisciplinary field incorporating contributions from psychology, engineering, industrial design, graphic design, statistics, operations research and anthropometry…
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For questions regarding behaviors of internet users, use of the internet for psychology experiments, or accessing cognitive sciences resources via the web.
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For questions regarding the study of psychology with an aim to discover cross-cultural differences and invariance.
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For questions on neurological or psychological disorders that have a basis in chromosomal abnormalities and/or are heritable
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For questions regarding the eye muscles and their volitional control as well as their unconscious control (via saccades). Also for specific instances of eye-movements, like during REM sleep.
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For questions about the neural and psychological processes underpinning language processing, and algorithmic implementations of language processing.
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For questions about maintaining a mental image or internal representation of an object or concept
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For questions relating to biological and social characterizations of gender and attributable differences in behavior and psychological processes based on these constructs.
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The study of what actions an agent should take in a stochastic environment in order to maximize a cumulative reward.
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The study of consumer behavior: why and how people making purchasing decisions.
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For questions pertaining to the sensation or perception of sound and its localization
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Pain: emotional, mental, physical. The effect of pain upon mood, behaviour and brain chemistry. The neurological process of pain. Factors affecting a person's ability to cope with pain. Chronic pain, …
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For questions about performance or neurophysiological differences between male and female individuals.
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For questions regarding the psychotherapeutic technique which Sigmund Freud pioneered, which involves techniques of dream interpretation and free association. Jung was also instrumental in its develo…
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The ability to understand that others have mental states such as beliefs, desires and intentions that are different from one's own.