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By Luca Tommasi,Mary A. Peterson,Lynn Nadel

In the prior few a long time, resources of notion within the multidisciplinary box of cognitive technology have widened. as well as ongoing very important paintings in cognitive and affective neuroscience, vital new paintings is being carried out on the intersection of psychology and the organic sciences usually. This quantity deals an summary of the cross-disciplinary integration of evolutionary and developmental ways to cognition in mild of those fascinating new contributions from the lifestyles sciences. This study has explored many cognitive talents in quite a lot of organisms and developmental phases, and effects have published the character and beginning of many circumstances of the cognitive lifetime of organisms. every one component to Cognitive Biology offers with a key area of cognition: spatial cognition; the relationships between consciousness, notion, and studying; representations of numbers and fiscal values; and social cognition. individuals talk about every one subject from the views of psychology and neuroscience, mind idea and modeling, evolutionary conception, ecology, genetics, and developmental technological know-how. ContributorsChris M. chook, 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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