The recent findings from cognitive science – one of the fastest growing disciplines worldwide – presented in the volume will serve as a useful resource for scientists/psychologists working in the area. The book highlights the current trends in major sub-disciplines in cognitive science and contains high quality succinct papers covering current challenges, with cross-linking of different interfacing disciplines like psychology, neuroscience, computer science, linguistics, and philosophy.

Brain Networks of Attention and Preparing for School Subjects

Brain networks of attention and preparing for school subjects
Michael I.Posner
Bhoomika R.Kar

Studies of adults have revealed brain networks used to process spoken and written language, numbers and to carry out the attentional functions of orienting to sensory stimuli, maintaining an alert state and regulating thoughts and emotions ...

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