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Evolution of Emotional CommunicationFrom Sounds in Nonhuman Mammals to Speech and Music in Man

Evolution of Emotional Communication: From Sounds in Nonhuman Mammals to Speech and Music in Man

Eckart Altenmüller, Sabine Schmidt, and Elke Zimmermann (eds)

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
May 2013
ISBN:
9780199583560
eISBN:
9780191747489
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199583560.001.0001
Subject:
Psychology, Cognitive Psychology, Evolutionary Psychology

Why do we believe to understand animal voices such as whining or aggressive barking of our dogs, the longing meows of our cats? Why do we frequently assess deep voices as dominant and high voices as ... More

Genetics of Psychological Well-BeingThe role of heritability and genetics in positive psychology

Genetics of Psychological Well-Being: The role of heritability and genetics in positive psychology

Michael Pluess (ed.)

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
August 2015
ISBN:
9780199686674
eISBN:
9780191766787
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199686674.001.0001
Subject:
Psychology, Cognitive Psychology, Evolutionary Psychology

The science of psychological well-being has gained a lot of interest in the last decade. While it has been shown that psychological well-being is partly heritable, research focused on the ... More

If

If

Jonathan Evans and David Over

Published in print:
2004
Published Online:
April 2010
ISBN:
9780198525134
eISBN:
9780191728174
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198525134.001.0001
Subject:
Psychology, Cognitive Psychology, Evolutionary Psychology

‘IF’ is one of the most important and interesting words in the English language, being used to express hypothetical thought. The use of conditionals such as ‘if’ also distinguishes human intelligence ... More

In Touch with the FutureThe sense of touch from cognitive neuroscience to virtual reality

In Touch with the Future: The sense of touch from cognitive neuroscience to virtual reality

Alberto Gallace and Charles Spence

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
April 2014
ISBN:
9780199644469
eISBN:
9780191760587
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199644469.001.0001
Subject:
Psychology, Cognitive Psychology, Evolutionary Psychology

“Touch makes our world real”. Starting from this assumption, this book summarizes the latest findings to have emerged from the field of cognitive neuroscience in recent years concerning the ... More

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