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Cortex and Mind: Unifying Cognition

Joaquín M. Fuster


This book explores whether the mental order corresponds to the order of structures, events, and processes in one part of the neural order, namely, the cerebral cortex. For clarity and simplicity, this means the search for a spatial and temporal order in the cerebral cortex that matches the cognitive order in every respect. A change or difference in the cortical order corresponds to a change or difference in the mental order. The principal aim of this book is to map cognitive networks onto cortical networks. It has implications for cognitive neuroscience, neurophysiology, neurobiology, neuroima ... More

Keywords: cerebral cortex, cognitive neuroscience, neurophysiology, neurobiology, neuroimaging, neurology, psychiatry, cognitive psychology, linguistics, cognitive networks

Bibliographic Information

Print publication date: 2005 Print ISBN-13: 9780195300840
Published to Oxford Scholarship Online: January 2010 DOI:10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195300840.001.0001


Affiliations are at time of print publication.

Joaquín M. Fuster, author
School of Medicine