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Brain ComputationsWhat and How

Brain Computations: What and How

Edmund T. Rolls

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
February 2021
ISBN:
9780198871101
eISBN:
9780191914157
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198871101.001.0001
Subject:
Neuroscience, Behavioral Neuroscience, Neuroendocrine and Autonomic

The subject of this book is how the brain works. In order to understand this, it is essential to know what is computed by different brain systems; and how the computations are performed. The aim of ... More

How the Brain Makes Decisions

How the Brain Makes Decisions

Thomas Boraud

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
November 2020
ISBN:
9780198824367
eISBN:
9780191863202
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198824367.001.0001
Subject:
Neuroscience, Behavioral Neuroscience

The human decision-making process is tainted with irrationality. To address this issue, this book proposes a ‘bottom-up’ approach of the neural substrate of decision-making, starting from the ... More

Fifty Years of MagnetoencephalographyBeginnings, Technical Advances, and Applications

Fifty Years of Magnetoencephalography: Beginnings, Technical Advances, and Applications

Andrew C. Papanicolaou, Timothy P.L. Roberts, and James W. Wheless (eds)

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
August 2020
ISBN:
9780190935689
eISBN:
9780190935719
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190935689.001.0001
Subject:
Neuroscience, Techniques, History of Neuroscience

In the 50 years since magnetoencephalography (MEG) was invented, various clinical and research applications of it have been attempted with considerable success. This is most notable in the area of ... More

The Parental BrainMechanisms, Development, and Evolution

The Parental Brain: Mechanisms, Development, and Evolution

Michael Numan

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
July 2020
ISBN:
9780190848675
eISBN:
9780190848705
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190848675.001.0001
Subject:
Neuroscience, Development

The Parental Brain: Mechanisms, Development, and Evolution takes a three-pronged approach to the parental brain. The first part of the book deals with neural mechanisms. Subcortical circuits are ... More

Birth of IntelligenceFrom RNA to Artificial Intelligence

Birth of Intelligence: From RNA to Artificial Intelligence

Daeyeol Lee

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
March 2021
ISBN:
9780190908324
eISBN:
9780197525692
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190908324.001.0001
Subject:
Neuroscience, Behavioral Neuroscience, Development

What is intelligence? How did it begin and evolve to human intelligence? Does a high level of biological intelligence require a complex brain? Can man-made machines be truly intelligent? Is ... More

Neuroscience of Enduring Change

Neuroscience of Enduring Change

Richard D. Lane and Lynn Nadel (eds)

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
March 2020
ISBN:
9780190881511
eISBN:
9780190881528
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190881511.001.0001
Subject:
Neuroscience, Behavioral Neuroscience

The field of psychotherapy began over 100 years with the hope that its neural foundations could be understood. Since then, the field of neuroscience has burgeoned such that it is now possible to ... More

Neurointerventions and the LawRegulating Human Mental Capacity

Neurointerventions and the Law: Regulating Human Mental Capacity

Nicole A Vincent, Thomas Nadelhoffer, and Allan McCay (eds)

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
June 2020
ISBN:
9780190651145
eISBN:
9780190651169
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190651145.001.0001
Subject:
Neuroscience, Behavioral Neuroscience, Neuroendocrine and Autonomic

This volume makes a contribution to the field of neurolaw by investigating issues raised by the development, use, and regulation of neurointerventions. The broad range of topics covered in these ... More

Fundamentals of Machine Learning

Fundamentals of Machine Learning

Thomas P. Trappenberg

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
January 2020
ISBN:
9780198828044
eISBN:
9780191883873
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198828044.001.0001
Subject:
Neuroscience, Behavioral Neuroscience

Machine learning is exploding, both in research and for industrial applications. This book aims to be a brief introduction to this area given the importance of this topic in many disciplines, from ... More

Defense of the Scientific HypothesisFrom Reproducibility Crisis to Big Data

Defense of the Scientific Hypothesis: From Reproducibility Crisis to Big Data

Bradley E. Alger

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
February 2021
ISBN:
9780190881481
eISBN:
9780190093761
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190881481.001.0001
Subject:
Neuroscience, Techniques

This book explains and defends the scientific hypothesis. Explanation is needed to counteract the misinformation and misunderstanding about the hypothesis that even scientists have concerning its ... More

Sherrington's LoomAn Introduction to the Science of Consciousness

Sherrington's Loom: An Introduction to the Science of Consciousness

Alan J. McComas

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
October 2019
ISBN:
9780190936549
eISBN:
9780190936570
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190936549.001.0001
Subject:
Neuroscience, History of Neuroscience

‘Sherrington’s Loom’ provides a historical account of the research that has led to recognition of key mechanisms underlying consciousness. Evidence is assembled from a rich variety of ... More

Research Involving Participants with Cognitive Disability and DifferenceEthics, Autonomy, Inclusion, and Innovation

Research Involving Participants with Cognitive Disability and Difference: Ethics, Autonomy, Inclusion, and Innovation

M. Ariel Cascio and Eric Racine (eds)

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
October 2019
ISBN:
9780198824343
eISBN:
9780191863165
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198824343.001.0001
Subject:
Neuroscience, Behavioral Neuroscience, Techniques

Research Involving Participants with Cognitive Disability and Difference: Ethics, Autonomy, Inclusion, and Innovation provides timely, multidisciplinary insights into the ethical aspects of research ... More

The Brain from Inside Out

The Brain from Inside Out

György Buzsáki

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
June 2019
ISBN:
9780190905385
eISBN:
9780190905415
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190905385.001.0001
Subject:
Neuroscience, Behavioral Neuroscience

The Brain from Inside Out takes a critical look at contemporary brain research and reminds us that theoretical framework does matter. Current technology-driven neuroscience is still largely fueled by ... More

The Orbitofrontal Cortex

The Orbitofrontal Cortex

Edmund T. Rolls

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
July 2019
ISBN:
9780198845997
eISBN:
9780191881237
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198845997.001.0001
Subject:
Neuroscience, Behavioral Neuroscience, Molecular and Cellular Systems

The book will be valuable for those in the fields of neuroscience, neurology, psychology, psychiatry, biology, animal behaviour, economics, and philosophy, from the undergraduate level upwards. The ... More

Brains as Engines of AssociationAn Operating Principle for Nervous Systems

Brains as Engines of Association: An Operating Principle for Nervous Systems

Dale Purves

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
March 2020
ISBN:
9780190880163
eISBN:
9780190054991
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190880163.001.0001
Subject:
Neuroscience, Sensory and Motor Systems

Brains as Engines of Association seeks an operating principle of the human brain and is divided into four parts. The first part (“What Nervous Systems Do for Animals”) is intended to set the stage ... More

Genes, brain, and emotionsInterdisciplinary and Translational Perspectives

Genes, brain, and emotions: Interdisciplinary and Translational Perspectives

Andrei C. Miu, Judith R. Homberg, and Klaus-Peter Lesch (eds)

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
June 2019
ISBN:
9780198793014
eISBN:
9780191834745
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198793014.001.0001
Subject:
Neuroscience, Development, Disorders of the Nervous System

With the advent of methods from behavioral genetics, molecular biology, and cognitive neuroscience, affective science has recently started to approach genetic influences on emotion, and the ... More

The Mismatch NegativityA Window to the Brain

The Mismatch Negativity: A Window to the Brain

Risto Näätänen, Teija Kujala, and Gregory Light

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
May 2019
ISBN:
9780198705079
eISBN:
9780191874192
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198705079.001.0001
Subject:
Neuroscience, Sensory and Motor Systems

This book introduces the electrophysiological change-detection response of the brain called the mismatch negativity (MMN). MMN is elicited by any discriminable change in some repetitive aspect of ... More

Life's rewardsLinking dopamine, incentive learning, schizophrenia, and the mind

Life's rewards: Linking dopamine, incentive learning, schizophrenia, and the mind

Richard J. Beninger

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
September 2018
ISBN:
9780198824091
eISBN:
9780191862755
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198824091.001.0001
Subject:
Neuroscience, Behavioral Neuroscience, Neuroendocrine and Autonomic

Life’s Rewards: Linking Dopamine, Incentive Learning, Schizophrenia, and the Mind explains how increased brain dopamine produces reward-related incentive learning, the acquisition by neutral stimuli ... More

Sizing up ConsciousnessTowards an objective measure of the capacity for experience

Sizing up Consciousness: Towards an objective measure of the capacity for experience

Marcello Massimini and Giulio Tononi

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
July 2018
ISBN:
9780198728443
eISBN:
9780191841828
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198728443.001.0001
Subject:
Neuroscience, Behavioral Neuroscience, Molecular and Cellular Systems

Sizing up Consciousness explores, at an introductory level, the potential practical, clinical, and ethical implications of a general principle about the nature of consciousness. Using information ... More

Living machinesA handbook of research in biomimetics and biohybrid systems

Living machines: A handbook of research in biomimetics and biohybrid systems

Tony J. Prescott, Nathan Lepora, and Paul F.M.J Verschure (eds)

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
June 2018
ISBN:
9780199674923
eISBN:
9780191842702
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780199674923.001.0001
Subject:
Neuroscience, Sensory and Motor Systems, Development

Biomimetics is the development of novel technologies through the distillation of ideas from the study of biological systems. Biohybrids are formed through the combination of at least one biological ... More

Cajal's Neuronal ForestScience and Art

Cajal's Neuronal Forest: Science and Art

Javier DeFelipe

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
November 2017
ISBN:
9780190842833
eISBN:
9780190842864
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190842833.001.0001
Subject:
Neuroscience, History of Neuroscience

Cajal’s Neuronal Forest: Science and Art continues the tradition set forth in the 2009 publication Cajal’s Butterflies of the Soul: Science and Art. This new compilation contains a vastly large ... More

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