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Art, Aesthetics, and the Brain

Art, Aesthetics, and the Brain

Joseph P. Huston, Marcos Nadal, Francisco Mora, Luigi F. Agnati, and Camilo José Cela Conde (eds)

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
August 2015
ISBN:
9780199670000
eISBN:
9780191793479
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199670000.001.0001
Subject:
Psychology, Cognitive Psychology, Social Psychology

Humans have engaged in artistic and aesthetic activities since the appearance of our species. The expression of meaning using color, line, sound, rhythm, or movement constitutes a fundamental aspect ... More

The Complexity of GreatnessBeyond Talent or Practice

The Complexity of Greatness: Beyond Talent or Practice

Scott Barry Kaufman (ed.)

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
September 2013
ISBN:
9780199794003
eISBN:
9780199345212
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199794003.001.0001
Subject:
Psychology, Social Psychology, Cognitive Psychology

What are the origins of greatness? Few other questions have caused such intense debate, controversy, and diversity of opinions. In recent years, a large body of research has accumulated that suggests ... More

Emotions and the Body

Emotions and the Body

Beatrice de Gelder

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
March 2016
ISBN:
9780195374346
eISBN:
9780190265441
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195374346.001.0001
Subject:
Psychology, Cognitive Psychology, Social Psychology

Body language is a powerful means of communication. This book deals with how bodies play a role in the expression and perception of emotions. There are many similarities between faces and bodies, but ... More

Free Will and ConsciousnessHow Might They Work?

Free Will and Consciousness: How Might They Work?

Roy F. Baumeister, Alfred R. Mele, and Kathleen D. Vohs (eds)

Published in print:
2010
Published Online:
September 2010
ISBN:
9780195389760
eISBN:
9780199863341
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195389760.001.0001
Subject:
Psychology, Social Psychology, Cognitive Psychology

This volume is aimed at readers who wish to move beyond debates about the existence of free will and the efficacy of consciousness and closer to appreciating how free will and consciousness might ... More

Group CreativityInnovation through Collaboration

Group Creativity: Innovation through Collaboration

Paul B. Paulus and Bernard A. Nijstad (eds)

Published in print:
2003
Published Online:
April 2010
ISBN:
9780195147308
eISBN:
9780199893720
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195147308.001.0001
Subject:
Psychology, Social Psychology, Cognitive Psychology

Creativity often leads to the development of original ideas that are useful or influential, and maintaining creativity is crucial for the continued development of organizations in particular, and ... More

MindmeldingConsciousness, Neuroscience, and the Mind's Privacy

Mindmelding: Consciousness, Neuroscience, and the Mind's Privacy

William Hirstein

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
May 2012
ISBN:
9780199231904
eISBN:
9780191738319
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199231904.001.0001
Subject:
Psychology, Cognitive Psychology, Social Psychology

Can consciousness and the human mind be understood and explained in sheerly physical terms? Materialism is a philosophical/scientific theory, according to which the mind is completely physical. This ... More

The Narrative Complexity of Ordinary LifeTales from the Coffee Shop

The Narrative Complexity of Ordinary Life: Tales from the Coffee Shop

William L. Randall

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
September 2015
ISBN:
9780199930432
eISBN:
9780190267193
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199930432.001.0001
Subject:
Psychology, Cognitive Psychology, Social Psychology

Every day of life, we are enmeshed in countless storylines: those we spin around the experiences we remember, the people we relate to, and the world we inhabit, plus what others spin around us. And ... More

Narrative Imagination and Everyday Life

Narrative Imagination and Everyday Life

Molly Andrews

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
April 2014
ISBN:
9780199812394
eISBN:
9780199388554
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199812394.001.0001
Subject:
Psychology, Cognitive Psychology, Social Psychology

This book explores how stories and imagination come together in our daily lives, influencing our thoughts not only about what we see and do, but also our contemplation of what is possible and its ... More

Psychology and the Other

Psychology and the Other

David Goodman and Mark Freeman (eds)

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
November 2015
ISBN:
9780199324804
eISBN:
9780190490317
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199324804.001.0001
Subject:
Psychology, Cognitive Psychology, Social Psychology

This book seeks to bring into dialogue perspectives on the idea of the Other from various subdisciplines within psychology along with related disciplines through constructive critical exchange. At ... More

Psychology of ScienceImplicit and Explicit Processes

Psychology of Science: Implicit and Explicit Processes

Robert W. Proctor and E.J. Capaldi

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
September 2012
ISBN:
9780199753628
eISBN:
9780199950027
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199753628.001.0001
Subject:
Psychology, Cognitive Psychology, Social Psychology

This book attempts to describe the influence of psychological processes on the creation of science. Although implicit processes have attracted some attention, most prior work in this area has ... More

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