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Learning With Amnesia

In a recent study, researchers used the unique experiences of an actor with amnesia to better understand learning in individuals affected by the syndrome. ... More>


How Language ‘Framing’ Influences Decision-Making

The way information is presented, or “framed,” when people are confronted with a situation can influence decision-making, even in situations requiring life-or-death choices. ... More>


5th Cognitive and Affective Neurophysiology Summer School: Acquisition, processing, and analysis of EEG signal

The Laboratory of Neuropsychopsysiology is pleased to announce the 5th Cognitive and Affective Neurophysiology Summer School: Acquisition, processing and analysis of EEG signal. This summer school is focused on the […]... More>


Steven Pinker: The Elephant, the Emperor, and the Matzo Ball

William James Fellow Award Address recorded May 2016 in Chicago at the 28th Annual Convention of the Association for Psychological Science.... More>


Observer Article

APS Janet Taylor Spence Award for Transformative Early Career Contributions

The neural mechanisms for self-control, the dysfunctional side of positive emotions, and the health consequences of stigmatization are among the bodies of work being pursued by this year’s winners of the Janet Taylor Spence Award for Transformative Early Career Contributions. ... More>