The Neuropsychology of Emotion

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Emotion, Neuropsychology, Cognitive neuroscience


The topic of emotion in neuropsychology and cognitive neuroscience is hot. The past several years have seen an exponential increase in the number of books dedicated solely to the topic of the biological bases of emotion. In this regard, the study of emotion as a legitimate area of scientific inquiry with a sizeable and growing literature has come into its own right and could very well be hitting its stride. This edited text brings together some of the top investigators in the field who collectively represent an interesting range of theoretical orientations and approaches to research in emotion. The final product is a scholarly, well-edited text that captures the momentum of growing interest in this area.

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Journal of nervous and mental disease, v. 190, issue 1, p. 56-57