Neuroscience of the Nonconscious Mind - 1st Edition - ISBN: 9780128161159, 9780128163764

Neuroscience of the Nonconscious Mind

1st Edition

Authors: Rajendra Badgaiyan
Paperback ISBN: 9780128161159
eBook ISBN: 9780128163764
Imprint: Academic Press
Published Date: 29th May 2019
Page Count: 234
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Description

Neuroscience of the Nonconscious Mind includes novel concepts and insights on the brain mechanisms that control nonconscious mental functions, some of which were developed in the author’s laboratory. The book describes neuroscience of conventional nonconscious mental functions, along with not so conventional functions like creativity, hypnosis and extrasensory perception, thus making it a very unique reference. This thought provoking book for students of mind, brain and consciousness will help explain concepts and introduce the science behind the nonconscious.

Key Features

  • Explains how the brain controls nonconscious cognition and behavior
  • Describes how the nonconscious mind helps us make smart decisions
  • Includes historical perspectives and interesting experiments on nonconscious cognition
  • Presents novel, thought provoking ideas concerning neural signal processing
  • Describes situations where the nonconscious mind is smarter than the conscious mind

Readership

Advanced students and researchers in cognitive and behavioral neuroscience, psychology, psychiatry, philosophy, psychotherapy and psychopharmacology

Table of Contents

  1. Historical Perspective
    2. Nonconscious Memory
    3. Blindsight
    4. Hemineglect
    5. Nonconscious Attention
    6. Decision Making
    7. Emotion
    8. Creativity
    9. Hypnosis
    10. Extrasensory Perception
    11. Nonconscious Versus Conscious Mind
    12. Framework of Nonconscious Mind

Details

No. of pages:
234
Language:
English
Copyright:
© Academic Press 2019
Published:
29th May 2019
Imprint:
Academic Press
Paperback ISBN:
9780128161159
eBook ISBN:
9780128163764

About the Author

Rajendra Badgaiyan

Professor of Psychiatry Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai, New York, NY, USA. Professor of Psychiatry Long School of Medicine, at University of Texas Health, San Antonio, TX, USA. Chief of Psychiatry, Audie L. Murphy Memorial VA Hospital, San Antonio, TX, USA.

Affiliations and Expertise

Chief of Psychiatry South Texas Veterans Health Care System Audie L. Murphy Memorial VA Hospital, San Antonio, TX, USA Professor of Psychiatry University of Texas Health, San Antonio, TX, USA Adjunct Professor of Psychiatry, Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai, New York, NY, USA

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