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ISSN: 2365-7464
(electronic version)

Cognitive Research: Principles and Implications (CR:PI)

 

Special Issues

Call for Papers
Individual Differences in
Face Perception and
Person Recognition

Deadline: December 31

Call for Papers
Effects of Neuroscience Explanations
Deadline: December 31

Call for Papers
Attention in Natural and
Mediated Realities

Deadline: December 31

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Embodied cognition
and STEM learning

Co-organizers:
Nora Newcombe
Temple University
Steven Weisberg
University of Pennsylvania

Medical Image
Perception

Closed for Submissions

 

 

 

Call for Papers

Individual Differences in Face
Perception and Person Recognition

Deadline: December 31, 2017

 

Co-organizers:
Vicki Bruce, Newcastle University, United Kingdom
Karen Lander, University of Manchester, United Kingdom
Markus Bindemann, University of Kent, United Kingdom

The field of face perception and person recognition has developed rapidly over the past 40 years, and we now have advanced understanding of how human brains process human faces, and the relationships between face processing and the perception of other aspects of the person such as voices and bodies. Despite this increase in knowledge, problems of misidentification continue to arise in criminal and security contexts, and many wider social activities rely on accurate reading of faces from subtle social signals. Recent research has highlighted considerable variability in individual abilities to decipher and recognize faces. For example, much attention has been given to recruiting ‘super’-recognizers who are particularly good at face recognition to assist in the identification of criminals. Can an understanding of individual differences more widely help in the recruitment and/or training of professionals, or in the use of eyewitness testimony? This special topic seeks research papers that investigate the nature of individual differences in face perception and/or person recognition, and which consider theoretical alongside applied implications of their findings.

Please email one or more of the guest editors with any questions about submissions.

Publication Fee Waiver: For manuscripts accepted for the special issue, the publication fee may be fully or partially waived depending on the number of manuscripts accepted for the special issue. The authors should indicate when they submit a manuscript if they are requesting a waiver of the publication fee.

CR:PI is the open access journal of the Psychonomic Society. Its mission is to publish use-inspired basic research: fundamental cognitive research that grows from hypotheses about real-world problems.

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Editor in Chief
Jeremy Wolfe

Jeremy M. Wolfe
Harvard Medical School/Brigham and Women's Hospital, USA

Associate Editors
Woo-kyoung Ahn
Yale University, USA

Vicki Bruce
Newcastle University, United Kingdom

Nora S. Newcombe
Temple University, USA

Hal Pashler
University of California, San Diego, USA

John Wixted
University of California, San Diego, USA

Jeffrey M. Zacks
Washington University in St. Louis, USA

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