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ISSN: 2365-7464
(electronic version)

Cognitive Research: Principles & Implications

Published two times a year.
(May, Dec)

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

Nora Newcombe
Temple University
Steven Weisberg
University of Pennsylvania

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Call for Papers

Effects of Neuroscience Explanations
Deadline: December 31, 2017

Woo-kyoung Ahn, Yale University
Deena Weisberg, University of Pennsylvania

As neuroscience progresses, laypeople are increasingly exposed to neuroscience explanations for human behaviors. The purpose of this collection of papers is to examine how neuroscience explanations for human behaviors affect our judgments, inferences, and cognition in general, and/or what might be the underlying mechanisms for such effects. Papers may be empirical studies on effects of neuroscience explanations; theoretical or tutorial reviews of papers on this topic; or theoretical papers on why neuroscience explanations may affect our cognition in certain ways.

If you are interested in submitting a manuscript and would like to discuss the appropriateness of your submission, contact Woo-kyoung Ahn by July 31, 2017.

For manuscripts accepted for the special issue, publication fees 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 an editorial waiver.

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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