Cognitive Science: History, Techniques and Methodology

  • Davide RivoltaEmail author
Part of the Cognitive Systems Monographs book series (COSMOS, volume 20)


Among the living creatures on earth, humans represent the only one that can study themselves. Since ancient Greece, philosophers have reflected on many issues including earth’s place within the Universe, whether there’s an afterlife, the human anatomy, how we remember and perceive the world, the role of science in society, and many others.


Transcranial Magnetic Stimulation Diffusor Tensor Image Cognitive Science Skin Conductance Response Mismatch Negativity 
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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Department of NeurophysiologyMax-Planck Institute for Brain ResearchFrankfurt am MainGermany

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