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carries signals from the hippocampus to the hypothalamus
Anything that affects the brain gets through it
very high spatial resolution but cannot penetrate the skull to image the brain
Auditory perception, memory, speech
central to processing the emotions of others and in the production of behaviors that express our own emotions, especially fear
important for recollective memory
Reasoning, planning, speech, movement, emotions
Formed the additive factors model
reveals locations of brain areas with increase/decreased brain activity during task performance.
Originated the idea that mental processes can be measured because they take time
Investigated biological basis of memory
contains structures that receive information from and send information to the spinal cord
Main proponent of reflex view
eceives information from the thalamus, and is involved in emotion formation and processing. Coordination between right and left brain
a massive collection of nerve fibers connecting the two hemispheres of the brain
lie at the outer sides of the thalamus; involved with control of voluntary motor movements, procedural learning, eye movements, cognition, and emotion
concerned with physical coordination and involved with some aspects of attention and estimation of time
regulatory gateway for nearly all sensory information
Movement, orientation, recognition, perception
uses x-rays to provide a 3D representation of the brain
Ridge on the cortex
uses info about hydrogen atoms and magnetic field to build a more detailed image of the whole brain
Depression/groove on the cortex
Father of modern psychology
governs processes that allow memories to be stored elsewhere in the brain
the electrical activity elicited during processing of external (sensory) or internal (cognitive) events
controls bodily functions such as maintaining body temperature, blood pressure, heart rate, and other autonomic behaviors
nearlmeasures changes in the ratio of oxygenated to deoxygenated blood
major conduit of information from the skin, joints and muscles to the brain and vice versa
Visual processing
First to make biology based model of cognition

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