The Resource Positive neuroscience, [edited by] Joshua D. Greene, India Morrison, and Martin E.P. Seligman

Positive neuroscience, [edited by] Joshua D. Greene, India Morrison, and Martin E.P. Seligman

Label
Positive neuroscience
Title
Positive neuroscience
Statement of responsibility
[edited by] Joshua D. Greene, India Morrison, and Martin E.P. Seligman
Contributor
Editor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
This volume describes research supported by the John Templeton Foundation's Positive Neuroscience Project, aimed at illuminating the neural mechanisms that promote human flourishing. Topics include social bonds, altruism, creativity, and resilience. The contributors include internationally renowned neuroscientists whose work has shaped and reshaped our understanding of human nature
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
612.8
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
QP401
LC item number
.P68 2016
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Label
Positive neuroscience, [edited by] Joshua D. Greene, India Morrison, and Martin E.P. Seligman
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
http://library.link/vocab/branchCode
  • none
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Cover; Positive Neuroscience; Copyright; Contents; Acknowledgments; Contributors; Introduction; Part I Social Bonds; 1. Affective and Social Touch; 2. The Neural Correlates of Individual Variation in Paternal Nurturance; 3. Toward a Neuroscience of Social Resonance; Part II Altruism; 4. Prosociality as a Form of Reward Seeking; 5. Is Human Prosocial Behavior Unique? Insights and New Questions From Nonhuman Primates; 6. When Feeling and Doing Diverge: Neural and Physiological Correlates of the Empathy-{u200B}Altruism Divide; 7. Amygdala Tuning Toward Self and Other
  • 8. Toward a Neuroscience of Compassion: A Brain Systems-{u200B}Based Model and Research Agenda9. Extraordinary Altruism: A Cognitive Neuroscience Perspective; Part III Resilience and Creativity; 10. Increasing Positive Emotion in Negative Contexts: Emotional Consequences, Neural Correlates, and Implications for Resilience; 11. Could Meditation Modulate the Neurobiology of Learning Not to Fear?; 12. The Role of Brain Connectivity in Musical Experience; 13. The Function of Positive Emotions in Exploration; Index
Control code
ocn929332104
Extent
1 online resource (ix, 241 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780190608972
Lccn
2015044606
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
http://library.link/vocab/recordID
.b37508593
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (OCoLC)929332104
  • oso0190608978

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