Cultural neuroscience of the self: understanding the social grounding of the brain.

@article{Kitayama2010CulturalNO,
  title={Cultural neuroscience of the self: understanding the social grounding of the brain.},
  author={Shinobu Kitayama and Jiyoung Park},
  journal={Social cognitive and affective neuroscience},
  year={2010},
  volume={5 2-3},
  pages={
          111-29
        }
}
Cultural neuroscience is an interdisciplinary field of research that investigates interrelations among culture, mind and the brain. Drawing on both the growing body of scientific evidence on cultural variation in psychological processes and the recent development of social and cognitive neuroscience, this emerging field of research aspires to understand how culture as an amalgam of values, meanings, conventions, and artifacts that constitute daily social realities might interact with the mind… Expand
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