From Scanner to Sound Bite

  title={From Scanner to Sound Bite},
  author={Cordelia Fine},
  journal={Current Directions in Psychological Science},
  pages={280 - 283}
  • C. Fine
  • Published 1 October 2010
  • Psychology
  • Current Directions in Psychological Science
Neuroimaging research is yielding reports of sex differences in the brain. Yet the likelihood of spurious findings of sex differences, the teething problems of new technology, the obscurity of the relation between brain structure and psychological function, and difficulties inferring mental states from neuroimaging data all require us to be considerably cautious in interpreting such results. Unfortunately, these issues are often overlooked in popular accounts. Together with a tendency for… 

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