How to Test Cognitive Theory with fMRI

@article{Chatham2019HowTT,
  title={How to Test Cognitive Theory with fMRI},
  author={Christopher H. Chatham and David Badre},
  journal={New Methods in Cognitive Psychology},
  year={2019}
}
The objective of this chapter is to provide a guide to using functional magnetic resonance imaging (fMRI) to inform cognitive theory. This is, of course, a daunting task, as the premise itself - that fMRI data can inform cognitive theory - is still actively debated. Below, we touch on this debate as a means of framing our guide. In particular, we argue that cognitive theories can be constrained by neuroscientific data, including that offered by fMRI, but to do so requires embellishing the… 
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