Relating Psychology and Neuroscience: Taking Up the Challenges.

  title={Relating Psychology and Neuroscience: Taking Up the Challenges.},
  author={Peter J. Marshall},
  journal={Perspectives on psychological science : a journal of the Association for Psychological Science},
  volume={4 2},
Advances in brain research have invigorated an ongoing debate about the relations between psychology and neuroscience. Cognitive science has historically neglected the study of neuroscience, although the influential subfield of cognitive neuroscience has since attempted to combine information processing approaches with an awareness of brain functioning. Although cognitive neuroscience does not necessarily support a reductionist approach, certain philosophers of mind have suggested that… CONTINUE READING

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