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Module Reading List

Joint Honours/Intercalated Programme: Cognitive Neuroscience, 2017/18, Semester 2
Dr Melanie Burke
m.r.burke@leeds.ac.uk
Tutor information is taken from the Module Catalogue

Lecture 1: Introduction to Cognitive Neuroscience Methods

Book:

Chapter 2: Principles of cognitive neuroscience , 2nd edition by Purves et al (2013)

Paper:

Bandettini, P. A. (2009). What's new in neuroimaging methods? Annals of the New York Academy of Sciences. 1156: 260–293. http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC2716071/

 

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Lecture 2: Fundamentals of Human Neuroscience

Books (Choose one of the following options):

• The Human Nervous System: Principles of Cognitive Neuroscience, 2nd edition by Purves et al (2013).

• Chapter 1: Principles of Cognitive Neuroscience, 1st edition by Purves et al. (2008)

• Kandel, E., Schwartz, J., & Jessell, T. (2000). Principles of Neural Science. New York: McGraw-Hill. Ch. 1, The Brain and Behavior, pp. 5-19. Available as an Online Course Reading in Minerva  Available as an Online Course Reading in the VLE

• Kolb, B., & Whishaw, I.Q. (2003). Fundamentals of Human Neuropsychology. New York: Worth Publishers.

• Nolte, J. (1999). The Human Brain: An introduction to its functional anatomy. St. Louis, MI: Mosby Inc.

Zeki, S. (1993). Functional specialization in human cerebral cortex. A vision of the brain ISBN: 0632030542. Boston: Blackwell, Ch. 2, pp. 17-21.

Papers:

• Geschwind, N. (1979). Specializations of the human brain. Scientific American., 241, 158-168.

• Petrides, M., & Pandya, D.N. (2009). Distinct parietal and temporal pathways to the homologues of Broca’s area in the monkey. PLoS biology. ISSN: 1544-9173; 1545-7885 (online)

The brain from top to bottom [blog]. Available from: http://thebrain.mcgill.ca

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Lecture 3: Functional Lateralization in the Brain

Book:

Chapter 11: Kolb, B., & Whishaw, I.Q. (2003). Fundamentals of Human Neuropsychology. New York: Worth Publishers. Available as an Online Course Reading in Minerva  Available as an Online Course Reading in the VLE

Papers:

• Gazzaniga, M.S. (1967). The split brain in man. Scientific American., 217, 24-29.

• Gazzaniga, M.S. (1998). The split brain revisited. Scientific American., 279, 50-55.

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Lecture 4: Attentional Processing in the Brain

Book:

Chapter 6 and 7: The control of Attention in the Principles of cognitive neuroscience by Purves et al (2013).

Papers:

Corbetta and Shulman (2002) Control of goal-directed and stimulus-driven attention in the brain. Nature reviews neuroscience, 3: 201-216.

Kanwisher and Wojciulik (2000) Visual Attention: insights from brain imaging. Nature reviews neuroscience. 1: 91-100.

Posner (1980) Orienting of attention. Quarterly journal of experimental psychology. 32: 3-25.

Sarter, Givens and Bruno (2001) The cognitive neuroscience of sustained attention: where top-down meets bottom-up. Brain research reviews, 35: 146-160.

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Lecture 5: The Neuroscience of Memory

Book:

Chapters 8 and 9: Principles of cognitive neuroscience by Purves et al. (2008). Chapters on short and long term memory.

Papers:

Baddeley, A. D. (2003) Working Memory: Looking back and looking forward. Nature reviews neuroscience, 4 (10): 829-839.

Wood and Grafman (2003) Human prefrontal cortex: processing and representational perspectives. Nature reviews neuroscience. 4(2),139-47.

Andersen, R.A. (1995) Encoding of intention and spatial location in the posterior parietal cortex. Cerebral cortex, 5: 457-469.

Blumenfeld, R.S. Randanath, C. 2006. Dorsolateral prefrontal cortex promotes long-term memory formation through its role in working memory organization. Journal of neuroscience, 26(3): 916-925.

Suzuki, W.A. 2006. Encoding new episodes and making them stick. Neuron, 50: 19-21.

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Lecture 6: Emotional Processing in the Brain

Books (choose one of the following):

Chapter 10: Purves et al, (2013) Principles of cognitive neuroscience. pp 319 - 357.

Chapter 11: Carlson (2010) Physiology of Behavior, Tenth Edition, Pearson Publishers pp. 360-372.

Papers:

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Lecture 7: Motivation in Human Appetite

Paper:

Berthoud HR & Morrison C (2008) The brain, appetite and obesity. Annual review of psychology, 59: 55-92.

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Lecture 8: Neuroscience of Language

Books (choose one of the following):

• Chapter 12: Principles of Cognitive Neuroscience, 2nd edition by Purves et al. (2013). 

• Chapters 20, 21: Principles of cognitive neuroscience, 1st edition by Purves et al. (2008)

• Kandel, E., Schwartz, J., & Jessell, T. (2000). Language and the Aphasias. Principles of Neural Science. New York: McGraw-Hill. Ch. 59, pp. 1169-1187.

• Kolb, B., & Whishaw, I.Q. (2003). The Origins of Language. Fundamentals of Human Neuropsychology. New York: Worth Publishers. Ch. 19, pp. 483-515.

Papers:

• Dronkers, N.F. (1996). A new brain region for coordinating speech articulation. Nature., 384, 159-161.

• Geschwind, N. (1970). The organization of language and the brain. Science., 170, 940-944.

• Winner, E. & Gardner, H. (1977). The comprehension of metaphor in brain-damaged patients. Brain. ISSN: 0006-8950; 1460-2156 (online), 100, 717-729.

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Lecture 9: The Ageing Brain and Memory

Online book: http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/books/NBK3885/? report=reader#_ch1_s1_

Papers:

Park and Reuter-Lorenz (2009). The adaptive brain: aging and neurocognitive scaffolding. Annual review of psychology, 60:173-196.

Grady (2008). Cognitive neuroscience of aging. Annals of the New York Academy of Sciences, 1124:127-144.

This list was last updated on 14/12/2017