Full List of New Entries

The Oxford Companion to the Mind 2nd edition: New Entries

Edited by Richard Gregory

The following entries are either completely new or have been completely rewritten:


aggressive behaviour
Alhazan
Alzheimer's disease
animal-human comparisons
animus
anthropomorphism
aphasia
aphrodisiacs
artificial intelligence (mini symposium)
artificial life
attachment
attachment theory
autism and Asperger syndromev Babbage, Charles
Bergson, Henri
blindsight
body language
Boole, George
Bowlby, John
brain development
brain function and awareness
brain imaging: the methods
brain imaging: altered states of consciousness
brain imaging: neural correlates of consciousness
brain imaging: neural correlates of will
brain stimulation
brain theorizing
Broadbent, Donald
Burton, Richard Francis
caffeine: effects of
cerebral achromatopsia
Charles Bonnet syndrome
children's understanding of the physical world
classification of psychiatric disorders
Cleomedes
cognitive modularity
colour perception: constancy and contrast
compassion
complex
computer chess
concept
conjuring
consciousness (mini symposium)
construction of fiction
cruelty
delirium
depersonalization
depression
Down's syndrome
drama
dreaming (2 entries)
Driesch, Hans Adolf Eduard
drugs, recreational
dyslexia
emotion
emotional brain
evolutionary psychology
evolution of the ear
existentialism
extrasensory perception
extraterrestrial intelligence
eye movements
eye movements for pictures
eye position signals
Eyseneck, Hans Jürgen
face-to-face communication
facial expressions: origins
filling in scotomas
free will
functionalism
Gage, Phineas
genetics of mental illness
Gombrich, Ernst
graphology
Haeckel, Ernst
hair cells
Hebb, Donald Olding
Heidegger, Martin
Hume, David
hypnosis
illusions
imagination
infancy, mind in
intelligence differences
intention
Jaspers, Karl
jet lag
language: neuropsychology
lie detector
localization of brain function and cortical maps
lying and deception
McCullough, Warren Sturgis
male and female brain
ME
memes
memories, falsememory, autobiographical
mental illness
mental imagery (2 entries)
mental rehearsal
Merleau-Ponty, Maurice
mind in science fiction
mirror cells
moon illusion
motion perception
Munchausen syndrome
negotiation
neo-haptic touch
neural networks in the brain
neuroanatomical techniques
neurotransmitters and neuromodulators
nothingness
obsessive-compulsive disorder
out-of-body experience
pattern recognition
personality disorder
perspective
phantom limbs
phobias
placebo
placebo effect
primate language
priming
proprioceptiom
psychokinesis
psychometric testing
Ptolemy
purpose
puzzles
qualia
reading speed and colour
schizophrenia
schizophrenia: evidence for a neurochemical basis
science and religion
sex differences in intelligence (2 entries)
Shannon, Claude Elwood
shell-shock
Skinner, Burrhus Frederic
solipsism
space psychology
Sperry, Roger
spindle cells
stereoscopic vision
synaesthesia
thinking about feeling
tickling
tilted rooms
touch
transactional analysis
twins
vision-for-action
visual brain in action
Williams syndrome
Yoruba concept of mind
Young, John Zachary
Zangwill, Oliver
Zeigarnik effect
Zen
Zener cards
zero crossings
zoetrope
zombie