Journals Higher Education



Published: 17 August 2006

312 Pages | 5 photographs, 58 line illus.

ISBN: 9780198566274

Bookseller Code (05)

Emotion and Reason

The Cognitive Neuroscience of Decision Making

Alain Berthoz
Translated by Giselle Weiss

  • An exhaustive examination of decision making processes, how they link with emotion, and how they control our perceptive processes
  • Contains a critical examination of decision theories, for those in a broad range of disciplines
  • Describes diseases of the brain that can affect decision making processes, particularly of relevance to those interested in legal issues of responsibility and justice

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