Judit Gervain Laboratoire Psychologie de la Perception CNRS & Université Paris Descartes   Early auditory and speech perception lays the foundations of language development   Newborns and young infants have sophisticated auditory abilities. Some of these are broad and universal, others already reflect prenatal experience with the native language. The talk will present a series […]

CNI seminar: Rosie Cowell

February 26, 2019
11:30 AM - 12:30 PM

Rosie Cowell Department of Psychological and Brain Sciences Computational Memory and Perception Lab University of Massachusetts Amherst   Banishing Ghosts of Process from the Neural Machinery of Human Memory: A Representational Hierarchical Account of Cognition   In cognitive neuroscience, mental processes or cognitive functions have often served as labels for characterizing the functional division of […]

SBSI Brown Bag Seminar: Kris Smith

February 28, 2019
12:00 PM - 1:15 PM

Location: Room 357 Levin Building   Kris Smith Department of Psychology University of Pennsylvania   Partner choice and the evolution of human cooperation: Evidence from hunter-gatherers   Humans cooperate to an unparalleled scope and degree in the animal kingdom. How did this propensity to cooperate with strangers evolve? One hypothesis is that our ability to […]