Topic: Cognition

Anxiety in political advertising

May 4, 2012
Anxiety in political advertising

In this latest analysis, Assistant Professor of Government Bethany Albertson explains how candidates tap into voters' emotions in political ads.

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The memory function

Feb. 13, 2012
The memory function

In this research QandA, Assistant Professor Alison Preston reveals how the brain supports memory and how memory influences the decisions we make.

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Self-Reported Cognitive Difficulties May Indicate Early Signs of Cerebrovascular Disease, Research Shows

Oct. 5, 2011

Middle-aged adults at risk for cardiovascular disease (CVD) can perceive and complain about related cognitive difficulties long before standard neuropsychological screening tools detect any problems, according to a recent study from The University of Texas at Austin.

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