Richard J. Davidson

Richard J. Davidson is the William James and Vilas Research Professor of Psychology and Psychiatry at the University of Wisconsin. He is coeditor of Brain Asymmetry (MIT Press, 1994) and Foundations in Social Neuroscience (MIT Press, 2001).

Books by this Editor

Edited By Richard J. Davidson, Kenneth Hugdahl
The folk belief that the left brain hemisphere is dominant for language and the right for visuospatial functions is incomplete and even misleading. Research shows that asymmetries exist at all levels of the nervous system and apply to emotional as well as to higher cognitive processes. Going beyond the authors' previous book, Brain Asymmetry, this book reflects the most recent thinking on...
Edited By John T. Cacioppo, Gary G. Berntson, Ralph Adolphs, C. Sue Carter, Richard J. Davidson, Martha McClintock, Bruce S. McEwen, Michael Meaney, Daniel L. Schacter, Esther M. Sternberg, Steve Suomi, Shelley E. Taylor
A full understanding of the biology and behavior of humans cannot be complete without the collective contributions of the social sciences, cognitive sciences, and neurosciences. This book collects eighty-two of the foundational articles in the emerging discipline of social neuroscience.The book addresses five main areas of research: multilevel integrative analyses of social behavior, using the...

Journal Articles by this Author

Journal of Cognitive Neuroscience
Volume 26, Issue 9 (September 2014)
By Aaron S. Heller, Regina C. Lapate, Kaitlyn E. Mayer, Richard J. Davidson
Journal of Cognitive Neuroscience
Volume 27, Issue 2 (February 2014)
By Tim V. Salomons, Robin Nusslock, Allison Detloff, Tom Johnstone, Richard J. Davidson