Journal article icon

Journal article

When BOLD is thicker than water: processing social information about kin and friends at different levels of the social network

Abstract:

The aim of this study was to examine differences in the neural processing of social information about kin and friends at different levels of closeness and social network level. Twenty-five female participants engaged in a cognitive social task involving different individuals in their social network while undergoing functional magnetic resonance imaging scanning to detect BOLD (Blood Oxygen Level Dependent) signals changes. Greater levels of activation occurred in several regions of the brain ...

Expand abstract
Publication status:
Published
Peer review status:
Peer reviewed

Actions


Access Document


Files:
Publisher copy:
10.1093/scan/nsw101

Authors


More by this author
Institution:
University of Oxford
Division:
MSD
Department:
Experimental Psychology
Role:
Author
More from this funder
Funding agency for:
Dunbar, R
Grant:
295663
Publisher:
Oxford University Press Publisher's website
Journal:
Social Cognitive and Affective Neuroscience Journal website
Volume:
11
Issue:
12
Pages:
1952-1960
Publication date:
2016-08-30
Acceptance date:
2016-07-21
DOI:
EISSN:
1749-5024
ISSN:
1749-5016
Pmid:
27576746
Source identifiers:
744925
Keywords:
Pubs id:
pubs:744925
UUID:
uuid:0f9d7bf8-7534-4cf7-be95-d79f285f1fe0
Local pid:
pubs:744925
Deposit date:
2018-12-04

Terms of use


Views and Downloads






If you are the owner of this record, you can report an update to it here: Report update to this record

TO TOP