The Rediscovery of Slowness: Exploring the Timing of Cognition

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The Rediscovery of Slowness : Exploring the Timing of Cognition. / Kringelbach, Morten L; McIntosh, Anthony R; Ritter, Petra; Jirsa, Viktor K; Deco, Gustavo.

In: Trends in Cognitive Sciences, Vol. 19, No. 10, 10.2015, p. 616-28.

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Kringelbach, ML, McIntosh, AR, Ritter, P, Jirsa, VK & Deco, G 2015, 'The Rediscovery of Slowness: Exploring the Timing of Cognition', Trends in Cognitive Sciences, vol. 19, no. 10, pp. 616-28. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.tics.2015.07.011

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Kringelbach, M. L., McIntosh, A. R., Ritter, P., Jirsa, V. K., & Deco, G. (2015). The Rediscovery of Slowness: Exploring the Timing of Cognition. Trends in Cognitive Sciences, 19(10), 616-28. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.tics.2015.07.011

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Kringelbach ML, McIntosh AR, Ritter P, Jirsa VK, Deco G. 2015. The Rediscovery of Slowness: Exploring the Timing of Cognition. Trends in Cognitive Sciences. 19(10):616-28. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.tics.2015.07.011

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Kringelbach ML, McIntosh AR, Ritter P, Jirsa VK, Deco G. The Rediscovery of Slowness: Exploring the Timing of Cognition. Trends in Cognitive Sciences. 2015 Oct;19(10):616-28. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.tics.2015.07.011

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Kringelbach, Morten L ; McIntosh, Anthony R ; Ritter, Petra ; Jirsa, Viktor K ; Deco, Gustavo. / The Rediscovery of Slowness : Exploring the Timing of Cognition. In: Trends in Cognitive Sciences. 2015 ; Vol. 19, No. 10. pp. 616-28.

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