Behavioral and Brain Sciences

Short Communication

A dynamical system theory approach to cognitive neuroscience

D. Heinke a1
a1 Cognitive Science Research Centre, School of Psychology, University of Birmingham, Birmingham B15 2TT, United Kingdom


Neural organization contains a wealth of facts from all areas of brain research and provides a useful overview of physiological data for those working outside the immediate field. Furthermore, it gives a good example that the approach of dynamical system theory together with the concepts of cooperative and competitive interaction can be fruitful for an interdisciplinary approach to cognition.