Last Thursday, Dr. Matthew Rizzo and Dr. Susan Johnson spoke to law students about computers and cognitive functioning. If you attended and are hungering for more information, or could not make the presentation and want to learn more, check out some of these resources below!
Click here for Dr. Susan Johnson’s notes.
Your Brain on Computers: Outdoors and Out of Reach, Studying the Brain: What some scientists learn when they study the brain away from any technology.
Is Google making us stupid? Listen to this episode from “Are We Alone?”
Continuous Partial Attention: What is multi-tasking and what is continuous partial attention? What are the cognitive effects of each?
Mind the Grid: Escaping technology and finding meditation.
Paying Attention or Fatally Distracted? A law professor takes on concentration and computers.
Will the Blackberry Sink the Presidency? The pitfalls of being interrupted, continually.