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Table of Contents

Biopsychology as a neuroscience
Evolution, genetics, and experience
Anatomy of the nervous system
Neural conduction and synaptic transmission
The research methods of biopsychology
The visual system
Mechanisms of perception : hearing, touch, smell, taste, and attention
The sensorimotor system
Development of the nervous system
Brain damage and neuroplasticity
Learning, memory, and amnesia
Hunger, eating, and health
Hormones and sex
Sleep, dreaming, and circadian rhythms
Drug addiction and the brain
Lateralization, language, and the split brain
Biopsychology of emotion, stress, and health
Biopsychology of psychiatric disorders.

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references (p. 516-563) and indexes.

Classifications

Dewey Decimal Class
612.8
Library of Congress
QP360 .P463 2011

The Physical Object

Pagination
xxiv, 584 p. :
Number of pages
584

ID Numbers

Open Library
OL24816460M
ISBN 13
9780205832569
LC Control Number
2010038756
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January 19, 2012 Edited by Yuri Sulyma added cover image
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July 23, 2011 Created by LC Bot Imported from Library of Congress MARC record.