Foundations of Behavioral Neuroscience: Pearson New International Edition


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Éditeur
Pearson Education
Édition
9
Auteur
Neil R. Carlson,
Langue
anglais
BISAC Subject Heading
PSY000000 PSYCHOLOGY
BIC subject category (UK)
JM Psychology
Code publique Onix
05 College/higher education
Date de première publication du titre
01 novembre 2013
Subject Scheme Identifier Code
Classification thématique Thema: Psychologie

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01 novembre 2013
ISBN-13
9781292035178
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In this Section:
1. Brief Table of Contents

2. Full Table of Contents

 

1. Brief Table of Contents

 

Chapter 1:   Origins of Behavioral Neuroscience

Chapter 2:   Structure and Functions of Cells of the Nervous System

Chapter 3:   Structure of the Nervous System

Chapter 4:   Psychopharmacology

Chapter 5:   Methods and Strategies of Research

Chapter 6:   Vision

Chapter 7:   Audition, the Body Senses, and the Chemical Senses

Chapter 8:   Sleep and Biological Rhythms

Chapter 9:   Reproductive Behavior

Chapter 10:    Emotion

Chapter 11:    Ingestive Behavior

Chapter 12:    Learning and Memory

Chapter 13:    Human Communication

Chapter 14:    Neurological Disorders

Chapter 15:    Schizophrenia, Affective Disorders, and Anxiety Disorders

Chapter 16:    Autistic, Attention-Deficit, Stress,nd Substance Abuse Disorders

2. Full Table of Contents

 

Chapter 1:   Origins of Behavioral Neuroscience

Understanding Human Consciousness: A Physiological Approach

The Nature of Behavioral Neuroscience

Natural Selection and Evolution

Ethical Issues in Research with Animals

Careers in Neuroscience

Strategies for Learning

 

Chapter 2:   Structure and Functions of Cells of the Nervous System

Cells of the Nervous System

Communication Within a Neuron

Communication Between Neurons

 

Chapter 3:   Structure of the Nervous System

Basic Features of the Nervous System

The Central Nervous System

The Peripheral Nervous System

 

Chapter 4:   Psychopharmacology

Principles of Psychopharmacology

Sites of Drug Action

Neurotransmitters and Neuromodulators

 

Chapter 5:   Methods and Strategies of Research

Experimental Ablation

Recording and Stimulating Neural Activity

Neurochemical Methods

Genetic Methods

 

Chapter 6:   Vision

The Stimulus

Anatomy of the Visual System

Coding of Visual Information in the Retina

Analysis of Visual Information: Role of the Striate Cortex

Analysis of Visual Information: Role of the Visual Association Cortex

 

Chapter 7:   Audition, the Body Senses, and the Chemical Senses

Audition

Vestibular System

Somatosenses

Gustation

Olfaction

 

Chapter 8:   Sleep and Biological Rhythms

A Physiological and Behavioral Description of Sleep

Disorders of Sleep

Why Do We Sleep?

Physiological Mechanisms of Sleep and Waking

Biological Clocks

 

Chapter 9:   Reproductive Behavior

Sexual Development

Hormonal Control of Sexual Behavior

Neural Control of Sexual Behavior

Parental Behavior

 

Chapter 10:   Emotion

Emotions as Response Patterns

Communication of Emotions

Feelings of Emotions

 

Chapter 11:   Ingestive Behavior

Physiological Regulatory Mechanisms

Drinking

Eating: Some Facts About Metabolism

What Starts a Meal?

What Stops a Meal?

Brain Mechanisms

Obesity

Anorexia Nervosa/Bulimia Nervosa

 

Chapter 12:   Learning and Memory

The Nature of Learning

Synaptic Plasticity: Long-Term Potentiation and Long-Term Depression

Perceptual Learning

Classical Conditioning

Instrumental Conditioning

Relational Learning

 

Chapter 13:   Human Communication

Speech Production and Comprehension: Brain Mechanisms

Disorders of Reading and Writing

 

Chapter 14:   Neurological Disorders

Tumors

Seizure Disorders

Cerebrovascular Accidents

Traumatic Brain Injury

Disorders of Development

Degenerative Disorders

Disorders Caused by Infectious Diseases

  

Chapter 15:   Autistic, Attention-Deficit, Stress,nd Substance Abuse Disorders

Autistic Disorder

Attention-Deficit/Hyperactivity Disorder

Stress Disorders

Substance Abuse Disorders

 

Chapter 16:   Schizophrenia, Affective Disorders, and Anxiety Disorders

Schizophrenia

Major Affective Disorders

Anxiety Disorders

 


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