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 Enseignement supérieur
Date de première publication du titre
01 novembre 2013
Subject Scheme Identifier Code
Classification thématique Thema: Psychologie

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01 novembre 2013
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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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