Biopsychology / Edition 3

Biopsychology / Edition 3

by John P. J. Pinel
     
 

ISBN-10: 0205184456

ISBN-13: 9780205184453

Pub. Date: 05/28/1996

Publisher: Allyn & Bacon, Inc.

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MyPsychKit is now available for physiological psychology!  Now you can expand your knowledge of biopsychology with MyPsychKit.

 

MyPsychKit is an electronic supplement to aid student learning and comprehension featuring the most diverse features:  book-specific learning objectives, flashcards with key terms and definitions, practice tests, interactive figures and diagrams from the text and neuroscience animations and videos which demonstrate the most important principles through movement and interaction.

 

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Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780205184453
Publisher:
Allyn & Bacon, Inc.
Publication date:
05/28/1996
Edition description:
Older Edition
Pages:
570
Product dimensions:
8.72(w) x 11.12(h) x 0.98(d)

Table of Contents

Biopsychology as a Neuroscience1
Evolution, Genetics, and Experience: Asking the Right Questions about the Biology of Behavior19
The Anatomy of the Nervous System49
Neural Conduction and Synaptic Transmission80
What Biopsychologists Do: The Research Methods of Biopsychology105
Human Brain Damage and Animal Models130
The Visual System: From Eye to Cortex150
Mechanisms of Perception179
The Sensorimotor System208
The Biopsychology of Eating and Drinking234
Hormones and Sex268
Sleep, Dreaming, and Circadian Rhythms295
Drug Addiction and Reward Circuits in the Brain323
Memory and Amnesia350
Neuroplasticity: Development, Learning, and Recovery from Brain Damage378
Lateralization, Language, and the Split Brain410
Biopsychology of Emotion, Stress, and Mental Illness437

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