Learning and Memory: The Behavioral and Biological Substrates / Edition 1

Learning and Memory: The Behavioral and Biological Substrates / Edition 1

by Isidore Gormezano
     
 

ISBN-10: 0805808884

ISBN-13: 9780805808889

Pub. Date: 07/28/1992

Publisher: Taylor & Francis

This volume presents the views and findings of behaviorally and biologically oriented investigators invited to participate in The University of Iowa's biennial learning and memory symposium. While chapters vary in their scope and depth of coverage, they are all amply referenced so that researchers, teachers, and students can obtain background information

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This volume presents the views and findings of behaviorally and biologically oriented investigators invited to participate in The University of Iowa's biennial learning and memory symposium. While chapters vary in their scope and depth of coverage, they are all amply referenced so that researchers, teachers, and students can obtain background information appropriate to their respective needs.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780805808889
Publisher:
Taylor & Francis
Publication date:
07/28/1992
Pages:
424
Product dimensions:
6.10(w) x 8.90(h) x 1.30(d)
Lexile:
1450L (what's this?)

Table of Contents

Preface
Introduction1
1Foraging by Rats on a Radial Maze: Learning, Memory, and Decision Rules7
2Spatial Memory in Hoarding and Nonhoarding Tits (Paridae)25
3Testing the Cognitive Capacities of Animals45
4Memory and Expectancy in Delayed Discrimination Procedures61
5Preference for Unpredictability is Reversed When Unpredictable Nonreward is Aversive: Procedures, Data, and Theories of Appetitive Observing Response Acquisition81
6Biological and Psychological Description of an Internal Clock105
7Conditioned Stimulus Control of the Expression of Sensitization of the Behavioral Activating Effects of Opiate and Stimulant Drugs129
8A Neural Analysis of Fear Conditioning153
9An Animal Model of Central Nervous System Dysfunction Associated with Fetal Alcohol Exposure: Behavioral and Neuroanatomical Correlates183
10Experience-Dependent Synaptogenesis as a Plausible Memory Mechanism209
11Biophysical and Biochemical Records of Associate Memory in Rabbit CA1 Pyramidal Neurons and Hermissenda B Cells231
12Neurobiology of an Attribute Model of Memory: Role of Prefrontal Cortex251
13System Properties of the Hippocampus275
14Central Pathways Involved in Classical Differential Conditioning of Heart Rate Responses in Rabbits321
15A Cerebellar Neural Network Implementation of a Temporally Adaptive Conditioned Response347
16The Essential Memory Trace Circuit for a Basic Form of Associative Learning369
Author Index387
Subject Index407

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