Fundamental Neuroscience (Deluxe Version) / Edition 1

Fundamental Neuroscience (Deluxe Version) / Edition 1

ISBN-10:
0127808728
ISBN-13:
9780127808727
Pub. Date:
06/01/1998
Publisher:
Elsevier Science & Technology Books
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Fundamental Neuroscience (Deluxe Version) / Edition 1

Fundamental Neuroscience is the only comprehensive text that defines the full scope of neuroscience. Developed in accordance with results of extensive reviews by neuroscience instructors, and in cooperation with the Association of Neuroscience Departments and Programs (ANDP), this text is divided into seven integrated sections. Each section may be used for a specific course, or the full text may be adopted to provide a broad-based curriculum that will carry the student from molecular to cognitive neuroscience. The Deluxe Package includes a CD-ROM that contains all of the color illustrations for teaching and presentations.

Key Distinctions:
* Written by approximately 100 authors who are specialists in their field
* Careful editing ensures a uniform style and cross-referencing
* Prepared in cooperation with the Association of Neuroscience Departments and Programs
* Created through the stewardship of an internationally renowned editorial board
* Outlined and balanced in accordance with the results of careful, extensive reviews by neuroscience instructors
* Provides historical context and clearly addresses the current state and mature progress of neuroscience and psychology disciplines
* Contains a comprehensive, balanced cognitive section
* Covers integrative systems and the clinical significance of neurobiology
* Comprehensive coverage of molecular, cellular, developmental, organismal, behavioral, and cognitive neuroscience
* Accessible to students from a variety of backgrounds
* World wide web site for updates and information forum: www.academicpress.com/fun

Special Features:
* Nearly 1000 four-color illustrations of the highest quality possible
* CD-ROM of illustrations included for presentations and course instruction
* Provides discussions of key experiments
* Lists bibliographies of reviews and classic papers for each chapter
* Includes clinical correlations and examples from a wide range of species
* Presents critical ethical content useful for mini courses
* Graduate students in neuroscience and related fields
* Advanced undergraduates
* Medical students wishing an experimental approach to the subject
* Researchers interested in updating their background in the field
* Designed to be accessible to people from across disciplines: Psychology, Biology, Computer Science, Engineering, Chemistry, Pharmacy, and others

"Neuroscience is a broad field built upon concerted activities of numerous heterogeneous disciplines, and continuous efforts of integration are imperative. Fundamental Neuroscience represents such efforts and helps readers to comprehend the whole scope of neuroscience, a field which is rapidly growing in many directions, including clinical research and application." (Masao Ito, Riken Brain Science Institute)

Product Details

ISBN-13: 9780127808727
Publisher: Elsevier Science & Technology Books
Publication date: 06/01/1998
Edition description: Older Edition
Pages: 1600
Product dimensions: 8.88(w) x 11.15(h) x 2.63(d)
Age Range: 18 Years

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