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Brain & behavior : an introduction to biological psychology

Author: Bob Garrett
Publisher: Thousand Oaks, Calif. : Sage, ©2011.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : 3rd edView all editions and formats
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Genre/Form: Textbooks
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Bob Garrett
ISBN: 9781412981682 1412981689
OCLC Number: 617425474
Description: xvi, 615 pages : illustrations (some color) ; 28 cm
Contents: What is biopsychology? --
Neural foundations of behavior: the basic equipment --
Communication within the nervous system --
The organization and functions of the nervous system --
Methods and ethics of research --
Motivation and emotion: what makes us go --
Drugs, addiction, and reward --
Motivation and the regulation of internal states --
Biology of sex and gender --
Emotion and health --
Interacting with the world --
Hearing and language --
Vision and visual perception --
Body senses and movement --
Complex behavior --
Learning and memory --
Intelligence and cognitive functioning --
Psychological disorders --
Sleep and consciousness.
Other Titles: Brain and behavior
Responsibility: Bob Garrett.

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