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Principles of hormone behavior relations

Author: Donald W Pfaff; M Ian Phillips; Robert Terry Rubin
Publisher: Amsterdam ; Boston : Elsevier Academic Press, 2004.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : EnglishView all editions and formats
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This text introduces underlying principles of the endocrine regulation of behavior in animals and humans. Every chapter begins by stating a principle, followed by specific examples of hormone actions derived from scientific experiments and clinical observations, and concludes with a few challenging unanswered questions. The reference source Hormones, Brain & Behavior identified this field as rapidly expanding within  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
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Pfaff, Donald W., 1939-
Principles of hormone behavior relations.
Amsterdam ; Boston : Elsevier Academic Press, 2004
(DLC) 2004303348
(OCoLC)57001068
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Donald W Pfaff; M Ian Phillips; Robert Terry Rubin
ISBN: 9780125531498 0125531494 9780080473970 0080473970 1280966947 9781280966941
OCLC Number: 162576241
Description: 1 online resource (xviii, 335 pages) : illustrations
Contents: Section I. --
Characterizing the Phenomena: Hormone Effects are Strong and Reliable --
Section II. --
History: Hormone Effects can Depend on Family, Gender, and Development --
Section III. --
Time: Hormonal Effects on Behavior Depend on Temporal Parameters --
Section IV. --
Space: Spatial Aspects of Hormone Administration and Impact are Important --
Section V. --
Mechanisms: Molecular and Biophysical Mechanisms of Hormone Actions Give Clues to Future Therapeutic Strategies --
Section VI. --
Environment: Environmental Variables Influence Hormone/Behavior Relations --
Section VII. --
Evolution. Characterizing the Phenomena: Hormone Effects are Strong and Reliable --
History: Hormone Effects can Depend on Family, Gender, and Development --
Time: Hormonal Effects on Behavior Depend on Temporal Parameters --
Space: Spatial Aspects of Hormone Administration and Impact are Important --
Mechanisms: Molecular and Biophysical Mechanisms of Hormone Actions Give Clues to Future Therapeutic Strategies --
Environment: Environmental Variables Influence Hormone/Behavior Relations --
Evolution.
Responsibility: Donald W. Pfaff, M. Ian Phillips, Robert T. Rubin.
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