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Author Kolb, Bryan, 1947-

Title An introduction to brain and behavior / Bryan Kolb, Ian Q. Whishaw.

Publication Info. New York, NY : Worth Publishers, [2014]

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Edition 4th ed.
Description xxvi, 604, 7, 10, 12, 3, 20 pages : color illustrations ; 28 cm
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and indexes.
Contents What are the origins of brain and behavior? -- How does the nervous system function? -- What are the functional units of the nervous system? -- How do neurons use electrical activity to transmit information? -- How do neurons use electrochemical signals to communicate and adapt? -- How do drugs and hormones influence the brain and behavior? -- How do we study the brain's structure and functions? -- How does the nervous system develop and adapt? -- How do we sense, perceive, and see the world? -- How do we hear, speak, and make music? -- How does the nervous system respond to stimulation and produce movement? -- What causes emotional and motivated behavior? -- Why do we sleep and dream? -- How do we learn and remember? -- How does the brain think? -- What happens when the brain misbehaves? -- Answers to section review self-tests -- Glossary.
Subject Neurophysiology -- Textbooks.
Genre/Form Textbooks.
Subject Neuropsychology -- Textbooks.
Human behavior -- Textbooks.
Human behavior.
Brain -- Textbooks.
Genre/Form Textbooks.
Added Author Whishaw, Ian Q., 1939-
Added Title Brain and behavior
ISBN 1429242280