The Brain: An Introduction to Functional Neuroanatomy
Academic Press, Sep 20, 2010 - Science - 216 pages
The authors of the most cited neuroscience publication, The Rat Brain in Stereotaxic Coordinates, have written this introductory textbook for neuroscience students. The text is clear and concise, and offers an excellent introduction to the essential concepts of neuroscience.
This book will inspire and inform students of neuroscience. It is designed for beginning students in the health sciences, including psychology, nursing, biology, and medicine.
A map of the brain
Command and controlthe motor systems
Gathering informationthe sensory systems
The human cerebral cortex
Higher level functionsconsciousness learning memory and emotions
When things go wrongbrain disease and injury
The development of the brain and spinal cord