Discovering Behavioral Neuroscience: An Introduction to Biological Psychology
With comprehensive, authoritative coverage and student-centered pedagogy, DISCOVERING BEHAVIORAL NEUROSCIENCE: AN INTRODUCTION TO BIOLOGICAL PSYCHOLOGY, 4th Edition is ideal for a broad range of students taking a beginning undergraduate course in biological or physiological psychology. Updated to reflect current thinking in the field, the book provides a foundational understanding of the structure and function of the nervous system and its relationship to both typical and disordered human behavior. Author Laura Freberg -- who has more than 30 years of teaching experience at schools ranging from community colleges to the Ivy League -- presents classic concepts, current topics, and cutting-edge research in a style that is both accessible to beginning students and appealing to students with stronger backgrounds.
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Functional Neuroanatomy and the Evolution of the Nervous System
Neurophysiology The Structure and Functions of the Cells of the Nervous System
Genetics and the Development of the Human Brain
Nonvisual Sensation and Perception
Homeostasis Motivation and Reward
Learning and Memory
Emotion Aggression and Stress
Sleep and Waking
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