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- Previous ed.: 2003.
- Includes index.
- Accompanied by CD-ROM in pocket.
- Bibliography: p. 495-530.
- 1. Biopsychology As a Neuroscience: What Is Biopsychology, Anyway? What Is Biopsychology?What Is the Relation Between Biopsychology and the Other Disciplines of Neuroscience?What Types of Research Characterize the Biopsychological Approach?What Are the Divisions of Biopsychology?Converging Operations: How Do Biopsychologists Work Together?Scientific Interference: How Do Biopsychologists Study the Unobservable Workings of the Brain?Critical Thinking About Biopsychological Claims.2. Evolution, Genetics, and Experience: Thinking About the Biology of Behavior. Thinking About the Biology of Behavior: From Dichotomies to Relations and Interactions.Human Evolution.Fundamental Genetics.Behavioral Development: The Interaction of Genetic Factors and Experience.The Genetics of Human Psychological Differences.3. The Anatomy of the Nervous System: The Systems, Structures, and Cells That Make Up Your Nervous System. General Layout of the Nervous System.Cells of the Nervous System.Neuroanatomical Techniques and Directions.Spinal Cord.The Five Major Divisions of the Brain.Major Structures of the Brain.4. Neural Conduction and Synaptic Transmission: How Neurons Send and Receive Signals. The Neurons Resting Membrane Potential.Generation and Conduction of Postsynaptic Potentials.Integration of Postsynaptic Potentials and Generation of Action Potentials.Conduction of Action Potentials.Synaptic Transmission: Chemical Transmission of Signals from One Neuron to Another.The Neurotransmitters.Pharmacology of Synaptic Transmission.5. The Research Methods of Biopsychology: Understanding What Biopsychologists Do. Methods of Visualizing and Stimulating the Living Human Brain.Recording Human Psychophysiological Activity.Invasive Physiological Research Methods.Pharmacological Research Methods.Genetic Engineering.Neuropsychological Testing.Behavioral Methods of Cognitive Neuroscience.Biopsychological Paradigms of Animal Behavior.6. The Visual System: From Your Eyes to Your.
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