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Foundations of Behavioral Neuroscience (paper), 9th Edition

By Neil R. Carlson

Published by Pearson

Published Date: Feb 14, 2013

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Helps apply the research findings of behavioral neuroscience to daily life.

 

The ninth edition of Foundations of Behavioral Neuroscience offers a concise introduction to behavioral neuroscience. The text incorporates the latest studies and research in the rapidly changing fields of neuroscience and physiological psychology. The theme of strategies of learning helps readers apply these research findings to daily life. Foundations of Behavioral Neuroscience is an ideal choice for the instructor who wants a concise text with a good balance of human and animal studies.

 

MyPsychLab is an integral part of the Carlson program. Key learning applications include the MyPsychLab Brain.

 

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  • Personalize LearningMyPsychLab is an online homework, tutorial, and assessment program. It helps students prepare for class and instructor gauge individual and class performance.
  • Improve Critical Thinking —Each chapter begins with a list of Learning Objectives that also serve as the framework for the Study Guide that accompanies this text.
  • Engage Students —An Interim Summary follows each major section of the book. The summaries provide useful reviews and also break each chapter into manageable chunks.
  • Explore Theory/ResearchAPS Reader, Current Directions in Biopsychology in MyPsychLab
  • Support Instructors — A full set of supplements, including MyPsychLab, provides instructors with all the resources and support they need.

NOTE: This is the standalone book, if you want the BookAccess Card order the ISBN below:

 

0205962092 / 9780205962099 Foundations of Behavioral Neuroscience Plus NEW MyPsychLab with eText -- Access Card Package

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0205206514 / 9780205206513 NEW MyPsychLab with Pearson eText -- Valuepack Access Card

0205940242 / 9780205940240 Foundations of Behavioral Neuroscience

 

Table of Contents

Brief Table of Contents

 

Chapter 1:    Origins of Behavioral Neuroscience

Chapter 2:    Structure and Functions of Cells of the Nervous System

Chapter 3:    Structure of the Nervous System

Chapter 4:    Psychopharmacology

Chapter 5:    Methods and Strategies of Research

Chapter 6:    Vision

Chapter 7:    Audition, the Body Senses, and the Chemical Senses

Chapter 8:    Sleep and Biological Rhythms

Chapter 9:    Reproductive Behavior

Chapter 10:  Emotion

Chapter 11:  Ingestive Behavior

Chapter 12:  Learning and Memory

Chapter 13:  Human Communication

Chapter 14:  Neurological Disorders

Chapter 15:  Schizophrenia, Affective Disorders, and Anxiety Disorders

Chapter 16:  Autistic, Attention-Deficit/Hyperactivity, Stress, and Substance Abuse

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Package ISBN-13: 9780205915675

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  • Colorful Introduction to the Anatomy of the Human Brain, A: A Brain and Psychology Coloring Book, 2nd Edition
    John P.J. Pinel, Maggie Edwards
  • NEW MyPsychLab with Pearson eText -- Valuepack Access Card
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