Encyclopedia of Behavioral Neuroscience

Encyclopedia of Behavioral Neuroscience


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  • Publisher : Elsevier
  • Release Date : 2010-06-03
  • Genre: Psychology
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  • ISBN 10 : 9780080453965


Encyclopedia of Behavioral Neuroscience Book Description :

Behavioral Neuroscientists study the behavior of animals and humans and the neurobiological and physiological processes that control it. Behavior is the ultimate function of the nervous system, and the study of it is very multidisciplinary. Disorders of behavior in humans touch millions of people’s lives significantly, and it is of paramount importance to understand pathological conditions such as addictions, anxiety, depression, schizophrenia, autism among others, in order to be able to develop new treatment possibilities. Encyclopedia of Behavioral Neuroscience is the first and only multi-volume reference to comprehensively cover the foundation knowledge in the field. This three volume work is edited by world renowned behavioral neuroscientists G...

International Encyclopedia of the Social   Behavioral Sciences

International Encyclopedia of the Social Behavioral Sciences


  • Author : James D. Wright
  • Publisher : Elsevier Science Limited
  • Release Date : 2015-03-26
  • Genre: Psychology
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  • ISBN 10 : 0080970869


International Encyclopedia of the Social Behavioral Sciences Book Description :

Fully revised and updated, the second edition of the International Encyclopedia of the Social and Behavioral Sciences, first published in 2001, offers a source of social and behavioral sciences reference material that is broader and deeper than any other. Available in both print and online editions, it comprises over 3,900 articles, commissioned by 71 Section Editors, and includes 90,000 bibliographic references as well as comprehensive name and subject indexes. Provides authoritative, foundational, interdisciplinary knowledge across the wide range of behavioral and social sciences fields Discusses history, current trends and future directions Topics are cross-referenced with related topics and each article highlights further reading...

Encyclopedia of Human Behavior

Encyclopedia of Human Behavior


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  • Publisher : Academic Press
  • Release Date : 2012-01-31
  • Genre: Psychology
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  • ISBN 10 : 9780080961804


Encyclopedia of Human Behavior Book Description :

The Encyclopedia of Human Behavior, Second Edition is an award-winning three-volume reference on human action and reaction, and the thoughts, feelings, and physiological functions behind those actions. Presented alphabetically by title, 300 articles probe both enduring and exciting new topics in physiological psychology, perception, personality, abnormal and clinical psychology, cognition and learning, social psychology, developmental psychology, language, and applied contexts. Written by leading scientists in these disciplines, every article has been peer-reviewed to establish clarity, accuracy, and comprehensiveness. The most comprehensive reference source to provide both depth and breadth to the study of human behavior, the encyclopedia will again...

Handbook of Psychology  Behavioral Neuroscience
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Handbook of Psychology Behavioral Neuroscience


  • Author : Irving B. Weiner
  • Publisher : John Wiley & Sons
  • Release Date : 2012-10-10
  • Genre: Psychology
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  • ISBN 10 : 9781118285466


Handbook of Psychology Behavioral Neuroscience Book Description :

Psychology is of interest to academics from many fields, as well as to the thousands of academic and clinical psychologists and general public who can't help but be interested in learning more about why humans think and behave as they do. This award-winning twelve-volume reference covers every aspect of the ever-fascinating discipline of psychology and represents the most current knowledge in the field. This ten-year revision now covers discoveries based in neuroscience, clinical psychology's new interest in evidence-based practice and mindfulness, and new findings in social, developmental, and forensic psychology....

Encyclopedia of Neuroscience

Encyclopedia of Neuroscience


  • Author : Larry R. Squire
  • Publisher : Academic Press
  • Release Date : 2009-06-12
  • Genre: Medical
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  • ISBN 10 : 9780080963938


Encyclopedia of Neuroscience Book Description :

The Encyclopedia of the Neuroscience explores all areas of the discipline in its focused entries on a wide variety of topics in neurology, neurosurgery, psychiatry and other related areas of neuroscience. Each article is written by an expert in that specific domain and peer reviewed by the advisory board before acceptance into the encyclopedia. Each article contains a glossary, introduction, a reference section, and cross-references to other related encyclopedia articles. Written at a level suitable for university undergraduates, the breadth and depth of coverage will appeal beyond undergraduates to professionals and academics in related fields....

Encyclopedia of the Neurological Sciences
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Encyclopedia of the Neurological Sciences


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  • Publisher : Academic Press
  • Release Date : 2014-04-29
  • Genre: Medical
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9780123851581


Encyclopedia of the Neurological Sciences Book Description :

The Encyclopedia of the Neurological Sciences, Second Edition develops from the first edition, covering all areas of neurological sciences through over 1000 entries focused on a wide variety of topics in neurology, neurosurgery, psychiatry and other related areas of neuroscience. The contributing authors represent all aspects of neurology from many viewpoints and disciplines to provide a complete overview of the field. Entries are designed to be understandable without detailed background knowledge in the subject matter, and cross-referencing and suggested further reading lead the reader from a basic knowledge of the subject to more advanced understanding. The easy-to-use 'encyclopedic-dictionary' format of the Encyclopedia of the Neurological Science...