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Brain & Behavior - International Student Edition
An Introduction to Behavioral Neuroscience

Sixth Edition
  • Bob Garrett - California Polytechnic State University, San Luis Obispo, USA
  • Gerald Hough - Rowan University, Glassboro, NJ


March 2021 | SAGE Publications, Inc

Spark students’ excitement about the power of the mind with the latest edition of Brain & Behavior: An Introduction to Behavioral Neuroscience. In the fully revised Sixth Edition, authors Bob Garrett and Gerald Hough showcase the ever-expanding body of research into the biological foundations of human behavior through a big-picture approach. With thought-provoking examples and a carefully designed, full-color visual program, this text allows any student to appreciate the importance and relevance of this field of study. New features and coverage for the sixth edition include fully revised learning objectives, a streamlined box feature program, an expanded collection of detailed animations, and updated research on timely topics including drugs and addiction, sex and gender, and emotions and health.


 
Preface
 
About the Authors
 
Chapter 1 What Is Behavioral Neuroscience?
 
PART I. Neural Foundations of Behavior: The Basic Equipment
 
Chapter 2 Communication Within the Nervous System
 
Chapter 3 The Organization and Functions of the Nervous System
 
Chapter 4 The Methods and Ethics of Research
 
PART II. Motivation and Emotion: What Makes Us Go
 
Chapter 5 Drugs, Addiction, and Reward
 
Chapter 6 Motivation and the Regulation of Internal States
 
Chapter 7 The Biology of Sex and Gender
 
Chapter 8 Emotion and Health
 
PART III. Interacting With the World
 
Chapter 9 Hearing and Language
 
Chapter 10 Vision and Visual Perception
 
Chapter 11 The Body Senses and Movement
 
PART IV. Complex Behavior
 
Chapter 12 Learning and Memory
 
Chapter 13 Intelligence and Cognitive Functioning
 
Chapter 14 Psychological Disorders
 
Chapter 15 Sleep and Consciousness
 
Glossary
 
References
 
Author Index
 
Subject Index

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ISBN: 9781071840948
£95.99