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An Introduction to Brain and Behavior, 4th Edition

Authored by renowned researchers and veteran teachers, An Introduction to Brain and Behavior helps students connect nervous-system activity to human behaviour. Drawing on the latest research and revealing case studies, this 4th edition features a new theme of epigenetics, expanded pedagogy, and updated coverage throughout.

–This text refers to an alternate Hardcover edition.

Review

Praise for second edition: ‘Good, clear and well written. Excellent book.’ – Scott Hardie, Division of Psychology, University of Dundee, UK ‘Excellent book, nice illustrations, broad perspective including animal and human research. Demonstration of different neuroscience techniques in research.’ – Georg Kerkhoff, Department of Psychology, Katholische Universitat Eichstatt, Germany –This text refers to an alternate Hardcover edition.

About the Author

BRYAN KOLB is Professor of Psychology and Neuroscience and Holds a Board of Governors Chair in Neuroscience at the University of Lethbridge, Canada. He is a Killiam Fellow (Canadian Council), a Fellow of the Canadian Psychological Association (CPA), the American Psychological Association, the American Psychological Society, and the Royal Society of Canada. He is a recipient of the Hebb Prize from CPA and from the Canadian Society for Brain, Behavior, and Cognitive Science (CSBBCS) and is a former president of the CSBBCS. IAN Q. WHISHAW is Professor of Psychology and Neuroscience and holds a Board of Governors Chair in Neuroscience at the University of Lethbridge, Canada. He is a Fellow of the Canadian Psychological Association, the American Psychological Association, and the Royal Society of Canada. He is the recipient of a Bronze medal from the Canadian Humane Society, a recipient of the Ingrid Speaker medal for research, and President of NeuroDetective, Inc. –This text refers to an alternate Hardcover edition.

I’m a Psyc major and this book is all about the neurobiology of the brain. Not an easy read. Lots of vocabulary and lots of info in packed in its pages. But if your interested in neuropsych or biopsyc and you’re a geeking A student, you’ll like this book. Very well written. The copyright is 2014 and its the first I’ve seen a text book on the store shelves before the copyright date and the companion web site isn’t up and running yet.

Product Details :

  • Hardcover: 608 pages
  • Publisher: Worth Publishers; Fourth Edition edition (November 28, 2012)
  • Language: English
  • ISBN-10: 1429242280
  • ISBN-13: 978-1429242288
  • Product Dimensions: 10.9 x 9.2 x 1.1 inches

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