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Neurobiology of sensory systems

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Statementedited by R. Naresh Singh and Nicholas J. Strausfeld.
ContributionsSingh, R. Naresh., Strausfeld, Nicholas James, 1942-
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LC ClassificationsQP431 .I57 1988
The Physical Object
Paginationxii, 620 p. :
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Open LibraryOL2201298M
ISBN 10030643377X
LC Control Number89022960

Neurobiology of Sensory Systems. Editors (view affiliations) R. Naresh Singh This was the paradisiacal setting for the first International Conference on the Neural Organization of Sensory Systems (ICONOSS for short), sponsored jointly by the International Brain Research Organization (IBRO), the Tata Institute for Fundamental Research at.

For the first time in a neurobiology text, these mechanisms can be explored by using a state-of-the-art interactive computer program provided with an accompanying tutorial handbook. In the sections dealing with neural systems, the comparative approach continues to be used to illustrate general principles.5/5(5).

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ebook access is temporary and does not include ownership of the ebook. Only valid Neurobiology of sensory systems book books with an ebook version. Over four hundred illustrations, boxes containing supplementary material and self-assessment questions and a full bibliography at the end of each part make Biology of Sensory Systems essential reading for undergraduate students of biology, zoology, animal physiology, neuroscience, anatomy and physiological psychology.

The book is also suitable Cited by: International Conference on Neurobiology of Sensory Systems (1st: Velha Goa, India). Neurobiology of sensory systems. New York: Plenum Press, © (OCoLC) Material Type: Conference publication: Document Type: Book: All Authors / Contributors: R Naresh Singh; Nicholas James Strausfeld.

The Neurobiology of Sensation and Reward provides a comprehensive systems overview of sensory and reward processing in the brain. Although the topics of sensation and reward are critically intertwined at the most fundamental levels of animal behavior, they rarely receive double billing. In the field of contemporary neuroscience, the researchers who study sensation rarely.

International Conference on Neurobiology of Sensory Systems (1st: Velha Goa, India). Neurobiology of sensory systems. New York: Plenum Press, © (DLC) (OCoLC) Material Type: Conference publication, Document, Internet resource: Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File: All Authors / Contributors.

A number of conditions under which changes in gravitational orientation take place are described with special reference to the sensory systems involved. The biological significance of these changes in orientation and the possible role of interactions of sensory systems in the induction of changes in orientation behaviour are discussed.

This book presents a state-of-the-art multidisciplinary perspective on psychological, physiological and computational approaches to understanding the neurobiology of attention. Ideal for students, as a reference handbook or for rapid browsing, the book has a wide appeal to anybody interested in attention research.

9. Developmental Neurobiology PART II: Sensory Systems Introduction: From Receptors to Perceptions Chemical Senses The Somatic Senses Muscle Sense and Kinesthesia The sense of Balance Hearing Vision PART III: Motor Systems Introduction: The Nature of Motor Function Autonomic Functions Reflexes and Fixed Price: $ Synthesizing coverage of sensation and reward into a comprehensive systems overview, Neurobiology of Sensation and Reward presents a cutting-edge and multidisciplinary approach to the interplay of sensory and reward processing in the brain.

While over the past 70 years these areas have drifted apart, this book makes a case for reuniting sensation and reward by Cited by:   Open Library is an open, editable library catalog, building towards a web page for every book ever published. Neurobiology of sensory systems by R.

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Section 2: Sensory Systems. Table of Contents. 9. Developmental Neurobiology PART II: Sensory Systems Introduction: From Receptors to Perceptions Chemical Senses The Somatic Senses Muscle Sense and Kinesthesia The sense of Balance Hearing Vision PART III: Motor Systems Introduction: The Nature of Motor Function Autonomic Functions Reflexes and Fixed Author: Gordon M.

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Byrne, Ph.D. ; Chapter 2: Ionic Mechanisms of Action Potentials, John H. Byrne, Ph.D. Developmental Neurobiology PART II: Sensory Systems Introduction: From Receptors to Perceptions Chemical Senses The Somatic Senses Muscle Sense and Kinesthesia The sense of Balance Hearing Vision PART III: Motor Systems Introduction: The Nature of Motor Function Autonomic Functions Reflexes and Fixed.

Several problems related to the structure and function of arachnid nervous and sensory systems have now been studied in con siderable depth but have so far not been given adequate space under one cover.

A particular incentive to produce this book has been the impor tance attributed to comparative approaches in neurobiology.

This text introduces readers to neurobiology through an evolutionary, organismal, and experimental perspective. With a strong emphasis on neural circuits and systems, it bridges the gap between the cellular and molecular end and the cognitive end of the neuroscience spectrum, allowing students to grasp the full breadth of the subject.

Sensory neuroscience is a subfield of neuroscience which explores the anatomy and physiology of neurons that are part of sensory systems such as vision, hearing, and olfaction. Neurons in sensory regions of the brain respond to stimuli by firing one or more nerve impulses (action potentials) following stimulus is information about the outside world encoded.

Neural cell circuits that are not part of the relatively defined sensory/input and motor/output systems; they mediate the most complex and least well defined brain functions. astrocytes One of the three major classes of glial cells found in the central nervous system; important in regulating the ionic milieu of nerve cells and, in some cases.

About the Book Author Frank Amthor, PhD, is a professor of psychology at the University of Alabama and holds a secondary appointment in the UAB Medical School Department of Neurobiology. He has been an NIH-supported researcher for over 20 years and has published over journal articles and conference abstracts.

Several problems related to the structure and function of arachnid nervous and sensory systems have now been studied in con­ siderable depth but have so far not been given adequate space under one cover.

A particular incentive to produce this book has been the impor­ tance attributed to comparative approaches in neurobiology. Systems neuroscience is a subdiscipline of neuroscience and systems biology that studies the structure and function of neural circuits and systems.

Systems neuroscience encompasses a number of areas of study concerned with how nerve cells behave when connected together to form neural pathways, neural circuits, and larger brain this level of analysis, Clinical neuroscience: Behavioral neurology.

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systems, working together, provide the flexible and diverse functions The amygdala receives input directly from sensory systems throughout the brain. The amygdala processes and determines the emotional value of simple sensory input, complex multisensory File Size: 1MB.

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One has to have a compendium like this to understand the basis of cognition and memory formation, and this was a fine effort. Neurobiology of Sensation and Reward by Jay A. Gottfried. Publisher: CRC Press ISBN/ASIN: ISBN Number of pages: Description: Synthesizing coverage of sensation and reward into a comprehensive systems overview, Neurobiology of Sensation and Reward presents a cutting-edge and multidisciplinary approach.

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Psychological trauma, a form of chronic sensory memories, bodily sensations, or flashbacks, the original sense of fear, as well sustaining systems (e.g. heart rate, breathing). These reactions are immediate, bypassing anyFile Size: 1MB.Summary.

Synthesizing coverage of sensation and reward into a comprehensive systems overview, Neurobiology of Sensation and Reward presents a cutting-edge and multidisciplinary approach to the interplay of sensory and reward processing in the over the past 70 years these areas have drifted apart, this book makes a case for reuniting sensation and .