Getting your head around the brain by Amanda Ellison

Getting your head around the brain

byAmanda Ellison

Paperback | November 27, 2012

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This short and student-friendly introduction to the brain will help students to understand more about the links between the brain and behavior. Following the BPS accredited syllabus for biological psychology, its accessible structure, multiple examples and engaging tone make this book ideal introductory reading.

About The Author

DR AMANDA ELLISON is Senior Lecturer in the Psychology department at Durham University, UK. She has been teaching biological psychology and other neuroscientific topics for 16 years, and is particularly interested in how different parts of the brain talk to each other when we are doing everyday things.

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Title:Getting your head around the brainFormat:PaperbackDimensions:256 pages, 8.1 × 5.63 × 0.29 inPublished:November 27, 2012Publisher:Palgrave MacmillanLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:0230298559

ISBN - 13:9780230298552

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Extra Content

Table of Contents

Engage Your Brain
The Nitty Gritty
What a Sensation
See What I Mean?
Now Hear This
Moving On
How do Your Neurons Grow?
Oh DO Behave
Just Sleep on it
Let's Talk about Sex
Second that Emotion
Memories are Made of This
You'd Better Think
Put it all Together...