When we embarked on Fundamentals of Human Neuropsychology in , we could not imagine how much the field would Kolb, B., & Whishaw, I. Q. (). Kolb, B., & Whishaw, I. Q. (). A series of books in psychology. Fundamentals of human neuropsychology (3rd ed.). New York, NY, US: W H Freeman/Times. Fundamentals of Human Neuropsychology. by Bryan Kolb & Ian Q. Whishaw. Home · teaching resources. Psychology and Neuroscience; Lecturer Login.

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That text returns in an extensively updated new edition that keeps neuropychology with the latest research while maintaining its trademark clarity and student-friendliness. My library Help Advanced Book Search. See details for additional description. I found this to be helpful because the text whishae not attempt to provide too much information, rather it was concise. As the chapter continues, case studies, imaging research, and behavioral research is used to provide students with concrete examples.

National Center for Biotechnology InformationU. About this product Synopsis Written by two masterful researchers and educators, ” Fundamentals of Human Neuropsychology” was the first textbook to introduce students to the scientific exploration of human behavior from a neuroscientist’s perspective.

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Bryan Kolb Bryan Kolb received his Ph. In comparison to other books on the market, such as Neuroscience: Reviewed by Gina A.

Fundamentals of Human Neuropsychology

Bookmark, search, and highlight our PDF-style e-books. The Development of Neuropsychology 2. Be the first to write a review. His current research examines how neurons of the cerebral cortex change in response to various factors, including hormones, experience, psychoactive drugs, neurotrophins, and injury, and how these changes are related to behavior in the normal and diseased brain. Behavioral and neurological effects of developmental disorders such as autism, fetal alcohol syndrome, fragile X-syndrome, and dyslexia are discussed.

Harry Potter Years by J. The text only includes one chapter on the functioning of the sensory systems. The neurological sequela of each disease is described along with possible causes and treatments for each disease. We use several practices to ensure you are getting only the best, at a great price.

Kolb B, Whishaw IQ. Support Center Support Center. With this updated edition, Bryan Kolb and Ian Whishaw again take students to the very forefront of one of the most eventful and impactful areas of scientific inquiry today, making an extraordinary amount of recent research and the real-world impact of those discoveries fascinating and accessible.

Scientific Research An Academic Publisher. Back Continue Back Purchase Access. Also, I sometimes felt overwhelmed with the sheer number of research experiments that were summarized in the text. The lowest-priced brand-new, unused, unopened, undamaged item in its original packaging where packaging is applicable.


Moreover, the sensory systems are incorporated in the chapters in Part III of the textbook that addresses each lobe of the brain. The chapters on the lobes of the brain as well as other chapters throughout the book include detailed discussion of the disorders that appear after damage to that lobe. In conclusion, I recommend this book to anyone who teaches an upper division course in behavioral neuroscience or neuropsychology. Part II focuses on the organization of the cortex, the sensory systems, nejropsychology the motor system.

I liked the fact that all the sensory systems were grouped into one chapter because it allows the reader to see the similarities and the differences between each sensory system. We will resolve any issue! The Influence of Drugs and Hormones on Behavior 7.

WhishawHardcover, Revised. Part I describes the history and development of neuropsychology, anatomy of the neuron and brain, how communication occurs in the neuron, the influence of drugs on behavior, and imaging methods. They get to see how different researchers might approach the same problem and they are exposed to iolb variety of research in the fields of neuroscience. In contrast Wechsler Memory Scale—Fourth Edition visual and auditory memory scores remained within the normal range.