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editors, Dale Purves ... [et al.].
Veterinary Medicine Library Call Number
  Stacks QP355.2 .N487 2012 (Browse Shelf) Available
  Veterinary Medicine Library Course Reserve QP355.2 .N487 2012 (Browse Shelf) Available - On Reserve (what's this?)
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  • ISBN: 9780878936953 (casebound)
  • ISBN: 0878936955 (casebound)
  • OCLC Number: 754389847
  • OCLC Number: 775712909
  • Includes bibliographical references and index.
Table of Contents

Studying the nervous system -- Neural signaling -- Electrical signals of nerve cells -- Voltage-dependent membrane permeability -- Ion channels and transporters -- Synaptic transmission -- Neurotransmitters and their receptors -- Molecular signaling within neurons -- Synaptic plasticity -- Sensation and sensory processing -- Somatic sensory system: touch and proprioception -- Pain -- Vision: the eye -- Central visual pathways -- Auditory system -- Vestibular system -- Chemical senses -- Movement and its central control -- Lower motor neuron circuits and motor control -- Upper motor neuron control of the brainstem and spinal cord -- Modulation of movement by the basal ganglia -- Modulation of movement by the cerebellum -- Eye movements and sensory motor integration -- Visceral motor system -- Changing brain -- Early brain development -- Construction of neural circuits -- Modification of neural circuits as a result of experience -- Repair and regeneration in the nervous system -- Complex brain functions -- Association cortex and cognition -- Speech and language -- Sleep and wakefulness -- Emotions -- Sex, sexuality, and the brain -- Memory -- Survey of human neuroanatomy -- Atlas: the human central nervous system.