Hormones, Brain, and Behavior is a comprehensive work discussing the effect of hormones on the brain and, subsequently, behavior. This five-volume major reference work has 106 chapters covering a broad range of topics with an extensive discussion of the effects of hormones on insects, fish, amphibians, birds, rodents, and humans.To truly understand all aspects of our behavior, we must take every influence including the hormonal influences into consideration. Donald Pfaff and a number of well-qualified editors examine and discuss how we are influenced by hormonal factors, offering insight, and information on the lives of a variety of species.Hormones, Brain, and Behavior offers the reader comprehensive coverage of an emerging and prominent field with a state-of-the-art overview of hormonally-mediated behaviors. The set provides unique treatment of all major vertebrate and invertebrate model systems with excellent opportunities for relating behavior to molecular genetics. The topics cover an unusual breadth from molecules to ecophysiology , ranging from basic science to clinical research, making this reference of interest to a broad range of scientists in a variety of fields.Key Features* Contributors from 16 different countries and more than 70 institutions* Unlike any other hormone reference on the market Hormones, Brain and Behavior addresses hormone effects in all major vertebrate and non-vertebrate models* A timely, current reference on an emerging field with each chapter providing an in-depth exploration of the topic* Discusses molecular aspects of hormone function, systems, development, and hormone-related diseases* Addresses hormone effects in both the developing and adult nervous systemTopics include: * Mammalian and Non-mammalian Hormone-behavior Systems * Cellular and Molecular Mechanisms of Hormone Actions on Behavior * Development of Hormone-dependent Neuronal Systems * Hormone/Behavior Relations of Clinical Importance
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Book Description Academic Press Inc, 1974. Book Condition: Good. This is an ex-library book and may have the usual library/used-book markings inside.This book has hardback covers. In good all round condition. No dust jacket. Bookseller Inventory # 3891429
Book Description Academic Press, 1973. Book Condition: Good. 3rd illustrated edition. N/A. Former Library book. Shows some signs of wear, and may have some markings on the inside. Bookseller Inventory # GRP13564445
Book Description Academic Press, 1973. Hardcover. Book Condition: Used: Good. Bookseller Inventory # SONG0125302606
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Book Description Academic Press, 1973. Hardcover. Book Condition: Very Good. Dust Jacket Condition: No Dust Jacket. Name stamped on bottom edge, otherwise text clean and solid; no dust jacket; Pure & Applied Mathematics; 9 X 6.20 X 1 inches; 600 pages. Bookseller Inventory # 171280
Book Description Academic Press, 1973. Hardcover. Book Condition: Very Good. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Hardcover, 412 pp. 3rd Ed. Ex lib w/usual stamps, sticks, else text clean. Bookseller Inventory # 020967