1. Neuroscience as a field evolves rapidly; new research methods are developed every year. The research reported in this edition reflects the enormous advances made in these research methods.
New researchis published every year that advances our understanding of the physiology of behavior. This new edition describes research that has resulted in many new discoveries.
2. This new edition features many entirely new topics that were not covered in previous editions.
3. The author has revised the existing art and prepared new art to illustrate research that is described for the first time in this edition. Dozens of new pieces of art have been developed and dozens of others have been revised. The result is a set of up-to-date, clear, consistent, and attractive illustrations.
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