Instant Notes in Physiological Psychology provides a succinct overview of the key topics in physiological psychology, providing easy access to the core information in the field. Although physiological psychology is a required component of most degrees, the authors recognise that many students come from non-scientific backgrounds and may find the subject daunting. This book covers all of the essential topics in a format that is ideal for learning and rapid revision for students from all backgrounds. It can serve as a core text, supplemented by readings in the original literature, as a reference guide for students and lecturers alike, or as an ideal revision revision guide prior to exams. Instant Notes in Physiological Psychology is primarily intended for students taking a first course in the subject, but can also be used as an introduction to the field for undergraduates and graduates from other subject areas.However, for Localization of vital functions some functions it is either not clear if they are vital in that sense (e.g. sleep; see Topic K2; ... The localization that does take place is usually that of sub-functions that are a part of the whole process. ... For example, the distinction between short-term and long-term memory or between episodic and semantic memory is not clear even within cognitive psychology.
|Title||:||BIOS Instant Notes in Physiological Psychology|
|Author||:||Hugh Wagner, Kevin Silber|
|Publisher||:||Garland Science - 2004-04-01|