Neuroanatomy of Social Behaviour: An Evolutionary and Psychoanalytic Perspective, 1st Edition (Paperback) book cover

Neuroanatomy of Social Behaviour

An Evolutionary and Psychoanalytic Perspective, 1st Edition

By Ralf-Peter Behrendt

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690 pages

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Description

This book is for readers who are knowledgeable about the neurosciences and curious about brain mechanisms that produce normal and pathological social behaviour. It is a reference work that presents and reviews facts and recent findings that need to be accounted for within a coherent neuroanatomy and neurophysiology of social behaviour.

Table of Contents

Introduction -- Conceptual framework -- Hypthalamo-periaqueductal system -- Basolateral and extended amygdala -- Septohippocampal system -- Lateral frontoparietal networks -- Prefrontal cortex (medial and orbital) -- Basal ganglia -- Syntheses

About the Author

Behrendt, Ralf-Peter

Subject Categories

BISAC Subject Codes/Headings:
PSY000000
PSYCHOLOGY / General
PSY036000
PSYCHOLOGY / Mental Health