1st Edition

Neuroanatomy of Social Behaviour
An Evolutionary and Psychoanalytic Perspective

ISBN 9780367322762
Published July 31, 2019 by Routledge
690 Pages

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Book 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

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Behrendt, Ralf-Peter