Psychology: Biopsychology

  • Sleep and Cognition book cover

    Sleep and Cognition

    Edited by Caroline Horton

    Why do we need to sleep? What are the purpose of dreams? How does sleep effect cognition? Sleep and Cognition will explore the impact of sleep on cognitive performance, drawing evidence from the complementary fields of behavioural neuroscience, cognitive neuroscience and cognitive psychology.…

    Paperback – 2018-12-01 
    Routledge

  • The Dyslexic Brain: New Pathways in Neuroscience Discovery book cover

    The Dyslexic Brain

    New Pathways in Neuroscience Discovery

    Edited by Glenn D. Rosen

    The Dyslexic Brain: New Pathways in Neuroscience Discovery offers a state-of-the art examination of the neural components and functions involved in reading and in the possible sources of breakdown. Suggestions for intervention are introduced throughout the book. The book is based on…

    Paperback – 2018-11-30 
    Routledge
    Extraordinary Brain Series

  • Routledge International Handbook of Social Neuroendocrinology book cover

    Routledge International Handbook of Social Neuroendocrinology

    Edited by Oliver Schultheiss, Pranjal Mehta

    The Routledge International Handbook of Social Neuroendocrinology is an authoritative reference work providing a balanced overview of current scholarship spanning the full breadth of the rapidly developing field of social neuroendocrinology. Considering the relationships between hormones, the brain…

    Hardback – 2018-10-15 
    Routledge
    Routledge International Handbooks

  • Handbook of Sport Neuroscience and Psychophysiology book cover

    Handbook of Sport Neuroscience and Psychophysiology

    Edited by Roland Carlstedt

    Out of the broad arena of sport science and sport psychology, Roland A. Carlstedt presents a comprehensive collection on the neuroscience and associated psychophysiology that underlies and drives sport performance. Featuring sections ranging from the basics and foundations (anatomy and physiology)…

    Paperback – 2018-09-25 
    Routledge

  • Goethe’s Path to Creativity: A Psycho-Biography of the Eminent Politician, Scientist and Poet book cover

    Goethe’s Path to Creativity

    A Psycho-Biography of the Eminent Politician, Scientist and Poet

    By Rainer Matthias Holm-Hadulla

    Goethe’s Path to Creativity provides a comprehensive psycho-biography of Johann Wolfgang von Goethe, a giant of modern German and European literary, political and scientific history. The book brings this influential work by Rainer Matthias Holm-Hadulla to the English language for the first time in…

    Paperback – 2018-08-31 
    Routledge

  • Obese Humans and Rats book cover

    Obese Humans and Rats

    By Stanley Schacter, Judith Rodin

    Originally published in 1974, this volume examines the behavioural similarities of obese humans and animals whose so-called feeding centre (the ventro-medial hypothalamic nuclei) has been lesioned. Both the obese human and the VMH-lesioned animal seem to share a hyposensitivity to the internal (…

    Hardback – 2018-08-05 
    Routledge
    Psychology Revivals

  • The Athletic Brain book cover

    The Athletic Brain

    By Kenneth M. Heilman

    Many parts of the athlete’s body are important for performance, such as strong muscles and bones; healthy lungs and heart; and several sensory systems, including the vision, touch, and joint position senses, and the vestibular system for balance. However, the critical element for athletic…

    Hardback – 2018-06-29 
    Routledge

  • The Routledge International Handbook of Psychobiology book cover

    The Routledge International Handbook of Psychobiology

    Edited by Philip N. Murphy

    The Routledge International Handbook of Psychobiology provides authoritative, cutting-edge research across the range of areas that fall under the umbrella of psychobiology. The handbook comprises 30 chapters which are organized into seven sections: the physical environment; how psychobiological…

    Hardback – 2018-06-14
    Routledge
    Routledge International Handbooks

  • Physiological Psychology book cover

    Physiological Psychology

    By John Blundell

    Physiological psychology deals with the interaction between ‘under the skin’ physiological variables and the personal and social context in which organisms live. Originally published in 1975, much of this book has relevance for the understanding of human action: knowledge of physiological…

    Paperback – 2018-06-13
    Routledge
    Psychology Library Editions: Cognitive Science

  • Physiological Psychology: An Introduction book cover

    Physiological Psychology

    An Introduction

    By Simon Green

    Originally published in 1987 this title was designed as a textbook for first degree students of psychology and provides an introduction to the major topics within the subject of physiological psychology. The aim was to cover these major subject areas and at the same time to provide indications of…

    Paperback – 2018-06-13
    Routledge
    Psychology Library Editions: Cognitive Science

  • Issues in Psychobiology book cover

    Issues in Psychobiology

    By Charles R. Legg

    At the time of original publication psychobiology was one of the most rapidly developing areas of psychology. Its growth owed much to recent advances both in techniques for studying the physiological bases of behaviour and in major conceptual advances in the way people thought about the brain.…

    Paperback – 2018-06-13
    Routledge
    Psychology Library Editions: Cognitive Science

  • Habituation: Perspectives from Child Development, Animal Behavior, and Neurophysiology book cover

    Habituation

    Perspectives from Child Development, Animal Behavior, and Neurophysiology

    Edited by Thomas J. Tighe, Robert N. Leaton

    Originally published in 1976, this volume is based on a conference held in 1974. The purpose of the conference was to foster communication between those researchers studying habituation or closely related processes in children and those studying habituation at the level of neurophysiology and…

    Paperback – 2018-06-13
    Routledge
    Psychology Library Editions: Cognitive Science

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