Psychology: Biopsychology

  • 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

  • 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 – 2018-06-16 
    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 – 2018-06-16 
    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 – 2018-06-16 
    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 – 2018-06-16 
    Routledge
    Psychology Library Editions: Cognitive Science

  • Routledge International Handbook of Psychobiology book cover

    Routledge International Handbook of Psychobiology

    Edited by Philip Murphy

    The International Handbook of Psychobiology provides authoritative, cutting-edge research across the range of areas that fall under the umbrella of psychobiology. It is a valuable source for researchers looking to update their knowledge on a wide range of topics. The International Handbook of…

    Hardback – 2018-05-24 
    Routledge
    Routledge International Handbooks

  • The Electroconvulsive Therapy Workbook: Clinical Applications book cover

    The Electroconvulsive Therapy Workbook

    Clinical Applications

    By Alan Weiss

    Electroconvulsive Therapy (ECT) remains one of the most effective forms of neurostimulation for severe mental illness. Sound scientific research underpins contemporary practice challenging the complex history and stigma that surrounds this treatment. The Electroconvulsive Therapy Workbook…

    Paperback – 2018-05-09 
    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 – 2018-04-30 
    Routledge
    Extraordinary Brain Series

  • Routledge Handbook of Genomics, Health and Society book cover

    Routledge Handbook of Genomics, Health and Society

    2nd Edition

    Edited by Sahra Gibbon, Barbara Prainsack, Stephen Hilgartner, Janelle Lamoreaux

    The Handbook provides an essential resource at the interface of Genomics, Health and Society, and forms a crucial research tool for both new students and established scholars across biomedicine and social sciences. Building from and extending the first Routledge Handbook of Genetics and Society,…

    Hardback – 2018-04-16 
    Routledge
    Routledge International Handbooks

  • The Neurobiology of Behavior: An Introduction book cover

    The Neurobiology of Behavior

    An Introduction

    By Gordon J. Mogenson

    Originally published in 1977, the objective of this book was to examine the mechanisms by which the multiple factors or determinants – homeostatic deficits, hormonal influences, circadian rhythms, experiential and cognitive factors – become translated by the central nervous system into…

    Hardback – 2018-03-09 
    Routledge
    Psychology Library Editions: Comparative Psychology

  • The Routledge Guidebook to James’s Principles of Psychology book cover

    The Routledge Guidebook to James’s Principles of Psychology

    By David E Leary

    The Routledge Guidebook to James’s Principles of Psychology is an engaging and accessible introduction to a monumental text that has influenced the development of both psychological science and philosophical pragmatism in important and lasting ways. Written for readers approaching William…

    Paperback – 2018-01-29
    Routledge
    The Routledge Guides to the Great Books

  • Biodata (Routledge Revivals): Biographical Indicators of Business Performance book cover

    Biodata (Routledge Revivals)

    Biographical Indicators of Business Performance

    By Barrie Gunter, Adrian Furnham, Russell Drakeley

    First published in 1993. This book is intended for managers and occupational psychologists involved in the selection and assessment of the workforce. It details the history and development of the use of biographical data for both recruitment and promotion of employees. Grounded in relevant research…

    Paperback – 2018-01-18
    Routledge

Product Search