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- Scribe Publications 2014; US$ 20.99
An international bestseller delivering good news on brain function and ageing We all worry sometimes that our brains ? particularly our memories ? just don?t work as well as they used to. In this illuminating book, internationally acclaimed Dutch neuroscientist André Aleman shows that although the decline in our mental capacities begins earlier... more...
- Princeton University Press 2014; US$ 69.50
Visual ecology is the study of how animals use visual systems to meet their ecological needs, how these systems have evolved, and how they are specialized for particular visual tasks. Visual Ecology provides the first up-to-date synthesis of the field to appear in more than three decades. Featuring some 225 illustrations, including more than 140... more...
- Elsevier Science 2014; US$ 150.00
Social neuroscience is a rapidly growing, interdisciplinary field which is devoted to understanding how social behavior is regulated by the brain, and how such behaviors in turn influence brain and biology. Existing volumes either fail to take a neurobiological approach or focus on one particular type of behavior, so the field is ripe for a comprehensive... more...
- Princeton University Press 2014; US$ 48.00
The outcome of ten years' work, this book is a carefully planned study of brain dominance, aphasia, and other speech disturbances, and includes a discussion of the cerebral mechanisms of speech and the learning and teaching of language. Originally published in 1981. The Princeton Legacy Library uses the latest print-on-demand technology to again... more...
- Taylor and Francis 2014; US$ 215.00
Originally published in 1978, this book develops a conceptual synthesis of the field of physiological psychology, the science specifically concerned with the relationship between the brain and the mind. It was designed to elucidate the important questions under investigation, the basic intellectual and technical problems that were encountered, and... more...
- Taylor and Francis 2014; US$ 180.00
Originally published in 1973, this book deals with what were, even at that time, the well-known neural coding processes of the sensory transmission processes. The book was written to demonstrate the common features of the various senses. It concentrates on the most peripheral neural aspects of the senses starting with the physical transduction process... more...
- Oxford University Press 2014; US$ 49.99
Visual control of our actions can be unconscious as well as conscious. For example, when a pedestrian steps onto a street and then suddenly steps back, to avoid being hit by an oncoming car, the pedestrian's visual system has been able to detect the car very rapidly. Since the registration of the approaching car in conscious vision could take a... more...
- Columbia University Press 2014; US$ 26.99
Two leading neuroscientists introduce the concepts of “cerebral plasticity? and the “regenerating brain,? describing what we know now about the processes through which the brain constantly reconstructs itself and the potential benefits this knowledge might have in addressing concerns for neurological, cognitive, and emotional health. The authors... more...
- S''cool Moves 2014; US$ 9.99
S'cool Moves for Learning is a book written by a reading specialist and occupational therapist. This book is the original theory book for the S'cool Moves program used in schools throughout the United States and other countries. Margot Heiniger-White's Learning Pyramid is discussed in each of the chapters along with behavior checklists.... more...
- Taylor and Francis 2014; US$ 129.95
Most brain related activity has focussed on specialized interests within individual disciplines. Recent multidisciplinary activity has provided the impetus to break down these boundaries and encourage a freer exchange of information across disciplines. This text reflects these developments. It spans the landscape of brain science to provide core information... more...