Drugs, Brains and Behavior
by C. Robin Timmons, Leonard W. Hamilton
Publisher: Rutgers University 2009
Number of pages: 395
From the table of contents: Behavior and the Chemistry of The Brain; General Methods of Brain/Behavior Analysis; Psychopharmacological Concepts; Specific Fears, Vague Anxieties And The Autonomic Nervous System; Pain and Other Stressors; Depression and the Reward System; Schizophrenia as a Model of Dopamine Dysfunction; General Arousal; Tolerance, Drug Abuse And Habitual Behaviors.
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