The new Third Edition of this bestselling text builds on the strengths of the previous editions, and has been thoroughly updated, revised, and refined. The outstanding full-color art program has been further improved, and now features original, hand-rendered neuroanatomical drawings. Numerous color photographs have been added to this edition, as well as additional portraits of influential scientists in the field. New margin icons -- "Clinical Issue" and "Evolution at Work" -- flag important discussions of neural disorders and evolutionary issues. Hundreds of new references to the literature, all with in-text citations, make Biological Psychology the most up-to-date text available.
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