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The Great Brain Debate : Nature or Nurture?

Label
The Great Brain Debate : Nature or Nurture?
Title
The Great Brain Debate
Title remainder
Nature or Nurture?
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Whether our personality, intelligence, and behavior are more likely to be shaped by our environment or our genetic coding is not simply an idle question for today's researchers. There are tremendous consequences to understanding the crucial role that environment and genes each play. How we raise and educate our children, how we treat various mental diseases or conditions, how we care for our elderly--these are just some of the issues that can be informed by a better understanding of brain development. In The Great Brain Debate, the eminent neuroscience researcher John Dowling looks at these an
Member of
Cataloging source
EBLCP
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Dowling, John E
Dewey number
612.82
Index
no index present
LC call number
QP376
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Brain
  • Neurobiology
  • MEDICAL
  • PSYCHOLOGY
  • SCIENCE
  • Brain
  • Neurobiology
Label
The Great Brain Debate : Nature or Nurture?
Instantiates
Publication
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Cover; THE GREAT BRAIN DEBATE; Title; Copyright; For the next generation--Madison, Quincy, Grace, and Olivia; CONTENTS; Introduction; Part I--The Developing Brain; 1 Building a Brain; 2 Maturing a Brain; 3 Developing Behaviors; Part II--The Adult Brain; 4 Teaching Older Dogs New Tricks; 5 Controversies: New Neurons and Genes and Behavior; Part III--The Aging Brain; 6 Is Aging of the Brain a Disease?; Conclusions (and Speculations); Further Reading; Figure Credits; Index
Control code
758334135
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (199 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781400841387
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
22573/cttwsj7
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)758334135
Label
The Great Brain Debate : Nature or Nurture?
Publication
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Cover; THE GREAT BRAIN DEBATE; Title; Copyright; For the next generation--Madison, Quincy, Grace, and Olivia; CONTENTS; Introduction; Part I--The Developing Brain; 1 Building a Brain; 2 Maturing a Brain; 3 Developing Behaviors; Part II--The Adult Brain; 4 Teaching Older Dogs New Tricks; 5 Controversies: New Neurons and Genes and Behavior; Part III--The Aging Brain; 6 Is Aging of the Brain a Disease?; Conclusions (and Speculations); Further Reading; Figure Credits; Index
Control code
758334135
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (199 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781400841387
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
22573/cttwsj7
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)758334135

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