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Published: 28 October 2004

480 Pages | numerous halftones & line drawings


ISBN: 9780195178050

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Affective Neuroscience

The Foundations of Human and Animal Emotions

Jaak Panksepp

Series in Affective Science

  • A conceptual framework for studying emotional systems of the brain
  • An in-depth, stand-alone summary of the relevant neuroanatomy, neurophysiology, and neurochemistry
  • An integrative theoretical viewpoint on the nature of affective consciousness and the neural substrates of primordial self organization
  • Includes appendices to relevant peripheral issues, including human evolution, language, and dualistic modes of thought

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