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Published: 09 March 2014

304 Pages | 120 line art

9.7 x 7.4 inches

ISBN: 9780199593491

Bookseller Code (05)

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Pain and Pleasure in the Brain


Morten Kringelbach and Helen Phillips

  • A clear, coherent account of this interdisciplinary field
  • Provides unique insights into the neural basis of emotion, while taking care to present these insights in the context of the wider study of psychology
  • The engaging prose is enriched with full colour illustrations, helping the reader to visualise even the most challenging concepts
  • Contrasts normal emotional processing with maladaptive responses, showing how the study of normal behaviour can illuminate our understanding of psychiatric conditions
  • The Online Resource Centre provides additional materials to augment the print text

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