Journals Higher Education



Published: 18 October 2018

960 Pages

ISBN: 9781605358413

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This text is published by OUP Higher Education Division


Sixth Edition

Edited by Dale Purves, George Augustine, David Fitzpatrick, William Hall, Anthony LaMantia, Leonard White, Richard Mooney, and Michael Platt

  • Exceptional figures illustrate complex biological processes
  • Boxes discuss other pertinent and relevant topics
  • Includes access to Sylvius 4 Online: an interactive atlas and visual glossary of human neuroanatomy
  • Also available as an e-book with functionality, navigation features, and links that offer extra learning support

New to this Edition:

  • An expanded Cognitive Neuroscience unit includes new chapters on Attention and Decision Making
  • Reorganization across the book enhances continuity
  • The Neural Signaling unit has been expansively updated
  • Web Topics provide novel or historical topics for special discussion
  • 900 illustrations help students to visualise the brain
  • Over 500 new citations keep the text current and an excellent resource

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