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Published: 15 October 2020

624 Pages

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ISBN: 9781605359731


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The Mind's Machine

Foundations of Brain and Behavior

Fourth Edition

Author Neil V. Watson and S. Marc Breedlove

Sinauer Associates is an imprint of Oxford University Press

  • "The Road Ahead" learning objectives at the beginning of each chapter provide students a look at the important points made throughout the material
  • "How's it Going" self-check points aid students in understanding the material better and letting it sink in throughout varying points in the reading
  • "Researchers at Work" features cover experimental techniques and designs used in the behavioral neuroscience field and is aimed at piquing student interest and connection beyond the text
  • "Signs and Symptoms" features related to clinical cases further helps students to think critically about the reading as they explore real clinical work
  • The graphic layout of the "Visual Summaries" helps organize the material and directs students to figures that reinforce each point
  • Important discoveries are explained in the "Researchers at Work" boxes and include illustrations that highlight the process of experimentation and hypothesis testing
  • Color art aids students' understanding of biological processes with clear labeling and captioning
  • "A Step Further" offers additional, more advanced material for the instructor or student

New to this Edition:

  • Now features Oxford Insight, an adaptive learning and interactive content-based courseware for both students and instructors, that helps students gain a deeper and critical understanding of their reading and provides instructors with an easy to use learning system
  • Chapter Four is a new and added chapter on development, which was previously a part of chapter Thirteen
  • Extensive updates to each chapter including 200 new references to current research
  • An enhanced eBook makes reading an interactive experience with all media included directly in the text
  • Updated art and figures throughout to match the new and updated references

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