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Unformatted text preview: Peripheral nervous system- consists of bundles of nerves between the spinal cord and the rest of the body. Forebrain consists of 2 hemispheres. Cerebral Cortex- outer covering of the forebrain 4 lobes: occipital(vision), parietal(body sensations, temperature), temporal(hearing and advanced visual processing), frontal Amygdala- subcortical structure deep within the temporal lobe, responds strongly to emotional situations Primary somatosensory (body-sensory cortex)- a strip in the anterior portion of the parietal lobe, has cells sensitive to touch in different body areas...
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This note was uploaded on 03/05/2008 for the course PSYCH 10 taught by Professor Zaidel during the Spring '08 term at UCLA.
- Spring '08