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Psych904 - Psych 09/04/07 Neuroscience and Behavior All...

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Psych 09/04/07 Neuroscience and Behavior All information processing in the brain involves neurons “talking to each other” at synapses. (Solomon H. Snyder) Prognostic: strategies to get what you want. What is my goal and what would be the most effective way to get the resolution Enemy/friend- what do I really want to get Neuroscience: understanding the biology of the nervous system and the brain. Mind-Body Problem Do he choices we make affect how our brain is wired physically ot just psychologically? Endocrine System ( Read from text) ): the body’s “slow” chemical communication system; a set of glance that secrete hormones into the bloodstream. -Hypothalamus, Pituitary, Thyroid, Parathyroid, Adrenal glands, Pancreas, Ovary, Testis Hormones: cause reactions in us, sent throughout the body. Video: What the Bleep do we know? Nervous system: the body’s speedy, electrochemical communication system, consisting of all the nerve cells of the peripheral and central nervous systems.
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