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Descartes Religion Question How are the spirit & body connected (mind & brain)? Connected in pineal gland Dualistic thinking = believing that psychological and biological processes are separate phenomenon
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Gene Protein Neuron Brain Behavior Child Family Society
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Cerebral Cortex Lobes are major areas of the cortex that are associated with different categories of behavior Occipital lobe: Primarily associated with processing visual information Temporal lobe: Involved in memory, visual recognition, and the processing of emotion and auditory information Parietal lobe: Governs spatial processing and integrates sensory input with information in memory Frontal lobe: Organizes behavior and is responsible for planning
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Cerebral Cortex
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Evolution of the Brain Mammalian Brain - cortex (control behavior) Latest to develop phylogenetically & ontogenentically C-shaped development
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C-shaped development: Axons and Glia 8 weeks 13 months
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The Neuron
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Stages of Neural Development Proliferation - reproducing itself Overproduction Migration - following chemical paths to its final destination
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This note was uploaded on 09/24/2010 for the course PSYCH 120B taught by Professor Shams during the Spring '09 term at UCLA.

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