Behavioral Neuroscience: An Introduction: by Carl W. Cotman and James L. McGauch, Academic Press, 1980. £6.25/$13.50 (xvi + 838 pages) ISBN 0 12 191650 3

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  title={Behavioral Neuroscience: An Introduction: by Carl W. Cotman and James L. McGauch, Academic Press, 1980. £6.25/\$13.50 (xvi + 838 pages) ISBN 0 12 191650 3},
  author={Darcy B Kelley},
  journal={Trends in Neurosciences},
  year={1982},
  volume={5}
}
It is getting harder and harder to write a textbook on physiological psychology. Behavioral Neuroscience is a partially successful attempt which illustrates the pitfalls of such an enterprise. What must such a text cover? Some or all of behavior, physiology and neurobiology. The solo author is obliged to be a highly articulate polymath. The alternative contributions from multiple authors was adopted by Cotman and McGough. The result is a stylistically variegated work which covers a lot of… CONTINUE READING

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