Encyclopedia of neuroscience [electronic resource] /
editor-in-chief, Larry R. Squire.
imprint
Amsterdam ; Boston : Elsevier Academic Press, c2009.
description
10 v. : ill.
ISBN
0080446175, 9780080446172
format(s)
Book
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imprint
Amsterdam ; Boston : Elsevier Academic Press, c2009.
isbn
0080446175
9780080446172
restrictions
Licensed for access by U. of T. users.
contents note
v. 1. A -- v. 2. B-Co -- v. 3. Co-Er -- v. 4. Es-Hox -- v. 5. Hu-M -- v. 6. N -- v. 7. O-P -- v. 8. R-Sle -- v. 9. Slo-T -- v. 10. U-Z.
catalogue key
8411412
 
Includes bibliographical references and index.
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Summaries
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This ten-volume encyclopedia explores all areas of neuroscience in its focused entries on a wide variety of topics in neurology, neurosurgery, psychiatry and other related areas. Each article is written by an expert in that specific domain and peer reviewed by the advisory board before acceptance into the encyclopedia.
Main Description
The Encyclopedia of the Neuroscience explores all areas of the discipline in its focused entries on a wide variety of topics in neurology, neurosurgery, psychiatry and other related areas of neuroscience. Each article is written by an expert in that specific domain and peer reviewed by the advisory board before acceptance into the encyclopedia. Each article contains a glossary, introduction, a reference section, and cross-references to other related encyclopedia articles. Written at a level suitable for university undergraduates, the breadth and depth of coverage will appeal beyond undergraduates to professionals and academics in related fields. Arranged alphabetically by title, the articles encompass 10 volumes, making this the authoritative reference for the field. * Double the size of any other neuroscience encyclopedia, its breadth and depth of content and excellent full search functionality appeals to undergraduates, professionals, and academics alike * Equivalent to 10 volumes, amassing content from more than 2,400 experts worldwide, covering all major areas of neuroscience and neurology * Edited by Larry Squire, former President for the Society for Neuroscience and established editor of the popular textbook, Fundamental Neuroscience * Structured for success, each article contains an introduction, a reference section, a glossary, and a wealth of cross-references linking to premium related journal and book content * Over 3,000 color photographs and detailed, explanatory line illustrations
Main Description
The Encyclopedia of the Neuroscience explores all areas of the discipline in its focused entries on a wide variety of topics in neurology, neurosurgery, psychiatry and other related areas of neuroscience. Each article is written by an expert in that specific domain and peer reviewed by the advisory board before acceptance into the encyclopedia. Each article contains a glossary, introduction, a reference section, and cross-references to other related encyclopedia articles. Written at a level suitable for university undergraduates, the breadth and depth of coverage will appeal beyond undergraduates to professionals and academics in related fields. Arranged alphabetically by title, the articles encompass 10 volumes, making this the authoritative reference for the field. * Provides comprehensive coverage of neuroscience in 10 volumes * 32 separate areas of neuroscience and neurology covered for breadth and depth of content * Language is accessible for undergraduates, depth appropriate for scientists * Authored and edited by world class researchers in neuroscience, followed by peer review * Extensive use of figures, tables, and color illustrations and photographs * Glossaries, further reading suggestions, and cross-references provide additional tools to understand material * Index provides opportunities to find entries under multiple relevant terms or find related material easily * Available in print and online versions

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