biological basis of behavior: Nervous system

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7A: The very fact that you are able to understand this sentence means that neurons in your brain (85 billion in total) are talking to each other. Neurons are the living substance of the nervous system, which extends beyond the brain to the spinal cord and peripherally, allows you to think and process, make decisions, stand up straight, maintain your heart rate, rest and digest. You will come to appreciate the structure and function of the nervous system as we delve into its anatomy and physiology, from the gray and white matter to the cerebellum to the neurons.

Biological basis of behavior: endocrine system questions

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Questions pertaining to how the endocrine system influences behavior

Motor unit

VIDEO 9:36 minutes

Muscle stretch reflex

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Autonomic nervous system

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Gray and white matter

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Upper motor neurons

VIDEO 13:41 minutes

Somatosensory tracts

VIDEO 7:07 minutes

Overview of the functions of the cerebral cortex

VIDEO 5:44 minutes
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Hemispheric differences and hemispheric dominance

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The old brain

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Cerebellum

VIDEO 7:07 minutes

Brainstem

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Subcortical cerebrum

VIDEO 8:42 minutes

Cerebral cortex

VIDEO 8:22 minutes

Neurotransmitter anatomy

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Early methods of studying the brain

VIDEO 6:27 minutes
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Lesion studies and experimental ablation

VIDEO 6:41 minutes
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Modern ways of studying the brain

VIDEO 5:18 minutes
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