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Affective Neuroscience: The Foundations of Human and Animal Emotions

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Series: Series in Affective Science

By: Jaak Panksepp

432 pages, 22 b/w photos, 78 line illus

Oxford University Press USA

Hardback | Oct 1998 | #83498 | ISBN: 0195096738
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Part I. Conceptual Background; 1. Affective Neuroscience: History and Major Concepts; 2. Brain-Organ Systems and the Neurobiological Analysis of Affect; 3. Varieties of Emotional Systems in the Brin-Theories, Taxonomies, and Semantics; 4. Neurostatics: The Anatomy of the Mind-Brain; 5. Neurodynamics: The Electrical Languages of the Brain; 6. Neurodynamics: Neurochemical Maps of the Brain; Part II. Basic Emotional and Motivational Processes; 7. Sleep, Arousal, and Myth Making in the Brain; 8. SEEKING Systems and Anticipatory States of the Nervous System; 9. Energy Is Delight - The Pleasures and Pains of Brain Regulatory Systems; 10. Nature Red in Tooth and Claw: The Neurobiological Sources of Rage and Anger; 11. Sources of Fear and Anxiety in the Brain; Part III. The Social Emotions; 12. Varieties of Love and Lust: Neural Control of Sexuality; 13. Love and The Social Bond: Sources of Nurturance and Maternal Behavior; 14. Loneliness and The Social Bond: The Sources of Sorrow and Grief; 15. Rough-and-Tumble Play: The Biological Sources of Joy; 16. Emotions: The Higher Cerebral Processes and the SELF; Appendix A. Bones, Brains, and Human Origins; Appendix B. Brain, Language, and Affective Neuroscience; Appendix C. Dualism and the Neurosciences; Notes and References; Author Index; Subject Index

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