All Shops

Go to British Wildlife

6 issues per year 84 pages per issue Subscription only

British Wildlife is the leading natural history magazine in the UK, providing essential reading for both enthusiast and professional naturalists and wildlife conservationists. Published six times a year, British Wildlife bridges the gap between popular writing and scientific literature through a combination of long-form articles, regular columns and reports, book reviews and letters.

Subscriptions from £25 per year

Conservation Land Management

4 issues per year 44 pages per issue Subscription only

Conservation Land Management (CLM) is a quarterly magazine that is widely regarded as essential reading for all who are involved in land management for nature conservation, across the British Isles. CLM includes long-form articles, events listings, publication reviews, new product information and updates, reports of conferences and letters.

Subscriptions from £18 per year
Academic & Professional Books  Organismal to Molecular Biology  Ethology

The Neurobiology of Spatial Behaviour

Edited By: Kathryn J Jeffery
316 pages, Tabs, figs, illus
The Neurobiology of Spatial Behaviour
Click to have a closer look
Select version
  • The Neurobiology of Spatial Behaviour ISBN: 9780198515241 Hardback Nov 2003 Usually dispatched within 2-3 weeks
    £160.00
    #152705
Selected version: £160.00
About this book Contents Customer reviews Related titles

About this book

Explores the relationship between cellular processes and animal behavior. Focuses on the domain of navigation and explains the linkage between spatial behavior and the underlying activity of neurons. Addresses the issue of navigation and discusses the mammalian brain and its perception of space. For neuroscientists and psychologists.

Contents

Preface; PART 1: FROM BEHAVIOUR TO CIRCUITRY: INTRODUCTION; 1. Path integration in insects; 2. A role for the hippocampus in dead reckoning: an ethological analysis using natural exploratory and food-carrying tasks; 3. How does path integration interact with olfaction, vision and the representation of space?; 4. Contextual cues and insect navigation; 5. A model of hippocampal-cortical-amygdala interactions based on contextual fear conditioning; 6. Do animals use maps?; 7. Comparative approaches to human navigation; 8. Studies of the neural basis of human navigation and memory; PART 2: FROM CIRCUITS TO CELLS: INTRODUCTION; 9. The head direction system and navigation; 10. Drawing parallels between the behavioural and neural properties of navigation; 11. Spatial coding in the hippocampal formation: input, information type, plasticity and behaviour; 12. Hippocampal remapping: implications for spatial learning and navigation; 13. Navigation in the moving world; 14. Reading cognitive and other maps: how to avoid getting buried in thought; 15. The representation of spatial context; 16. Place cells: a framework for episodic memory

Customer Reviews

Edited By: Kathryn J Jeffery
316 pages, Tabs, figs, illus
Current promotions
Backlist BargainsThe Mammal SocietyOrder your free copy of our 2018 equipment catalogueBritish Wildlife