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Author Murphy, Philip N., author

Title Routledge international handbook of psychobiology / edited by Philip N. Murphy
Published Milton Park, Abingdon, Oxon ; New York, NY : Routledge, 2018


Description 1 online resource
Series Routledge international handbooks
Routledge international handbooks.
Contents Chapter 1 What is psychobiology? / Philip N. Murphy -- part Part I: The physical environment: how psychobiological processes regulate how we respond and cope -- chapter 2 The psychobiology of wound healing / Jessica Walburn -- chapter 3 Fighting for our lives: the psychobiology of surviving an emergency / Sarita Robinson -- chapter 4 The sense of smell in relation to our affective states and wellbeing / C. Licon -- chapter 5 Are there hidden dangers to mobile phone use? A psychobiological perspective / Rodney J. Croft -- chapter 6 Psychological and neurobiological processes in coping with pain: the role of social interactions / Charlotte Krahé -- part PART II Stress and anxiety -- chapter 7 Hormonal measurement in psychobiological research / Angela Clow -- chapter 8 Techniques for inducing stress: problems and opportunities / Mark A. Wetherell -- chapter 9 Corticotropin-releasing factor (CRF) processes in acute and chronic anxiety / Paula S.M. Yamashita, James E. Hassell, Jr., and Christopher A. Lowry -- chapter 10 MDMA-assisted psychotherapy: a psychobiological analysis and critique / A.C. Parrott -- chapter 11 Effects of stress and cortisol on eating behaviour in children and adolescents / Daryl B. O'Connor -- part PART III Managing and enhancing mood and cognition -- chapter 12 Essential oils and aromas that affect mood and cognition / Edward J. Okello and Melanie-Jayne R. Howes -- chapter 13 The role of glucose in supporting cognition and mood regulation / Andrew Scholey -- chapter 14 Your fatty brain: the role of DHA in cognition across the lifespan / Philippa A. Jackson -- chapter 15 The psychobiology of the behavioural effects of caffeine / Andrew P. Smith -- chapter 16 The effects of polyphenols on cognition: how mechanisms pertaining to cardiovascular health relate to improved neurocognitive function / Emma Wightman -- chapter 17 The psychobiology underlying swearing and taboo language / Richard Stephens -- part Part IV Substance use and misuse -- chapter 18 The contribution of animal models to our understanding of addictive processes / Susan Schenk -- chapter 19 Some psychobiological implications of cannabis use / Philip N. Murphy -- chapter 20 What is the evidence for psychobiological harm from the use of 'ecstasy' (MDMA)? / Carl Alexander Roberts -- chapter 21 Social drinking: current findings on acute and chronic effects upon sleep disturbance and brain activity in adolescents and young adults / Christian L. Nicholas -- part PART V Sleep -- chapter 22 Sleep research recording methods / Hawley E. Montgomery-Downs -- chapter 23 Psychobiology of insomnia / Ximena Omlin -- chapter 24 The neurobiology of sleep / Roman Rutka -- chapter 25 The cognitive and neurobiological effects of obstructive sleep apnea / Melinda L. Jackson -- chapter 26 EEG changes between sleeping and wakefulness: characteristics and neural generation / Julia K.M. Chan -- part PART VI Psychobiology and human development -- chapter 27 Psychobiological foundations of early sensory-motor development and implications for neonatal care / Victoria Dumont -- chapter 28 The biological bases of personality / Gayle Brewer -- chapter 29 Understanding the association between childhood maltreatment and depression from a biological perspective / Georgina M. Hosang -- chapter 30 Cognitive function, ageing, and dementia: the role of physical activity and exercise in improving cognition and preventing cognitive decline / Eef Hogervorst
Summary The Routledge International Handbook of Psychobiology provides authoritative, cutting-edge research across the range of areas that fall under the umbrella of psychobiology. The handbook comprises 30 chapters which are organized into seven sections: the physical environment; how psychobiological processes regulate how we respond and cope; stress and anxiety; managing and enhancing mood and cognition; substance use and misuse; sleep; and psychobiology and human development. Each of the chapters is authored by experienced and active researchers in their field who provide authoritative reviews of the latest developments in psychobiology. It is essential reading for both established researchers in the field of psychobiology, as well as advanced students wishing to learn more about both the historical foundations and latest developments in this rapidly growing field
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Notes Description based on print version record
Subject Psychobiology -- Handbooks, manuals, etc
Behavior -- physiology
MEDICAL -- Physiology.
SCIENCE -- Life Sciences -- Human Anatomy & Physiology.
Circadian rhythms
Physiologische Psychologie
Genre/Form Electronic books
Handbooks and manuals
Handbooks and manuals.
Guides et manuels.
Form Electronic book
LC no. 2020691242
ISBN 9781315642765
Other Titles International handbook of psychobiology