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Drugs, the Brain, and Behavior : The Pharmacology of Abuse and Dependence, Second Edition,9780789035271
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Drugs, the Brain, and Behavior : The Pharmacology of Abuse and Dependence, Second Edition

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Edition:
2nd
ISBN13:

9780789035271

ISBN10:
0789035278
Format:
Hardcover
Pub. Date:
11/29/2012
Publisher(s):
Routledge

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What version or edition is this?
This is the 2nd edition with a publication date of 11/29/2012.
What is included with this book?
  • The New copy of this book will include any supplemental materials advertised. Please check the title of the book to determine if it should include any CDs, lab manuals, study guides, etc.

Summary

Explore the brain and discover the clinical and pharmacological issues surrounding drug abuse and dependence. The authors, research scientists with years of experience in alcohol and drug studies, provide definitions, historic discoveries about the nervous system, and original, eye-catching illustrations to discuss the brain/behavior relationship, basic neuroanatomy, neurophysiology, and the mechanistic actions of mood-altering drugs. You will learn about: how psychoactive drugs affect cognition, behavior, and emotion the brain/behavior relationship the specific effects of major addictive and psychoactive drug groups new definitions and thinking about abuse and dependence the medical and forensic consequences of drugs use Drugs, the Brain, and Behavioruses a balance of instruction, illustrations, and tables and formulas that will give you a broad, lasting introduction to this intriguing subject. Whether you're a nurse, chemical dependency counselor, psychologist, or clinician, this book will be a quick reference guide long after the first reading.


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