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The neuroscience of everyday life, Sam Wang

Label
The neuroscience of everyday life
Title
The neuroscience of everyday life
Statement of responsibility
Sam Wang
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
In thirty-six each half hour lectures, Professor Sam Wang explores the science and mystery of the human nervous system, from essential neurochemical and neurobiological processes to the psychological and social constructs they are thought to produce
Member of
Cataloging source
GO3
Characteristic
videorecording
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1967-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Wang, Sam
Dewey number
612.8
LC call number
QP360
LC item number
.W36 2010
NLM call number
WL300
NLM item number
W184 2010
PerformerNote
Lecturer: Professor Sam Wang, Princeton University
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Teaching Company
Runtime
0
Series statement
Great courses. Science & mathematics. Psychology
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  • Neurosciences
  • Nervous system
  • Nervous system
  • Neurobiology
  • Neural networks (Neurobiology)
  • Developmental neurobiology
  • Neurophysiology
  • Neuropsychology
  • Psychobiology
  • Psychophysiology
  • Brain
  • Brain mapping
  • Brain
  • Brain
  • Brain
  • Cognition
  • Cognitive neuroscience
  • Learning
  • Senses and sensation
  • Memory
  • Brain
  • Brain
  • Brain
  • Brain mapping
  • Brain
  • Cognition
  • Cognitive neuroscience
  • Developmental neurobiology
  • Learning
  • Memory
  • Nervous system
  • Nervous system
  • Neural networks (Neurobiology)
  • Neurobiology
  • Neurophysiology
  • Neuropsychology
  • Neurosciences
  • Psychobiology
  • Psychophysiology
  • Senses and sensation
Technique
live action
Label
The neuroscience of everyday life, Sam Wang
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • "Course no. 1540."
  • Thirty-six lectures lasting 30 minutes each
Accompanying material
1 course guidebook (viii, 119 pages).
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
  • vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
  • tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Coming to your senses
  • Perception and your brain's little lies
  • Pain -- all in your head?
  • Decisions -- your brain's secret ballot
  • Reward, adaptation, and addiction
  • Many forms of memory
  • Disc 3. Lectures 13 -- 18.
  • Quirks of memory
  • Learning, studying, and sleep
  • Willpower and mental work
  • Disc 1. Lectures 1 to 6.
  • Work, play, and stress
  • Biological timekeepers and jet lag
  • Hidden talents of infants
  • Disc 4. Lectures 19- 24.
  • Mozart myth and active learning
  • Childhood and adolescence
  • Handedness-- sports, speech, and presidents
  • Reaching the top of the mountain -- aging
  • "Brain exercise" and real exercise
  • Animal and human personality
  • What is neuroscience?
  • Disc 5. Lectures 25 -- 30.
  • Intelligence, genes, and environment
  • Weather in your brain -- emotions
  • Fear, loathing, and anger
  • From weather to climate -- Mood
  • Social brain, empathy, and autism
  • Mars and Venus-- men's and women's brains
  • Disc 6. Lectures 31 to 36.
  • Sex, love, and bonds for life
  • Math and other evolutionary curiosities
  • How do neuroscientists study the brain?
  • Consciousness and free will
  • Near-death and other extreme experiences
  • Spirituality and religion
  • Happiness and other research opportunities
  • Evolution, energetics, and the 10% myth
  • Neurons and synapses
  • Neurotransmitters and drugs
  • Juicing the brain
  • Disc 2. Lectures 7 to 12.
Control code
ocn690921952
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. +
Dimensions
other
Extent
6 videodiscs (18 hr.)
Isbn
9781598036978
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
9781598036978
Other physical details
digital
Publisher number
  • PD1540A
  • ID1540A-01
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System details
DVD, Region 1
Video recording format
DVD
Label
The neuroscience of everyday life, Sam Wang
Publication
Note
  • "Course no. 1540."
  • Thirty-six lectures lasting 30 minutes each
Accompanying material
1 course guidebook (viii, 119 pages).
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
  • vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
  • tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Coming to your senses
  • Perception and your brain's little lies
  • Pain -- all in your head?
  • Decisions -- your brain's secret ballot
  • Reward, adaptation, and addiction
  • Many forms of memory
  • Disc 3. Lectures 13 -- 18.
  • Quirks of memory
  • Learning, studying, and sleep
  • Willpower and mental work
  • Disc 1. Lectures 1 to 6.
  • Work, play, and stress
  • Biological timekeepers and jet lag
  • Hidden talents of infants
  • Disc 4. Lectures 19- 24.
  • Mozart myth and active learning
  • Childhood and adolescence
  • Handedness-- sports, speech, and presidents
  • Reaching the top of the mountain -- aging
  • "Brain exercise" and real exercise
  • Animal and human personality
  • What is neuroscience?
  • Disc 5. Lectures 25 -- 30.
  • Intelligence, genes, and environment
  • Weather in your brain -- emotions
  • Fear, loathing, and anger
  • From weather to climate -- Mood
  • Social brain, empathy, and autism
  • Mars and Venus-- men's and women's brains
  • Disc 6. Lectures 31 to 36.
  • Sex, love, and bonds for life
  • Math and other evolutionary curiosities
  • How do neuroscientists study the brain?
  • Consciousness and free will
  • Near-death and other extreme experiences
  • Spirituality and religion
  • Happiness and other research opportunities
  • Evolution, energetics, and the 10% myth
  • Neurons and synapses
  • Neurotransmitters and drugs
  • Juicing the brain
  • Disc 2. Lectures 7 to 12.
Control code
ocn690921952
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. +
Dimensions
other
Extent
6 videodiscs (18 hr.)
Isbn
9781598036978
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
9781598036978
Other physical details
digital
Publisher number
  • PD1540A
  • ID1540A-01
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System details
DVD, Region 1
Video recording format
DVD

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