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The Resource Understanding the brain, producer, Alisha Reay ; director, Jon Leven

Understanding the brain, producer, Alisha Reay ; director, Jon Leven

Label
Understanding the brain
Title
Understanding the brain
Statement of responsibility
producer, Alisha Reay ; director, Jon Leven
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"Designed as a survey course to introduce individuals without a background in science to the modern field of neuroscience. Drawing on everyday experience and popular books, as well as current research, the course seeks to amaze and inform the learner about" the brain -- Course guidebook
Member of
Cataloging source
MDK
Characteristic
videorecording
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Norden, Jeanette
Credits note
Camera operators, Lonnie Harrell, Alexis Doty, Jim Allen, Nancy Evans
Dewey number
612.82
Language note
In English
LC call number
QP376
LC item number
.N67 2007
NLM call number
WL 300 N67 2007
PerformerNote
Taught by Jeanette Norden
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Reay, Alisha
  • Leven, Jon
  • Teaching Company
Runtime
0
Series statement
Great courses. Science & mathematics. Biology
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Brain
  • Neurophysiology
  • Neurosciences
  • Brain
  • Brain
  • Brain
  • Brain
  • Brain
  • Neurophysiology
  • Neurosciences
Technique
live action
Label
Understanding the brain, producer, Alisha Reay ; director, Jon Leven
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Collective title, part numbers & lecture titles from disc menus. Disc numeration from disc labels
  • Course guidebook includes an outline for each lecture, a glossary, biographical notes, and a bibliography
Accompanying material
1 course guidebook (vi, 174 pages : illustrations ; 19 cm).
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (Course guidebook, pages 166-174)
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
  • vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
  • tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Part one: disc 1. Historical underpinnings of neuroscience -- Central nervous system : gross organization -- Central nervous system : internal organization -- Central nervous system : subdivisions -- Cortex : lobes and areas -- Cortex : sensory, motor, and association areas -- disc 2. Central nervous system : development -- Central nervous system : cellular organization -- Pathways and synapses -- Neurotransmitters -- Stroke -- The visual system : the eye
  • Part two: disc 3. The visual system : the cortex -- The auditory system -- The somatosensory system -- Agnosias -- The motor system : voluntary movement -- The motor system : coordinated movement -- disc 4. Parkinson's disease -- Language -- The limbic system : anatomy -- The limbic system : biochemistry -- Depression -- The reward system : anatomy
  • Part three: disc 5. The reward system : drugs -- Brain plasticity -- Emotion and executive function -- Processing of negative emotions : fear -- Music and the brain -- Sexual dimorphism of the brain -- disc 6. Sleep and dreaming -- Consciousness and the self -- Alzheimer's disease -- Risk factors for Alzheimer's disease -- Wellness and the brain : effects of stress -- Neuroscience : looking back and looking ahead
Control code
ocn179833507
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. +
Dimensions
other
Edition
Standard format.
Extent
6 videodiscs (approximately 1080 min.)
Isbn
9781598033625
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
9781598033625
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
  • 1580
  • PD1580-01
  • PD1580-02
  • PD1580-03
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System details
DVD
Terms governing use
Public performance rights included.
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Understanding the brain, producer, Alisha Reay ; director, Jon Leven
Publication
Note
  • Collective title, part numbers & lecture titles from disc menus. Disc numeration from disc labels
  • Course guidebook includes an outline for each lecture, a glossary, biographical notes, and a bibliography
Accompanying material
1 course guidebook (vi, 174 pages : illustrations ; 19 cm).
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (Course guidebook, pages 166-174)
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
  • vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
  • tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Part one: disc 1. Historical underpinnings of neuroscience -- Central nervous system : gross organization -- Central nervous system : internal organization -- Central nervous system : subdivisions -- Cortex : lobes and areas -- Cortex : sensory, motor, and association areas -- disc 2. Central nervous system : development -- Central nervous system : cellular organization -- Pathways and synapses -- Neurotransmitters -- Stroke -- The visual system : the eye
  • Part two: disc 3. The visual system : the cortex -- The auditory system -- The somatosensory system -- Agnosias -- The motor system : voluntary movement -- The motor system : coordinated movement -- disc 4. Parkinson's disease -- Language -- The limbic system : anatomy -- The limbic system : biochemistry -- Depression -- The reward system : anatomy
  • Part three: disc 5. The reward system : drugs -- Brain plasticity -- Emotion and executive function -- Processing of negative emotions : fear -- Music and the brain -- Sexual dimorphism of the brain -- disc 6. Sleep and dreaming -- Consciousness and the self -- Alzheimer's disease -- Risk factors for Alzheimer's disease -- Wellness and the brain : effects of stress -- Neuroscience : looking back and looking ahead
Control code
ocn179833507
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. +
Dimensions
other
Edition
Standard format.
Extent
6 videodiscs (approximately 1080 min.)
Isbn
9781598033625
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
9781598033625
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
  • 1580
  • PD1580-01
  • PD1580-02
  • PD1580-03
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System details
DVD
Terms governing use
Public performance rights included.
Video recording format
DVD

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