Hormones and Social Behaviour

ISBN: 978-3-540-79286-4 (Print) 978-3-540-79288-8 (Online)

Table of contents (14 chapters)

  1. Front Matter

    Pages I-XII

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    Pages 1-11

    Modules, Minds and Morality

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    Pages 13-25

    Brain Mechanisms Theoretically Underlying Extremes of Social Behaviors: The Best and the Worst

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    Pages 27-45

    Serotonergic Modulation of Sex and Aggression

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    Pages 47-56

    The Effect of Neuropeptides on Human Trust and Altruism: A Neuroeconomic Perspective

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    Pages 57-64

    Molecular Neurobiology of the Social Brain

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    Pages 65-79

    Impact of Brain Evolution on Hormones and Social Behaviour

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    Pages 81-101

    Brain Oxytocin Mediates Beneficial Consequences of Close Social Interactions: From Maternal Love and Sex

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    Pages 103-120

    Hormones, Brain Plasticity and Reproductive Functions

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    Pages 121-130

    Neuroendocrine Mechanisms Underlying the Intergenerational Transmission of Maternal Behavior and Infant Abuse in Rhesus Macaques

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    Pages 131-150

    Brain Corticosteroid Receptor Function in Response to Psychosocial Stressors

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    Pages 151-162

    Aspects of Behavior in Pedophillic Sex Offenders Treated with Leuprolide Acetate

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    Pages 163-175

    The Brain, Androgens, and Pedophilia

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    Pages 177-185

    Role of Alcohol and Sex Hormones on Human Aggressive Behavior

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    Pages 187-196

    Social Neuroscience: Complexities to Be Unravelled

  16. Back Matter

    Pages 197-199