Neuroscience of Aggression

  • Klaus A. Miczek
  • Andreas Meyer-Lindenberg

Part of the Current Topics in Behavioral Neurosciences book series (CTBN, volume 17)

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-viii
  2. Aki Takahashi, Klaus A. Miczek
    Pages 3-44
  3. Christina S. Barr, Carlos Driscoll
    Pages 45-71
  4. Rosa Maria Martins de Almeida, Annabel Ferreira, Daniella Agrati
    Pages 111-130
  5. Tracy A. Bedrosian, Randy J. Nelson
    Pages 131-142
  6. Manfred Laucht, Daniel Brandeis, Katrin Zohsel
    Pages 267-295
  7. Hayley M. Dorfman, Andreas Meyer-Lindenberg, Joshua W. Buckholtz
    Pages 297-313
  8. Sheilagh Hodgins, Magdalena J. Piatosa, Boris Schiffer
    Pages 329-368
  9. Nathaniel E. Anderson, Kent A. Kiehl
    Pages 369-393
  10. Essi Viding, Ana Seara-Cardoso, Eamon J. McCrory
    Pages 395-419
  11. Arlette Buchmann, Sarah Hohmann, Daniel Brandeis, Tobias Banaschewski, Luise Poustka
    Pages 421-442
  12. Back Matter
    Pages 475-479

About this book


This volume assembles the leading aggression researchers both at the preclinical and clinical level. They review the current state of knowledge about neural mechanisms of aggressive behavior and point to the need for innovative methodologies to further our understanding of this greatly understudied set of behaviors.


Aggression Aggressive Behavior Genetics Neural Circuits Serotonin Stress Violence

Editors and affiliations

  • Klaus A. Miczek
    • 1
  • Andreas Meyer-Lindenberg
    • 2
  1. 1.Moses Hunt Professor of Psychology, Psychiatry, Pharmacol & NeurosciTufts UniversityMedfordUSA
  2. 2.Dept of Psychiatry and PsychotherapyCentral Institute of Mental HealthMannheimGermany

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