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Sensory Systems: II

Senses Other than Vision

  • Jeremy M. Wolfe

Part of the Readings from the Encyclopedia of Neuroscience book series (REN)

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xiv
  2. Michel Cabanac
    Pages 1-1
  3. Gerald E. Loeb
    Pages 2-3
  4. John F. Brugge
    Pages 4-6
  5. Charles Walcott
    Pages 10-11
  6. Lawrence Kruger
    Pages 14-15
  7. Nobuo Suga
    Pages 16-19
  8. Michael V. L. Bennett
    Pages 20-22
  9. Theodore H. Bullock
    Pages 23-23
  10. James D. Rose
    Pages 24-25
  11. Laurence R. Young
    Pages 26-27
  12. A. J. Hudspeth
    Pages 28-29
  13. F. Clifford Rose
    Pages 30-31
  14. Peter H. Hartline
    Pages 32-33
  15. Franz Huber
    Pages 34-35
  16. D. Ian McCloskey
    Pages 36-38
  17. Peter Görner
    Pages 39-40
  18. Paul R. Burgess, Kenneth W. Horch, Robert P. Tuckett
    Pages 41-42
  19. Volker Henn
    Pages 43-43
  20. Ashton Graybiel
    Pages 44-46
  21. Peter H. Hartline
    Pages 47-50
  22. Douglas G. Stuart
    Pages 51-53
  23. Peter B. C. Matthews
    Pages 54-55
  24. Edward Perl
    Pages 56-58
  25. Maxwell M. Mozell
    Pages 59-62
  26. Dietrich Schneider
    Pages 63-65
  27. Gordon M. Shepherd
    Pages 66-68
  28. Maxwell M. Mozell
    Pages 69-71
  29. William S. Cain
    Pages 72-73
  30. P. P. C. Graziadei, G. A. Monti Graziadei
    Pages 74-75
  31. Howard H. Erickson
    Pages 76-77
  32. Lars Terenius
    Pages 78-80
  33. Björn Meyerson
    Pages 81-82
  34. Patrick D. Wall
    Pages 83-84
  35. William H. Sweet
    Pages 85-85
  36. Ronald R. Tasker
    Pages 86-87
  37. W. Crawford Clark
    Pages 89-91
  38. Tsuneo Fujita
    Pages 92-93
  39. Eric Barrington Keverne
    Pages 94-96
  40. Michel Cabanac
    Pages 97-98
  41. Joel D. Knispel
    Pages 101-103
  42. Trygg Engen
    Pages 104-106
  43. Donald M. MacKay
    Pages 107-108
  44. Ainsley Iggo
    Pages 109-110
  45. Alan N. Epstein
    Pages 113-114

About this book

Introduction

This series of books, "Readings from the Encyclopedia of Neuroscience." consists of collections of subject-clustered articles taken from the Encyclopedia of Neuroscience. The Encyclopedia of Neuroscience is a reference source and compendium of more than 700 articles written by world authorities and covering all of neuroscience. We define neuroscience broadly as including all those fields that have as a primary goal the under­ standing of how the brain and nervous system work to mediate/control behavior, including the mental behavior of humans. Those interested in specific aspects of the neurosciences, particular subject areas or specialties, can of course browse through the alphabetically arranged articles of the En­ cyclopedia or use its index to find the topics they wish to read. However. for those readers-students, specialists, or others-who will find it useful to have collections of subject-clustered articles from the Encyclopedia, we issue this series of "Readings" in paperback. Students in neuroscience, psychology, medicine, biology, the mental health professions, and other disciplines will find that these collections provide concise summaries of cutting­ edge research in rapidly advancing fields. The nonspecialist reader will find them useful summary statements of important neuroscience areas. Each collection was compiled, and includes an introductory essay, by an authority in that field.

Keywords

brain calculus control detection information infrared management mechanism model physics physiology psychoacoustics psychophysics sensor sodium

Authors and affiliations

  • Jeremy M. Wolfe
    • 1
  1. 1.Department of Brain and Cognitive SciencesMassachusetts Institute of TechnologyUSA

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