Approaches to Brain Function

  • George Somjen
Part of the Neuroscience Series book series (NSC)


The reader is introduced to the bewildering array of opinion concerning the sensory function of the brain. Those with impatient disposition should omit this chapter and after a glance at Figure 35 should proceed to Chapter 11. Those who really want to know are advised to consult a text on the history of psychology or of neurophysiology, for in this space the topic can hardly be done justice.


Spike Train Firing Pattern Postsynaptic Cell Sensory Code Mammalian Nervous System 


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© Meredith Corporation 1972

Authors and Affiliations

  • George Somjen
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  1. 1.Duke UniversityUSA

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