The Human Nervous System is a definitive account of human neuroanatomy, with a comprehensive coverage of the brain, spinal cord, and peripheral nervous system. The cytoarchitecture, chemoarchitecture, connectivity, and major functions of neuronal structures are examined by acknowledged authorities in the field, such as: Alheid, Amaral, Armstrong, Beitz, Burke, de Olmos, Difiglia, Garey, Gerrits, Gibbins, Holstege, Kaas, Martin, McKinley, Norgren, Ohye, Paxinos, Pearson, Pioro, Price, Saper, Sasaki, Schoenen, Tadork, Voogd, Webster, Zilles, and their associates.
* Large, clearly designed 8-1/2" x 11" format
* 35 information-packed chapters
* 500 photomicrographs and diagrams
* 6,200 bibliographic entries
* Table of contents for every chapter
* Exceptionally cross-referenced
* Detailed subject index
* Substantial original research work
* Mini atlases of some brain regions
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An impressive survey of our knowledge of the brain, spinal cord, and peripheral nervous system. Experts such as Amaral, de Olmos, Kaas, Martin, Price, Saper, Voogd, and Paxinos examine the cyto- and chemoarchitecture, connectivity, and major functions of neural structures. They provide direct evidenReview:
"Excellent and comprehensive text... a synthesis of structural and architectonic studies of the human brain together with recent information on the connectivity of different regions, derived largely form animal experiments... beautifully illustrated... superbly illustrated... superb in both content and illustration. These chapters will be standard reference works for many years to come... All these chapters are excellent, the high standard of illustration, as with the rest of the volume, being particularly praiseworthy... This is an excellent book which admirably fulfils the aim of the Editor... The text and, particularly, the illustrations, are of a uniformly high standard throughout... The volume provides a timely and high quality reference work on the structure and connectivity of the human brain... excellent value."--NEUROSCIENCE"An impressive survey of our knowledge of the brain, spinal cord, and peripheral nervous system... This monumental work promises to stand for years as the standard text."--SCITECH"If you're looking for a comprehensive account of the human nervous system, the book you need is The Human Nervous System edited by George Paxinos."--AI EXPERT
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Book Description Academic Press, 1990. Hardcover. Book Condition: New. 1st. Bookseller Inventory # DADAX0125476256