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MCGILLPSYC 211Yogita ChudasamaWinter

PSYC 211 Chapter Notes - Chapter 12: Adipose Tissue, Nucleus Accumbens, Cholecystokinin

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Homeostasis: the process by which the body"s substances and characteristics (such as temperature and glucose level) are maintained at their optimal lev
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MCGILLPSYC 211Yogita ChudasamaWinter

PSYC 211 Lecture Notes - Blood Vessel, Anomic Aphasia, Perfect Sense

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2 Apr 2013
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Verbal behaviours constitute one of the most important classes of human social behaviour. cultural evolution possible because of communication (talk/li
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MCGILLPSYC 211Yogita ChudasamaWinter

PSYC 211 Chapter Notes - Chapter 15: Amyloid Precursor Protein, Glatiramer Acetate, Basal Ganglia

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The major categories of neuropathological conditions that the brain can sustain are: tumours, seizure disorders, cerebrovascular accidents, disorders o
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MCGILLPSYC 211Yogita ChudasamaWinter

PSYC 211 Chapter Notes - Chapter 16: Dopamine Hypothesis Of Schizophrenia, Neural Development, Movement Disorder

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Caused by abnormalities in the brain both structural and biochemical. Mental disorders include deficient or inappropriate social behaviours, illogical/
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MCGILLPSYC 211Yogita ChudasamaWinter

PSYC 211 Chapter Notes - Chapter 17: Posterior Parietal Cortex, Capsulotomy, Encephalitis

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MCGILLPSYC 211Yogita ChudasamaWinter

PSYC 211 Chapter Notes - Chapter 18: Gaba Receptor, Putamen, Mesolimbic Pathway

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2 Apr 2013
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Even though drugs cause bad things, people continue to use them because they stimulate brain mechanisms responsible for positive reinforcement. Their i
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MCGILLPSYC 211Yogita ChudasamaWinter

PSYC 211 Chapter Notes - Chapter 7: Ventral Posterior Nucleus, Itch, Group C Nerve Fiber

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MCGILLPSYC 211Yogita ChudasamaWinter

PSYC 211 Chapter Notes - Chapter 8: Glutamine, Interposed Nucleus, Ventral Anterior Nucleus

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Primary motor cortex lies on precentral gyrus which is just rostral to the central sulcus. Brief stimulation causes brief movements and prolonged stimu
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MCGILLPSYC 211Yogita ChudasamaWinter

PSYC 211 Chapter Notes - Chapter 9: Retina, Oxidative Stress, Night Terror

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Sleep is a behavior but not distinguished by movement. During wakefulness the eeg of a normal person shows two basic patterns of activity. Alpha activi
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MCGILLPSYC 211Yogita ChudasamaWinter

PSYC 211 Chapter Notes - Chapter 11: Lateral Hypothalamus, Papez Circuit, Fusiform Face Area

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An emotional response consist of three types of components: (1) behavioral, (2) autonomic, and (3) hormonal. Behavioral component consist of muscular m
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MCGILLPSYC 211Yogita ChudasamaWinter

PSYC 211 Chapter Notes - Chapter 13: Basal Forebrain, Neocortex, Limbic System

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Best of luck to all and hope these help. Learning: the process by which experiences change our nervous system and therefore our behavior. Memory are th
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