PSYC673: Advanced Research Methods in Psychology
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Search full text reference encyclopedias in many areas of social and behavioral research and research methods.
"Annual Reviews" offers articles about the important developments in biomedical, physical and social sciences that occurred during the past year. Cook Library has access from the current volume back to the first volume for selected titles in the 29 book series, but no access to full text articles from the most recent five years for others. Each series is entitled "Annual Reviews in [Field]".
In addition to the Search box, you can use the Journals pull down menu, to access the full run of volumes for Annual Review of Psychology and Annual Review of Clinical Psychology.
Presents a summary of the present state of research in the neurobiology and psychology of learning and memory. Covers topics such as the neurochemistry and neurobiology of learning at the cellular and synaptic levels, systems neurobiology, the study of remarkable capabilities in animals (such as homing), ethological and behavioristic analyses, mechanisms, psychology, and disorders of learning and memory in humans.
A single volume of 85 articles, the Handbook of the Neurobiology of Aging is an authoritative selection of relevant chapters from the Encyclopedia of Neuroscience, the most comprehensive source of neuroscience information assembled to date (AP Oct 2008).
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