The Resource The neuroscience of everyday life, Sam Wang

The neuroscience of everyday life, Sam Wang

Label
The neuroscience of everyday life
Title
The neuroscience of everyday life
Statement of responsibility
Sam Wang
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
This course explores the science and mystery of the human nervous system, from essential neurochemical and neurobiological processes to the psychological and social constructs they are thought to produce
Member of
Cataloging source
GO3
Characteristic
videorecording
Dewey number
612.8
PerformerNote
Lecturer: Professor Sam Wang, Princeton University
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1967-
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  • Wang, Sam
  • Teaching Company
Series statement
The great courses. Science & mathematics. Psychology
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  • Neurosciences
  • Nervous system
  • Nervous system
  • Neurobiology
  • Neural networks (Neurobiology)
  • Developmental neurobiology
  • Neurophysiology
  • Neuropsychology
  • Psychobiology
  • Psychophysiology
  • Brain
  • Brain mapping
  • Brain
  • Brain
  • Brain
  • Cognition
  • Cognitive neuroscience
  • Learning
  • Senses and sensation
  • Memory
  • DVD-Video discs
Technique
live action
Label
The neuroscience of everyday life, Sam Wang
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • "Course no. 1540."
  • Thirty-six lectures lasting 30 minutes each
  • Accompanying book, The neuroscience of everyday life, c2010, by Sam Wang, includes bibliographical references (p. 115-119)
Accompanying material
1 course guidebook (viii, 119 p. : ill. ; 20 cm.).
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
  • vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
  • tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Lecture 5.
  • Neurotransmitters and drugs
  • Lecture 6.
  • Juicing the brain
  • Lecture 7.
  • Coming to your senses
  • Lecture 8.
  • Perception and your brain's little lies
  • Lecture 9.
  • Pain-- all in your head?
  • Lecture 1.
  • Lecture 10.
  • Decisions-- your brain's secret ballot
  • Lecture 11.
  • Reward, adaptation, and addiction
  • Lecture 12.
  • The many forms of memory
  • Lecture 13.
  • quirks of memory
  • Lecture 14.
  • Learning, studying, and sleep
  • What is neuroscience?
  • Lecture 15
  • Willpower and mental Work
  • Lecture 16.
  • Work, play, and stress
  • Lecture 17.
  • Biological timekeepers and jet lag
  • Lecture 18.
  • The hidden talents of infants
  • Lecture 19.
  • The mozart myth and active learning
  • Lecture 2.
  • Lecture 20.
  • Childhood and adolescence
  • Lecture 21.
  • Handedness-- sports, speech, and presidents
  • Lecture 22.
  • Reaching the top of the mountain-- aging
  • Lecture 23.
  • "Brain exercise" and real exercise
  • Lecture 24.
  • Animal and human personality
  • How do neuroscientists study the brain?
  • Lecture 25.
  • Intelligence, genes, and environment
  • Lecture 26.
  • The weather in your brain-- emotions
  • Lecture 27.
  • Fear, loathing, and anger
  • Lecture 28.
  • From weather to climate-- mood
  • Lecture 29.
  • The social brain, empathy, and autism
  • Lecture 3.
  • Lecture 30.
  • Mars and Venus-- men's and women's brains
  • Lecture 31.
  • Sex, love, and bonds for life
  • Lecture 32.
  • Math and other evolutionary curiosities
  • Lecture 33.
  • Consciousness and free will
  • Lecture 34.
  • Near-death and other extreme experiences
  • Evolution, energetics, and the 10% myth
  • Lecture 35.
  • Spirituality and religion
  • Lecture 36.
  • Happiness and other research opportunities
  • Lecture 4.
  • Neurons and synapses
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. +
Dimensions
other
Extent
6 video discs (18 hr.)
Isbn
9781598036978
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other physical details
digital
Publisher number
PD1540A
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • ocn690921952
  • (OCoLC)690921952
System details
DVD, region 1
Video recording format
DVD
Label
The neuroscience of everyday life, Sam Wang
Publication
Note
  • "Course no. 1540."
  • Thirty-six lectures lasting 30 minutes each
  • Accompanying book, The neuroscience of everyday life, c2010, by Sam Wang, includes bibliographical references (p. 115-119)
Accompanying material
1 course guidebook (viii, 119 p. : ill. ; 20 cm.).
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
  • vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
  • tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Lecture 5.
  • Neurotransmitters and drugs
  • Lecture 6.
  • Juicing the brain
  • Lecture 7.
  • Coming to your senses
  • Lecture 8.
  • Perception and your brain's little lies
  • Lecture 9.
  • Pain-- all in your head?
  • Lecture 1.
  • Lecture 10.
  • Decisions-- your brain's secret ballot
  • Lecture 11.
  • Reward, adaptation, and addiction
  • Lecture 12.
  • The many forms of memory
  • Lecture 13.
  • quirks of memory
  • Lecture 14.
  • Learning, studying, and sleep
  • What is neuroscience?
  • Lecture 15
  • Willpower and mental Work
  • Lecture 16.
  • Work, play, and stress
  • Lecture 17.
  • Biological timekeepers and jet lag
  • Lecture 18.
  • The hidden talents of infants
  • Lecture 19.
  • The mozart myth and active learning
  • Lecture 2.
  • Lecture 20.
  • Childhood and adolescence
  • Lecture 21.
  • Handedness-- sports, speech, and presidents
  • Lecture 22.
  • Reaching the top of the mountain-- aging
  • Lecture 23.
  • "Brain exercise" and real exercise
  • Lecture 24.
  • Animal and human personality
  • How do neuroscientists study the brain?
  • Lecture 25.
  • Intelligence, genes, and environment
  • Lecture 26.
  • The weather in your brain-- emotions
  • Lecture 27.
  • Fear, loathing, and anger
  • Lecture 28.
  • From weather to climate-- mood
  • Lecture 29.
  • The social brain, empathy, and autism
  • Lecture 3.
  • Lecture 30.
  • Mars and Venus-- men's and women's brains
  • Lecture 31.
  • Sex, love, and bonds for life
  • Lecture 32.
  • Math and other evolutionary curiosities
  • Lecture 33.
  • Consciousness and free will
  • Lecture 34.
  • Near-death and other extreme experiences
  • Evolution, energetics, and the 10% myth
  • Lecture 35.
  • Spirituality and religion
  • Lecture 36.
  • Happiness and other research opportunities
  • Lecture 4.
  • Neurons and synapses
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. +
Dimensions
other
Extent
6 video discs (18 hr.)
Isbn
9781598036978
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other physical details
digital
Publisher number
PD1540A
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • ocn690921952
  • (OCoLC)690921952
System details
DVD, region 1
Video recording format
DVD

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