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The Resource The Neurotransmitter revolution : serotonin, social behavior, and the law, edited by Roger D. Masters and Michael T. McGuire ; with a foreword by Margaret Gruter

The Neurotransmitter revolution : serotonin, social behavior, and the law, edited by Roger D. Masters and Michael T. McGuire ; with a foreword by Margaret Gruter

Label
The Neurotransmitter revolution : serotonin, social behavior, and the law
Title
The Neurotransmitter revolution
Title remainder
serotonin, social behavior, and the law
Statement of responsibility
edited by Roger D. Masters and Michael T. McGuire ; with a foreword by Margaret Gruter
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DNLM/DLC
Government publication
government publication of a state province territory dependency etc
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
RA1147.5
LC item number
.N5 1994
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1929-2016
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Masters, Roger D
  • McGuire, Michael T.
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Forensic neuropsychology
  • Neurotransmitters
  • Serotonin
  • Neurochemistry
Label
The Neurotransmitter revolution : serotonin, social behavior, and the law, edited by Roger D. Masters and Michael T. McGuire ; with a foreword by Margaret Gruter
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Introduction: findings concerning the neurotransmitter serotonin illustrate new and important problems that cut across disciplines in the natural sciences, social sciences and law -- Why study serotonin, social behavior and the law? / Roger D. Masters -- Biology and the law / Michael T. McGuire -- Serotonin and the law / Roger D. Masters -- Sorotonin and behavior: increasing understanding of the role of neurotransmitters play in human social behavior is illustrated by the varied functions of serotonin -- Basics of serotonin neurochemistry / Arthur Yuwiler, Gary L. Brammer and K.C. Yuwiler -- Serotonin and suicide / Dan J. Stein and Michael Stanley -- Serotonin and violent behavior / Markku Linnoila ... [et al.] -- Carbohydrates and depression: serotonin and seasonal affective disorder / Richard J. Wurtman and Judith J. Wurtman -- Factors influencing serotonin function: complexity of interactions among individual experience and development, genetics and the role of serotonin are examined
  • (cont) Ontogeny, social experience and serotonergic functioning / Benson E. Ginsburg -- Serotonin, aggression and violence in Vervet monkeys / Michael J. Raleigh and Michael T. McGuire -- Serotonin and social rank among human males / Douglas Madsen -- Challenge to legal concepts: does the discovery of biological factors controlling human social behavior and sometimes contributing to criminal acts require a change in the traditional concepts on which our law rests -- Brain, the law and the medicalization of crime / C. Ray Jeffery -- Law, culpability and the neural sciences / Michael H. Shapiro -- Implications for law and policy: given the complexity of our legal system, how might knowledge of the biochemistry of human social behavior best be integrated into contemporary law and public policy -- Lesson of the owl and the crows / William H. Rodgers, Jr. -- Low serotonin function and the therapeutic power of the criminal law / David B. Wexler -- Science spending and serotonin / Steven Goldberg -- Conclusions for public policy: early intervention, special education and the law / Roger D. Masters
Control code
26318574
Dimensions
27 cm
Extent
xvi, 254 pages
Isbn
9780809318018
Isbn Type
(pbk. : alk. paper)
Lccn
92049968
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
Label
The Neurotransmitter revolution : serotonin, social behavior, and the law, edited by Roger D. Masters and Michael T. McGuire ; with a foreword by Margaret Gruter
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Introduction: findings concerning the neurotransmitter serotonin illustrate new and important problems that cut across disciplines in the natural sciences, social sciences and law -- Why study serotonin, social behavior and the law? / Roger D. Masters -- Biology and the law / Michael T. McGuire -- Serotonin and the law / Roger D. Masters -- Sorotonin and behavior: increasing understanding of the role of neurotransmitters play in human social behavior is illustrated by the varied functions of serotonin -- Basics of serotonin neurochemistry / Arthur Yuwiler, Gary L. Brammer and K.C. Yuwiler -- Serotonin and suicide / Dan J. Stein and Michael Stanley -- Serotonin and violent behavior / Markku Linnoila ... [et al.] -- Carbohydrates and depression: serotonin and seasonal affective disorder / Richard J. Wurtman and Judith J. Wurtman -- Factors influencing serotonin function: complexity of interactions among individual experience and development, genetics and the role of serotonin are examined
  • (cont) Ontogeny, social experience and serotonergic functioning / Benson E. Ginsburg -- Serotonin, aggression and violence in Vervet monkeys / Michael J. Raleigh and Michael T. McGuire -- Serotonin and social rank among human males / Douglas Madsen -- Challenge to legal concepts: does the discovery of biological factors controlling human social behavior and sometimes contributing to criminal acts require a change in the traditional concepts on which our law rests -- Brain, the law and the medicalization of crime / C. Ray Jeffery -- Law, culpability and the neural sciences / Michael H. Shapiro -- Implications for law and policy: given the complexity of our legal system, how might knowledge of the biochemistry of human social behavior best be integrated into contemporary law and public policy -- Lesson of the owl and the crows / William H. Rodgers, Jr. -- Low serotonin function and the therapeutic power of the criminal law / David B. Wexler -- Science spending and serotonin / Steven Goldberg -- Conclusions for public policy: early intervention, special education and the law / Roger D. Masters
Control code
26318574
Dimensions
27 cm
Extent
xvi, 254 pages
Isbn
9780809318018
Isbn Type
(pbk. : alk. paper)
Lccn
92049968
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations

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