Table of Contents

Historical perspective.
Neuroanatomy.
Cells of the nervous system.
Neurotransmitters.
Receptors and signaling the nucleus.
Hormones and the brain.
Adult development and plasticity.
Pain.
Pleasure.
Appetite.
Anger and aggression.
Sleep.
Sex and the brain.
Social attachment.
Memory.
Intelligence.
Attention.
Depression.
Anxiety.
Schizophrenia.
Alzheimer's disease.