By Peter M. Miller
Biological study on Addiction examines the neurobiological mechanisms of drug use and drug habit, describing how the mind responds to addictive ingredients in addition to the way it is laid low with medicinal drugs of abuse. The book's 4 major sections learn behavioral and molecular biology; neuroscience; genetics; and neuroimaging and neuropharmacology as they relate to the addictive process.
This quantity is principally potent in proposing present wisdom at the key neurobiological and genetic components in an individual’s susceptibility to drug dependence, in addition to the procedures through which a few contributors continue from informal drug use to drug dependence.
Biological examine on Addiction is certainly one of 3 volumes comprising the 2,500-page sequence, Comprehensive Addictive Behaviors and Disorders. This sequence offers the main entire choice of present wisdom on addictive behaviors and problems up to now. in brief, it's the definitive reference paintings on addictions.
- Each article offers word list, complete references, recommended readings, and a listing of internet resources
- Edited and authored via the leaders within the box world wide – the broadest, such a lot specialist assurance available
- Discusses the genetic foundation of addiction
- Covers easy technology learn from numerous animal studies
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