Physiological Psychology

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Anonymous
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265312
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Physiological Psychology
Updated:
2014-03-06 03:36:08
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neurons
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psychology
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  1. Neurons
    • ¨convey
    • sensory information to the brain;

    • ¨carry
    • out the operations involved in thought and feeling;

    • transmit
    • commands out to the body to control muscles and organs
  2. neuron features
    ¨Nucleus

    ¨Cell membrane

    ¨Cytoplasm

    ¨Organelles

    ¨vesicles
  3. Cells
    of the Nervous System
    • cell body or soma
    • dendrites
    • axon
  4. cell body or soma
    • Contains
    • the nucleus

    • The
    • nucleus contains the genetic material (DNA).

    • Contains
    • organelles in cytoplasm

    • These
    • convert nutrients to fuel, construct proteins, and remove waste.
  5. axon
    • Extends
    • some distance from the cell body

    • Carries
    • information to other neurons and to organs

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