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Author Nigg, Joel T.

Title What causes ADHD? : understanding what goes wrong and why / Joel T. Nigg.

Imprint New York : Guilford Press, c2006.


Location Call No. OPAC Message Status
 Axe 2nd Floor Stacks  618.928589 N562w 2006    ---  Available
Description x, 422 p. : ill. ; 24 cm.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (p. 346-409) and index.
Contents Conceptual context -- ADHD's controversies -- Defining "disorder" -- How does ADHD work? -- Neural systems -- Attention and arousal -- Executive functioning or cognitive control -- Motivation -- Motor control and timing -- Where does ADHD come from? -- Multiple pathways -- Genetic effects -- Uncommon experiential risk factors -- Common experiential risk factors -- Integration -- Multiple pathways reconsidered -- Conclusion.
Subject Attention-deficit hyperactivity disorder.
Attention Deficit Disorder with Hyperactivity.
ISBN 1593852673 (hardcover)
9781593852672 (hardcover)
Standard No. 9781593852672
NLGGC 291738702
NLM 101281129
YDXCP 2370636

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