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Title Olfactory cognition : from perception and memory to environmental odours and neuroscience / edited by Gesualdo M. Zucco, Rachel S. Herz, and Benoist Schaal.

Imprint Amsterdam ; Philadelphia : John Benjamins Pub. Co., 2012.


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 Axe EBSCO Clinical Nursing E-Book  Electronic Book    ---  Available
Description 1 online resource (xix, 317 pages)
text txt rdacontent
computer c rdamedia
online resource cr rdacarrier
Series Advances in consciousness research ; 85
Advances in consciousness research ; 85.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Note Print version record.
Contents pt. 1. Perception, psychophysics and odour environment -- pt. 2. Learning and memory -- pt. 3. Neuropsychology and olfactory dysfunctions -- pt. 4. Odor hedonic perception and development.
Summary This book was conceived as a tribute to one of the founders of the psychological study of the sense of smell, Professor Trygg Engen. The book is divided into four sections. The first reunites the fields of psychophysics and the perception of environmental odours and discusses the impact of odours on beliefs and expectations. The second addresses cognitive processes in olfaction, how odours are interpreted, lexicalized, associated with contexts and remembered. The third focuses on the cerebral bases of olfactory awareness and the neuropsychological investigation of olfaction with special emphas.
Subject Olfactometry.
Olfactory receptors.
MEDICAL -- Neuroscience.
PSYCHOLOGY -- Neuropsychology.
Neurobiology. (OCoLC)fst01036315
Olfactometry. (OCoLC)fst01045433
Olfactory receptors. (OCoLC)fst01747329
Smell. (OCoLC)fst01121562
Genre/Form Electronic books.
Added Author Zucco, Gesualdo.
Herz, Rachel, 1963-
Schaal, Benoist.
Other Form: Print version: Olfactory cognition. Amsterdam ; Philadelphia : John Benjamins Pub. Co., 2012 9789027213518 (DLC) 2012002091 (OCoLC)775420107
ISBN 9789027274649 (electronic bk.)
9027274649 (electronic bk.)
Standard No. 9786613592736
AU@ 000050272595
DEBBG BV042793658
DEBBG BV044163335
DEBSZ 42997258X
DEBSZ 431106282
NZ1 14693324
NZ1 15952607

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