Essays Tagged: "Physiology"

Biography of Sigmund Freud

the philosophical-scientific aspects of the mind. He especially became interested in neurology and physiology and finally graduated in 1881. Freud's research was based on close observations and scien ...

(4 pages) 313 0 4.3 Oct/2002

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Psychology > Psychological Theories & Authors

Human Ancestry

After our transition from the arboreal region of Africa to the terrestrial area of the savanna, our physiology below the neck, for the most part, has not changed. As a result, differences among each h ...

(7 pages) 87 0 3.0 Nov/1996

Subjects: Science Essays > Earth Sciences

This is a research paper about animals in research for a phycology class about the pros and the cons a compare and contrast essay 4pages

uman lives. Animal experiments have been vital to the discovery and development of many advances in physiology and medicine. Given the statement "Animal experiments are still crucial to the investigat ...

(3 pages) 143 1 3.0 Dec/2002

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Psychology

Phe psychology and physiology of combat shed.

Do what we understand today about the psychology and physiology of combat shed any light on the experiences of combat soldiers in the First World War?In ...

(14 pages) 81 0 4.7 Apr/2003

Subjects: History Term Papers > World History > World War I

Dichlorodiphenyltrichloroethane and the Environment, The Global Impact.

six monther, without any apparent toxicity to humans. He was later awarded the 1948 Nobel Prize in Physiology and Medicine for his efforts. DDT's effectiveness, persistence, and low cost resulted in ...

(4 pages) 85 1 4.7 May/2003

Subjects: Science Essays > Chemistry

How neurones communicate with each other.

e, and their are specific function determines their exact size and shape.# As demonstrated in 'The Physiology of Behaviour' - Neil R. Carlson - the neurone is comprised of four main structures; the s ... iology' (Collins Advanced Science; Collins Educational; London; 1999) ch. 14# Carlson, Neil R. 'Physiology of Behaviour' (Pearson Education Company; Massachusetts, USA; 7th ed. 2001) ch. 2# Ca ...

(10 pages) 148 1 4.0 May/2003

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Health & Medicine

Biological Basis of Fear.

he brain known as the amygdala (Nutt, 2001). What are psychologists doing to help people manage the physiology of fear and anxiety associated with the current threat of terrorism? Utilizing clinical m ... humans' tendency to respond in this manner? What are psychologists doing to help people manage the physiology of fear and anxiety associated with the current threat of terrorism? It is important to a ...

(13 pages) 251 0 4.0 Jul/2003

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Psychology

Human Factors in Aviation: Circadian Rhythmicity.

that never sleep" we cannot escape the recalcitrance of endogenous clocks that regulate much of our physiology and behavior. Recent progress in understanding the molecular mechanisms underlying circad ... udies specific to different aviation environments and using a range of measures (e.g., performance, physiology, and behavior) have revealed a number of factors related to fatigue. For example, in long ...

(8 pages) 121 0 2.5 Dec/2003

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers

Short biography IVAN PAVLOV.

versity of St. Petersburg. There he studied chemistry, pharmacology, and most importantly, for him, physiology and received his doctorate in 1879 (Girogian). He continued his studies and began doing h ... nterested him most: digestion and blood circulation. Pavlov's first independent work focused on the physiology of the circulation of the blood (World). He studied the influence of variations in blood ...

(3 pages) 50 0 4.8 Jan/2004

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Psychology > Psychological Theories & Authors

Differences between the extraverts and introverts of Hans Eysenck

ch human personality is assessed. Eysenck believed that the basis of personality involves genetics, physiology and environment. Shackleton (1984) explains this association as follows, "Individuals inh ...

(7 pages) 149 0 4.5 Mar/2004

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Psychology > Psychological Theories & Authors

A written account of Laboratory work: Body Temperature.

es Celsius (Marieb, 2000). The purpose of this laboratory report is firstlty to describe the normal physiology of temperature control. The assignment will then focus on an experiment that was carried ... yed in spreadshheet and graph form. Finally, the relationship between these findings and the normal physiology of temperature control will be analytically discussed.PHYSIOLOGYThe human body is homoeth ...

(6 pages) 33 0 4.3 Apr/2004

Subjects: Science Essays > Biology > Human Biology

Why study psychology?

ss, what motivates people, and what brings happiness. Part of psychology can also be traced back to physiology, the study of the human brain and nervous system. The actual establishment of psychology ...

(4 pages) 228 1 4.7 Jul/2004

Subjects: Science Essays > Mental Health

All about organization behaviour

human's behavior within organizations. Studying OB's theories can be quickly coping with individual physiology and group behavior.It is a field of study that investigates the impact of individuals, gr ...

(17 pages) 677 1 5.0 Aug/2004

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Management

Support during the birthing process has an influence upon the woman

support during labour means not only emotional support but also has a strong positive effect on the physiology and outcomes of birthing process. Support during birth means the need for companionship w ...

(10 pages) 92 0 2.5 Sep/2004

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Health & Medicine

The module title is nursing the highly dependent patient. The essay question was 'discuss the the role of the nurse in the delivery of intravenous therapy for the highly dependent patient'.

ion and evaluation, delivery of intravenous therapy. an area that could of been improved on was,the physiology of fluid balance. more detailed in this are could of increased the mark. along with a mor ...

(1 pages) 36 0 3.0 May/2005

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Health & Medicine

The module title is nursing the highly dependent patient. The essay question was 'discuss the the role of the nurse in the delivery of intravenous therapy for the highly dependent patient'.

ion and evaluation, delivery of intravenous therapy. an area that could of been improved on was,the physiology of fluid balance. more detailed in this are could of increased the mark. along with a mor ... dren et al (1998) state, that the nurse must be trained in this procedure and have knowledge of the physiology of the venous system. They state further, that an assessment should be made of the patien ...

(13 pages) 140 0 4.0 May/2005

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Health & Medicine

Physiological and Saftey needs of a child in a classroom.

nment to learn and grow. The bottom two levels of Maslow's Hierarchy of needs are Safety and Physiology. These two areas are the base, the building blocks of a creating and maintaining a succes ... creating and maintaining a successful environment for a child, or children. The first area, Physiology, requires that the child has access to an adequate supply of food and water. The child al ...

(1 pages) 413 0 3.0 Jun/2005

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Education

Nobel Prize Nomination.

us and coveted award in the world. It is the undisputed arbiter of greatness in physics, chemistry, physiology or medicine, literature, and peace - the five fields specified by Nobel - as well as in e ...

(3 pages) 15 0 3.0 Nov/2005

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Current Issues

Ivan Pavlov: Digestion and Conditioning.

iversity to study science. By his third year at St. Petersburg, he decided to focus specifically on physiology. By 1875, Pavlov finished his education at St. Petersburg and went on to study medicine a ... ing the organism (Gray, 1979). Although these findings left no long-term impression on the field of physiology, the experiments did allow Pavlov to perfect his research methods.Pavlov did not approve ...

(5 pages) 67 1 4.2 Dec/2005

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Psychology > Psychological Theories & Authors

History of William Wundt, the psychologist.

ears later, developed a course called physiological psychology. This class studied the area between physiology and psychology. This philosophy would eventually develop into his major publishing, The P ...

(1 pages) 51 0 5.0 Dec/2005

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Psychology > Psychological Theories & Authors