Pain and Touch (Handbook of Perception and Cognition) (Hardcover)

Pain and Touch (Handbook of Perception and Cognition) By Lawrence Kruger (Editor), Morton P. Friedman (Editor), Edward C. Carterette (Editor) Cover Image
By Lawrence Kruger (Editor), Morton P. Friedman (Editor), Edward C. Carterette (Editor)
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An explosion of advances in the area of tactile perception and pain led to the development of this comprehensive, state-of-the-art text on basic research and clinical practice. Equal parts psychology and neuroscience, Pain and Touch covers peripheral cutaneous tactile information processing, sensory mapping, tactile exploratory behavior, neurophysiology of nociception and nociceptors in pain research, clinical scaling methods for psychophysics of pain, and paincontrol, pathology, and therapeutics.


Product Details
ISBN: 9780124269101
ISBN-10: 0124269109
Publisher: Academic Press
Publication Date: September 20th, 1996
Pages: 394
Language: English
Series: Handbook of Perception and Cognition