Last updated on: 2/27/2008 | Author: ProCon.org

Behavioral Neuroscience Biography

Position:
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Reasoning:

No position found as of Apr. 2005

Theoretical Expertise Ranking:
      Government Reports and Peer-Reviewed Studies
Official vetted reports from international government bodies (such as the United Nations and the European Union), foreign governments (federal level agencies such as France’s Ministry of Justice, South Africa’s Ministry of Health, or Japan’s office of the Prime Minister), and US government agencies (state, federal, and quasi-government agencies including the Smithsonian Institution, the National Academy of Sciences, and Legal Services Corporation) and peer-reviewed studies from academic journals (such as Science, Nature, New England Journal of Medicine, etc.) tend to have multiple editorial and ideological filters, and they normally receive rigorous review from experts before being formally issued.
Description:

“Behavioral Neuroscience focuses on the biological bases of behavior. The journal publishes original, in-depth studies covering all aspects of behavioral neuroscience and featuring cutting-edge research in anatomy, chemistry, endocrinology, genetics, pharmacology, and physiology in vertebrates and invertebrates, patient populations, and normal human subjects. Papers feature state of the art behavioral analyses combined with central nervous system manipulators and measurements.”

“Journal Description,” Behavioral Neuroscience website (accessed Feb. 26, 2008)

Mission:

“The primary mission of Behavioral Neuroscience is to publish original research papers in the broad field of the biological bases of behavior.”

“Journal Description,” Behavioral Neuroscience website (accessed Feb. 26, 2008)

Other:
Non-profit 501(c)(3)