Published Online: 30 JAN 2010
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Corsini Encyclopedia of Psychology
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Marcano-Reik, A. J. and Blumberg, M. S. 2010. Neuroscience. Corsini Encyclopedia of Psychology. 1–2.
- Published Online: 30 JAN 2010
One of the primary goals of psychology is to understand the biological, experiential, and social factors that shape and guide behavior. Neuroscientists share this goal, but focus their efforts toward understanding how the central and peripheral nervous systems control behavior.