Chapter 23. Summing Up

  1. C. U. M. Smith

Published Online: 24 NOV 2008

DOI: 10.1002/9780470694374.ch23

Biology of Sensory Systems, Second Edition

Biology of Sensory Systems, Second Edition

How to Cite

Smith, C. U. M. (2009) Summing Up, in Biology of Sensory Systems, Second Edition, John Wiley & Sons, Ltd, Chichester, UK. doi: 10.1002/9780470694374.ch23

Author Information

  1. Vision Sciences, Aston University, Birmingham, UK

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 24 NOV 2008
  2. Published Print: 9 JAN 2009

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780470518625

Online ISBN: 9780470694374

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Keywords:

  • molecular themes across phyla and modality;
  • cellular themes across phyla and modality;
  • homeostasis;
  • mirror neurons;
  • non-cognitive understanding;
  • central analysis of sensory nformation

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Molecular Themes

  • Cellular Themes

  • Sense Organs

  • Central Analysers

  • Homeostasis

  • Different SensoryWorlds

  • From Abiotic to Biotic: Communication

  • From Biotic to Social Communication: Mirror Neurons

  • Concluding Remarks