Chapter 2. Sex and Species Differences in the Behavioural Effects of Gonadal Hormones

  1. G. E. W. Wolstenholme O.B.E., M.A., M.B., B.Ch.
  1. Frank A. Beach

Published Online: 27 MAY 2008

DOI: 10.1002/9780470715178.ch2

Ciba Foundation Symposium - Hormones, Psychology and Behaviour (Book I of Colloquia on Endocrinology), Volume III

Ciba Foundation Symposium - Hormones, Psychology and Behaviour (Book I of Colloquia on Endocrinology), Volume III

How to Cite

Beach, F. A. (2008) Sex and Species Differences in the Behavioural Effects of Gonadal Hormones, in Ciba Foundation Symposium - Hormones, Psychology and Behaviour (Book I of Colloquia on Endocrinology), Volume III (ed G. E. W. Wolstenholme), John Wiley & Sons, Ltd, Chichester, UK. doi: 10.1002/9780470715178.ch2

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 27 MAY 2008
  2. Published Print: 1 JAN 1952

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780470714690

Online ISBN: 9780470715178

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Keywords:

  • central nervous system;
  • neuromuscular patterns;
  • maternal behsviour;
  • ovarian cycle;
  • prepubertal sex-play

Summary

This chapter contains section titled:

  • Brain Functions in Mating Behaviour

  • Gonadal Hormones and Behaviour

  • Conclusions and Interpretation

  • References

  • Discussion