Chapter 3. Sex Differences in the Maturation and Function of the Nervous System in the Rat

  1. G. E. W. Wolstenholme O.B.E., M.A., M.B., B.Ch.
  1. J. T. Eayrs

Published Online: 27 MAY 2008

DOI: 10.1002/9780470715178.ch3

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

Eayrs, J. T. (1952) Sex Differences in the Maturation and Function of the Nervous System in the Rat, 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.ch3

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:

  • sexual dimorphism;
  • hormonal factors;
  • physiological processes;
  • nervous organisation;
  • sex hormones

Summary

This chapter contains section titled:

  • Sex Differences in Adult Behaviour

  • Nervous and Endocrine Factors in Motor Activity

  • Nervous and Endocrine Factors in Sensory Perception

  • Sex Differences in Neural Structure

  • Sex Hormones and the Maturation of Innate Behaviour

  • Sex Hormones and Cortical Function

  • Summary and Conclusions

  • References

  • Discussion

  • General Discussion