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The Resource Curious behavior : yawning, laughing, hiccupping, and beyond, Robert R. Provine

Curious behavior : yawning, laughing, hiccupping, and beyond, Robert R. Provine

Label
Curious behavior : yawning, laughing, hiccupping, and beyond
Title
Curious behavior
Title remainder
yawning, laughing, hiccupping, and beyond
Statement of responsibility
Robert R. Provine
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Explores the quirks of human behavior, looking at why such reflexive acts as yawning, sneezing, and hiccupping can explain how the human brain works and may shed light on the instinctual range of behavior
Writing style
Award
Library Journal Best Books, 2012.
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10144262
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Provine, Robert R
Dewey number
152.3/2
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
BF199
LC item number
.P765 2012
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Human behavior
  • Human biology
  • Neuropsychology
  • Evolutionary psychology
Target audience
adult
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/titleRemainder
yawning, laughing, hiccupping, and beyond
Label
Curious behavior : yawning, laughing, hiccupping, and beyond, Robert R. Provine
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 241-262) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction -- Yawning -- Laughing -- Vocal crying -- Emotional tears -- Whites of the eyes -- Coughing -- Sneezing -- Hiccupping -- Vomiting and nausea -- Tickling -- Itching and scratching -- Farting and belching -- Prenatal behavior
Control code
910094
Dimensions
22 cm
Extent
vii, 271 pages
Isbn
9780674048515
Lccn
2012007754
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(Sirsi) i9780674048515
Label
Curious behavior : yawning, laughing, hiccupping, and beyond, Robert R. Provine
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 241-262) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction -- Yawning -- Laughing -- Vocal crying -- Emotional tears -- Whites of the eyes -- Coughing -- Sneezing -- Hiccupping -- Vomiting and nausea -- Tickling -- Itching and scratching -- Farting and belching -- Prenatal behavior
Control code
910094
Dimensions
22 cm
Extent
vii, 271 pages
Isbn
9780674048515
Lccn
2012007754
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(Sirsi) i9780674048515

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