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Sections of the Brain (Summary)

The cortex is divided into right and left cerebral hemispheres, each of which is divided into four lobes: Frontal Temporal Parietal Occipital There has been major debate about whether functions are localised in different cortical areas (modular) or whether they are distributed Primary motor and sensory areas have been located in different lobes, each of [...]

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The Genetic Bases of Behaviour

The set of instructions which make up an organism is called its genotype. However, the genotype can express itself in different ways depending on the characteristics of the environment within which development takes place. The end result of a genotypes expression within a particular environment is called the phenotype. Different phenotypes can therefore develop from [...]

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