Neurociencias del comportamiento en revistas latinoamericanas de Psicología Academic Article


  • Behavioral neurosciences have evolved from other disciplinessuch as psychology, psychiatry and neurology,becoming a prominent area within general neuroscience.In mainstream psychology, neurosciences currently havean important role. In this paper we documented articlespublished in four Latin-American psychology journalsand we classified these papers as empirical or theoretical.We analyzed the main topics covered in the behavioralneurosciences. Most of reported research used humansand rats as study subjects, although other species havealso been used as models. Data suggest behavioral neurosciencescurrently play a growing and prominent rolein Latin American psychology.

publication date

  • 2013/3/19


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  • Neurology
  • Neurosciences
  • Psychiatry
  • Psychology
  • Research

number of pages

  • 30

start page

  • 3

end page

  • 32