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The Resource Understanding sleep and dreaming, William H. Moorcroft, with assistance from Paula Belcher

Understanding sleep and dreaming, William H. Moorcroft, with assistance from Paula Belcher

Label
Understanding sleep and dreaming
Title
Understanding sleep and dreaming
Statement of responsibility
William H. Moorcroft, with assistance from Paula Belcher
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Provides an overview of physiological sleep mechanisms, brain function, psychological ramifications of sleep, dimensions of dreaming, and clinical disorders associated with sleep. This work is a useful text for courses on sleep at the undergraduate and graduate levels
Member of
Is part of
Cataloging source
GW5XE
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1944-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Moorcroft, William H.
Dewey number
612.8/21
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
LC call number
RC547
LC item number
.M667 2005eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Belcher, Paula
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Sleep
  • Sleep disorders
  • Dreams
  • Sleep
  • Dreams
  • Sleep Wake Disorders
  • Clinical Psychology
  • Health Psychology
  • Stress and Coping
Label
Understanding sleep and dreaming, William H. Moorcroft, with assistance from Paula Belcher
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Prologue : a visit to a sleep and dreams lab -- pt. I. Sleep and sleeping -- 1. What is sleep and how is it scientifically measured? -- 2. The need to sleep -- 3. Normal variations of sleep -- pt. II. What causes us to sleep? -- 4. The brain in sleep -- 5. The body during sleep -- pt. III. Dreams and dreaming -- 6. Dreams -- 7. Dreaming -- 8. Theories of dreams and dreaming -- pt. IV. Problems with sleeping and dreaming -- 9. Some difficulties that people may have with sleep -- 10. Disorder of sleep, part I -- 11. Disorders of sleep, part II -- pt. V. Why we sleep and dream -- 12. Functions of sleep and NREMS -- 13. Functions of REMS and dreaming -- Epilogue
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xvi, 339 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780387286983
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other physical details
illustrations
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • SPR209831619
  • ocn209831619
Label
Understanding sleep and dreaming, William H. Moorcroft, with assistance from Paula Belcher
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Prologue : a visit to a sleep and dreams lab -- pt. I. Sleep and sleeping -- 1. What is sleep and how is it scientifically measured? -- 2. The need to sleep -- 3. Normal variations of sleep -- pt. II. What causes us to sleep? -- 4. The brain in sleep -- 5. The body during sleep -- pt. III. Dreams and dreaming -- 6. Dreams -- 7. Dreaming -- 8. Theories of dreams and dreaming -- pt. IV. Problems with sleeping and dreaming -- 9. Some difficulties that people may have with sleep -- 10. Disorder of sleep, part I -- 11. Disorders of sleep, part II -- pt. V. Why we sleep and dream -- 12. Functions of sleep and NREMS -- 13. Functions of REMS and dreaming -- Epilogue
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xvi, 339 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780387286983
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other physical details
illustrations
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • SPR209831619
  • ocn209831619

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