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Neurobiology and Behavior Web Papers I

Students in Biology 202 at Bryn Mawr College write web papers on topics of interest to themselves. These are made available via links from the index below to encourage further exploration by others having similar or related interests. All papers have associated on-line forums for continuing conversation.

Adam ZakheimDepression and the "I-Function"
Anna Dela CruzMalleability of the Mind
aybala50All In Your Head
bbaumThe Art of Following the Rules
BeccaB-CFood Choice: Selection as a Construction of the Mind?
BMCsoccer01 Physical Experiences as Constructs of the Mind: Looking Closer at Phantom Limb Pain and Severe Depression
Bo-Rin KimBilingualism and Stuttering
bpyensonThe Evolutionary Development of the Neocortex and its Implications for Evolutionary Cognition
Brie StarkMedical Ethics: Where do we draw the line?
ccSchizophrenia: What are the causes?
Crystal LeonardThe Relationship Between Chronic Stress and Poverty
ddlThe Role of Neuronal Activity In Affecting Physical and Mental Function
drichardCulture of Productivity: Cognitive Enhancement
eglaserNo Neocortex, no problem. An examination of intelligence in non mammalian species.
fquadriMusic to My Brain
hamsterjackyThe Disorder in ADHD Prevalence
hlee01Seasonal Affective Disorder
hopeZen Meditation
iljaDominance, handedness and lateralization in terms of individuality
jlustickA Reason to Cry
jrlewisThe Brain Without Behavior
jwiltseePsychological Factors and the Effect on the Memory
kdillardThe Chemicals Underlying Physical Attraction
kenglanderNeural Epiphanies
Leah BonnellLove is the Drug
Lisa B.Alzheimer’s Disease: The Role of Music Therapy in Symptom Palliation
Max86Science without Purpose: Suppressing the Teleological Instinct
mmgNot the ‘Right’ Way
nafisamMigraine: Beyond the Pain
Olufemi.NazsiraA BioChemical Approach to Love
OrganizedKhaosThe Halo Effect: Learned Behavior?
redminkInstinct to Die
Sam BeeboutThe Effect of Language on Learning to Read and the Implications of Cultural Differences in the Brain
SandraGandarezBrain Dead is Dead?
Sarah TabiThe Truth behind the Nightmare...
shikhaCan Meditation Change the Brain?
vcruzModern Synthesis versus Intellectual Design: science versus philosophy