Psychology Wiki

Assessment | Biopsychology | Comparative | Cognitive | Developmental | Language | Individual differences | Personality | Philosophy | Social |
Methods | Statistics | Clinical | Educational | Industrial | Professional items | World psychology |

Biological: Behavioural genetics · Evolutionary psychology · Neuroanatomy · Neurochemistry · Neuroendocrinology · Neuroscience · Psychoneuroimmunology · Physiological Psychology · Psychopharmacology (Index, Outline)

Biopsychology is the approach of explaining human behaviour as a result of biological mechanisms. It can include genetic, hormonal, and neurotransmitter approaches, as well as the physiology of the human brain.

Main article: Introduction to biological psychology

Biological psychology forum


Key texts – Books[]

  • Rosenzweig,M.R., Breedlove,S.M. and Neil V.. Watson, N.V.(2004). Biological Psychology.Sinauer Associates Inc.,U.S. ISBN 0878937544

Additional material – Books[]

  • Kalat (2006). Cram101 Textbook Outlines to accompany: Biological Psychology by 8th Edition. ISBN 142880210X
  • Toates,F. and Stein, S.(2003) Biological Psychology: an Integrative Approach" with "Psychology on the Web: A Student Guide" (Paperback) ISBN 0582821282

Reviews of the area[]

Key texts – Papers[]

Additional material - Papers[]

External Links[]

Please copy and paste this prompt to other appropriate areas. Feel free to edit as necessary


Biological psychology: Academic support materials

  • Biological psychology: Lecture slides
  • Biological psychology: Lecture notes
  • Biological psychology: Lecture handouts
  • Biological psychology: Multimedia materials
  • Biological psychology: Other academic support materials
  • Biological psychology: Anonymous fictional case studies for training

All items (21)