Gender differences in prenatal substance exposure / edited by Michael Lewis and Lisa Kestler.

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Book
Language
English
Εdition
First edition.
Published/​Created
  • Washington, District of Columbia : American Psychological Association, 2012.
  • ©2012
Description
1 online resource (245 p.)

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Series
Decade of Behavior [More in this series]
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Description based upon print version of record.
Bibliographic references
Includes bibliographical references and index at the end of each chapters.
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English
Contents
  • ""Contents""; ""Contributors""; ""Foreword""; ""Preface""; ""Introduction""; ""Part I Cocaine""; ""Chapter 1 Gender-Dependent Effects of Prenatal Cocaine Exposure""; ""Chapter 2 Prenatal Cocaine Exposure and Age 7 Behavior: The Roles of Gender, Quantity, and Duration of Exposure""; ""Chapter 3 Sex Differences in the Effects of Cocaine Exposure on Dopaminergic Systems During Brain Development""; ""Chapter 4 Gender Influences on the Cognitive and Emotional Effects of Prenatal Cocaine Exposure: Insights From an Animal Model""; ""Part II Tobacco and Marijuana""
  • ""Chapter 5 Examination of Gender Differences in Effects of Tobacco Exposure""""Chapter 6 Sex-Specific Effects of Prenatal Marijuana Exposure on Neurodevelopment and Behavior""; ""Part III Alcohol""; ""Chapter 7 Sex Differences in Prenatal Alcohol Abuse in Humans""; ""Chapter 8 Sex Differences in the Teratogenic Effects of Alcohol: Findings From Animal Models""; ""Part IV Environmental Toxins""; ""Chapter 9 Gender (Sex) Differences in Response to Prenatal Lead Exposure""
  • ""Chapter 10 The Sexually Dimorphic Nature of the Effects of Polychlorinated Biphenyls on the Central Nervous System in the Developing Animal """"Chapter 11 Sexual Differentiation of the Human Brain: Hormonal Control and Effects of Endocrine Disruptors""; ""Index""; ""About the Editors""
ISBN
1-4338-1034-4
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