Research interests include the effects of learning on experimental epilepsy (kindling); Animal models of human memory disorders; behavioral factors in drug tolerance and dependence; etho- experimental studies of rodent defensive behavior and learning.
Other: ‘Superman, spinal damage, and stem cells’. 2000.
Other: ‘Leptin: Panacea or pipe dream?’ 2000.
Journal Article: With Barnes, S.J., Floresco, S.B., & Kornecook, T.J. “Reversible lesions of the rhinal cortex produce delayed nonmatching-to-sample deficits in rats’. Neuroreport. 11 (2000): 351-354.
Book: Biopsychology (4th edition). Boston: Allyn & Bacon, 2000. This is the preeminent text in its field—translated into five languages.
Journal Article: With Assanand, S., & Lehman, D.R. ‘The evolution of hunger, its relation to ill health, and the myth of set-point theory’. American Psychologist. 55 (2001): 1105-1116. (Note: Bolletino di Psicologia Applicata selected this article for translation and republication).
Book: 2000. Spanish translation of Biopsychology, 4th Edition.
Other: ‘The gift of psychology’. University of British Columbia: Macmillan Publishing, 2000.
Other: ‘Pavlovian condition and meals’. University of British Columbia: Macmillan Publishing, 2000.
Other: ‘Early pain influences the development of the nervous system’. University of British Columbia: Macmillan Publishing, 2001.
Other: ‘Steroids elicit manic symptoms”. University of British Columbia Publishing, 2001.
Other: ‘Gilia: The forgotten majority’. University of British Columbia: Macmillan Publishing, 2001.