Male Reproductive Hormones

Ernest Chang, Amir Sagi

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(from the chapter) This chapter examines both the endocrine and neural aspects of reproductive hormone action on behavior. /// Topics include: physical context: anatomy and physiology and the neuroendocrine system (hypothalamus and pituitary, neurohypophysis hormones: oxytocin and arginine vasopressin, the structure of the glands); social context (development of behavioral sex differences, influences on puberty and fertility; affiliation, bonding, and courtship; sexual behavior and changes over the menstrual cycle, parental care, aggression and dominance, effects of hormones on cognition); and inferential context (blood, saliva, urine, feces, metabolism of steroids and analyses). (PsycINFO Database Record (c) 2005 APA, all rights reserved)
Original languageEnglish
Title of host publicationReproductive Biology of Crustaceans
PublisherBentham Science Publishers B.V.
Number of pages19
StatePublished - 4 Jan 2008

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NameReproductive Biology of Crustaceans


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