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The brain, nervous system, and sensory systems work together to shape behavior. Cognitive functions also shape behavior. In this assignment, you will explore the interrelations of brain, nervous system, sensory systems, and cognitive functions in the shaping of human behavior.
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Write a paper of 1,000-1,250 words that addresses the role of the brain, nervous system, sensory systems, and cognitive functions in shaping behavior.
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1 A discussion of the role of the brain, nervous system, and sensory systems in shaping behavior.
2 A discussion of the role of cognitive function in shaping behavior.
3 A discussion of the interrelation of the brain, nervous system, sensory system, and cognitive functions in shaping behavior.
The brain, nervous system and sensory systems in combination with cognition of the human beings will decide the human behavior of the people. Emotions do drive human behaviors independent of rationality and the passive and active perceptions will shape the emotions. Brain and other cognitive systems are responsible for enabling these perceptions. The present essay discusses the interrelation between these elements in shaping the human behavior.
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Brain, Nervous and sensory systems will collaborate and their organization will work for shaping the human behavior ultimately. Cognition and efficiency of the cognition do depend on the functional expertise of these key divisions of human body. Neuro-science works on to study and relate these aspects of human body and will study their direct effect on the behavior of human beings. Brain can be considered as a most complex electro chemical machine. It is the central instrument defining the profile and growth of the human beings in terms of their development, plasticity, learning capabilities, memory capabilities, cognition as well as their behavior in general. Human behavior is actually the effect of the interrelated functions of brain with other elements of the neurological elements (Siegelbaum, 2000). The current essay tries to relate the above said aspects of the human beings and discusses their influence on the behavioral traits.
Neuro Biology has given evidence based strong correlation between particular type of brain physiological structures and the human behaviors in general. Advancements in neuro biology like MRT, CT scans, fMRI etc. have given very decent and reliable qualitative evidences relating the understanding of etiology connected with the disorders of thinking and overt behavior, also particularly it addressed more the linkage between the human behavior, functionality of the brain, sensory and cognition systems and related disorders like schizophrenia, bi-polar affective disorder, autism etc. NeuroBiology formulated very important inferences, which played a key role in developing remedies in preventing these disorders in human beings.