The nervous system, the skin, the senses. /Material type: BookSeries: World Book's human body works. Publisher: Chicago : World Book, Inc., 2007Description: 48 pages; illustrations (chiefly color); 28 cm.ISBN: 0716644304; 9780716644309; 0716644258; 9780716644255.Other title: Skin | Senses.Subject(s): Nervous system -- Juvenile literature | Sense organs -- Juvenile literature | Skin -- Juvenile literatureDDC classification: 612.8 Online resources: Table of contents
|Item type||Current location||Collection||Call number||Status||Date due|
|Junior Non-Fiction||Waimate Junior Non-Fiction||Children &Young Adults Section||612.8 (Browse shelf)||Available|
Includes bibliographical references and index.
What is the nervous system? -- Neurons -- The spinal cord -- The brain -- What the brain can do -- The growing brain -- Receiving information -- Voluntary actions -- Involuntary actions -- Learning and remembering -- Thinking and problem solving -- Feelings and emotions -- When things go wrong -- Treating disorders -- Taking care of your nervous system -- The skin -- Protecting the body -- The sense of touch -- The sense of sight -- The sense of hearing -- The senses of smell and taste.
"An introduction to the nervous system of the human body, and the senses and skin--one of six volumes in a set titled WORLD BOOK'S HUMAN BODY WORKS. Includes illustrations, glossary, resource list, and index"--Provided by publisher.