TITLE

Happy to Help Out

AUTHOR(S)
Morrison, Amy
PUB. DATE
November 2002
SOURCE
Mothering;Nov2002, Issue 115, p28
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Reports on a study conducted at Emory University in Atlanta, Georgia using magnetic resonance imaging to find the neurological effect of social cooperation in women. Game used to study the effect; Strength of neuronal signals during the course of study.
ACCESSION #
8599597

 

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