Behavioral Neuroscience of Motivation (Current Topics in Behavioral Neurosciences #27) (Hardcover)

Behavioral Neuroscience of Motivation (Current Topics in Behavioral Neurosciences #27) By Eleanor H. Simpson (Editor), Peter D. Balsam (Editor) Cover Image
By Eleanor H. Simpson (Editor), Peter D. Balsam (Editor)
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Part 1.- THE NEUROBIOLOGY OF COMPONENTS OF MOTIVATIONAL DRIVE.- Regulation of the Motivation to Eat.- Sexual Motivation Opposed by the Influences of Stress .- Motivational Forces Driving Social Behaviours.- The Roles of Wanting and Liking in Motivating Behaviour, Including Gambling, Food and Drug Addiction. Circadian Regulation of Motivated Behaviour.- How Negative Forces Influence Motivations Part 2.- NEURAL MEASURES AND CORRELATES OF MOTIVATION SIGNALS AND COMPUTATIONS.- Neural Computations of Postive and Negative Reward Value.- The Dopaminergic Regulation of Motivated Behaviour.- Neural Modulators other than Dopamine that Regulate Motivated Behaviours.- Neural Correlates of Motivation Signals in Humans.- Motivational Forces in Decision Making Processes.- Part 3.- APATHY AND PATHOLOGICAL DEFICITS IN MOTIVATION.- The Identification of Phenotypes and Biomarkers in Depression.- Defining Motivation Deficits in Schizophrenia and Relating them to Clinical Symptoms.- Dissecting the Behavioural components of deficits in motivation in Patients with Schizophrenia.- How Deficits in Motivation are Similar and Different in Depression and Schizophrenia.- Modeling Motivation Deficits in Rodents.- Part 4.- ADDICTION AND THE APTHOLOGICAL MISDIRECTION OF MOTIVATED BEHAVIOUR.- Motivation in Overdrive: Substance Abuse Disorder.- Insight into Gambling motivation from Animal Models.- Part 5.- DEVELOPMENTS IN TREATMENTS FOR MOTIVATION PATHOLOGIES.- The Role of Motivation in Schizophrenia Cognitive Remediation.- The Impact of Regulating Focus on Motivated Behaviour.- Insights into Gambling Motivation from Animal Models.- Exploring Pharmacological Agents in Animal Models.



Product Details
ISBN: 9783319269337
ISBN-10: 331926933X
Publisher: Springer
Publication Date: May 20th, 2016
Pages: 587
Language: English
Series: Current Topics in Behavioral Neurosciences

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