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Author Commons, Michael L.

Title Biological Determinants of Reinforcement : Biological Determinates of Reinforcement
Published Hoboken : Taylor and Francis, 2014
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Description 1 online resource (311 pages)
Series Quantitative Analyses of Behavior Series
Quantitative analyses of behavior series.
Contents Cover; Half Title; Title Page; Copyright Page; Table of Contents; About the Editors; List of Contributors; Preface; Introduction; Part I Electrical Brain Stimulation; Chapter 1 Determining the Quantitative Characteristics of a Reward Pathway; Chapter 2 The Reward Summation Function in Hypothalamic Self-Stimulation; Chapter 3 Quantitative Characteristics of the Directly Stimulated Neurons Subserving Self-Stimulation of the Medial Forebrain Bundle: Psychophysical Inference and Electrophysiological Measurement
Chapter 4 Cholinergic Involvement in Hypothalamic and Midbrain Rewarding Brain StimulationChapter 5 Biological Basis of the Remembered Time of Reinforcement; Part II Learning, Behavior, and Reinforcement; Chapter 6 Internal Clock and Reward Pathways Share Physiologically Similar Information-Processing Stages; Chapter 7 Separate Neurochemical Substrates for Cocaine and Heroin Reinforcement; Part III Drugs and Reinforcement; Chapter 8 How Drugs Affect Cells and Reinforcement Affects Behavior: Formal Analogies
Chapter 9 Reinforcers and Sequential Choice: ""Win-Stay"" and the Role of Dopamine in ReinforcementPart IV Cellular Mechanisms; Chapter 10 Causal Detection in a Mollusc: Cellular Mechanisms of Predictive Coding, Associative Learning, and Memory; Chapter 11 Operant Conditioning of Individual Neurons; Author Index; Subject Index
Summary This seventh volume, divided into four parts, addresses the biological determinates of reinforcement and memory. Covers topics in electrical brain stimulation, drugs and reinforcement, and cellular mechanisms
Notes Print version record
Subject Feedback
Form Electronic book
Author Church, Russell M
Stellar, James R.
Wagner, Allan R.
ISBN 1317768205