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Behavioral Neuroscience of Motivation

Author: Eleanor H Simpson; Peter D Balsam
Publisher: Cham Springer International Publishing Imprint: Springer 2016
Series: Current Topics in Behavioral Neurosciences, 27
Edition/Format:   Computer file : English : 1st ed. 2016

As with the chapters on healthy motivational processes, the chapters on disease provide a comprehensive up to date review of the neurobiological abnormalities that underlie motivation, as determined  Read more...


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Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Eleanor H Simpson; Peter D Balsam
ISBN: 9783319269351 3319269356 9783319269337 331926933X
OCLC Number: 1075777506
Description: 1 Online-Ressource (XIV, 587 p. 80 illus., 60 illus. in color).
Contents: 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.
Series Title: Current Topics in Behavioral Neurosciences, 27
Responsibility: edited by Eleanor H. Simpson, Peter D. Balsam.


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