Handbook of Reward and Decision Making

Editor/Author Dreher, Jean-Claude and Tremblay, Leon
Publication Year: 2009
Publisher: Elsevier Science & Technology

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ISBN: 978-0-12-374620-7
Category: Psychology
Image Count: 91
Book Status: Available
Table of Contents

This book addresses what makes us human and unique by asking the question: How does the brain process reward and make decisions when faced with multiple options? This book will help neuroscientists better understand neural mechanisms underlying reward and decision making.

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Table of Contents

  • Preface - Jean-Claude Dreher
  • List of contributors
  • Part One Monkey Anatomical and Electrophysiological Studies on Reward and Decision making
  • 1. Anatomy and connectivity of the reward circuit - Suzanne N. Haber
  • 2. Electrophysiological correlates of reward processing in dopamine neurons - Philippe N. Tobler and Shunsuke Kobayashi
  • 3. The ventral striatum: a heterogeneous structure involved in reward processing, motivation and decision-making - Léon Tremblay, Yulia Worbe and Jeffrey R. Hollerman
  • 4. Role of the primate lateral prefrontal cortex in integrating decision-making and motivational information - Masataka Watanabe
  • 5. From reward value to decision-making: neuronal and computational principles - Edmund T. Rolls
  • Part Two fMRI Studies on Reward and Decision Making
  • 6. Decomposing brain signals involved in value-based decision making - Jean -Claude Dreher
  • 7. Reward processing in the human brain: insights from fMRI - Anthony J. Porcelli and Mauricio R. Delgado
  • 8. Spatiotemporal characteristics of perceptual decision making in the human brain - Marios G. Philiastides and Hauke R. Heekeren
  • 9. Feedback valuation processing within the prefrontal cortex - Céline Amiez and Michael Petrides
  • 10. Computational neuroimaging: monitoring reward learning with blood flow - Samuel M. McClure and Kimberlee D'Ardenne
  • Part Three Brain Disorders Involving Dysfunctions of Reward and Decision Making Processes
  • 11. Can models of reinforcement learning help us to understand symptoms of schizophrenia? - G.K. Murray and P.C. Fletcher
  • 12. Effects of dopamine depletion on reward-seeking behavior: evidence from human and non-human primates - Mathias Pessiglione and Léon Tremblay
  • 13. A neuropsychological perspective on the role of the prefrontal cortex in reward processing and decision-making - Michael Hernandez, Natalie L. Denburg and Daniel Tranel
  • Part Four Genetic and Hormonal Influences on the Reward System
  • 14. Gonadal steroid hormones ’ influence on reward and decision making processes - Xavier Caldú and Jean-Claude Dreher
  • 15. Hormone effects on specific motivational states and underlying CNS arousal - Mihaela Stavarache, Donald Pfaff and Justine Schober
  • 16. The genetic basis of individual differences in reward processing and the link to addictive behavior - Juliana Yacubian and Christian Büchel
  • 17. Catechol-O-methyltransferase (COMT) genotype effects on brain activation elicited by affective stimuli and cognitive tasks - Andreas Heinz and Imke Puls
  • Part Five Computational Models of the Reward System and Decision Making
  • 18. Optimal decision-making theories - Rafal Bogacz
  • 19. The basal ganglia in reward and decision making: computational models and empirical studies - Bradley B. Doll and Michael J. Frank
  • 20. Reward-based emotions: affective evaluation of outcomes and regret learning - Giorgio Coricelli and Aldo Rustichini
  • 21. Bayesian decision making in two-alternative forced choices - Sophie Deneve
  • 22. Predicting risk in a multiple stimulus-reward environment - Mathieu d'Acremont, Manfred Gilli and Peter Bossaerts