Decision Making: Neural and Behavioural Approaches, 1st Edition

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  • ISBN-10: 0444626077
  • ISBN-13: 9780444626073
  • DDC: 612.8233
  • Grade Level Range: College Freshman - College Senior
  • 536 Pages | eBook
  • Original Copyright 2013 | Published/Released June 2014
  • This publication's content originally published in print form: 2013

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This well-established international series examines major areas of basic and clinical research within neuroscience, as well as emerging and promising subfields.This volume explores interdisciplinary research on decision making taking a neural and behavioural approach.

Table of Contents

Front Cover.
Half Title Page.
Advisory Editors.
Title Page.
1: Behavioral Approaches.
2: Surprise: A belief or an emotion?.
3: The impact of affect on willingness-to-pay and desired-set-size.
4: Role of affect in decision making.
5: Mind the gap? Description, experience, and the continuum of uncertainty in risky choice.
6: The Boundaries of Instance-Based Learning Theory for Explaining Decisions from Experience.
7: The experience–description gap and the role of the inter decision interval.
8: Attention in Preferential Choice.
9: Spoken Language and the Decision to Move The Eyes: To What Extent Are Language-Mediated Eye Movements Automatic?.
10: The Influence of Probability Format on Elicited Certainty Equivalents.
11: On the Evaluation of Cultural And Environmental Public Goods, And Its Implications for Social Innovation.
12: The Effect of Analytic And Experiential Modes of Thought on Moral Judgment.
13: Understanding Consumer Decisions Using Behavioral Economics.
14: Neural and computational approaches.
15: Contextual And Social Influences on Valuation And Choice.
16: Understanding Decision Neuroscience: A Multidisciplinary Perspective and Neural Substrates.
17: Why Bother With the Brain? A Role for Decision Neuroscience in Understanding Strategic Variability.
18: Neural Coding of Computational Factors Affecting Decision Making.
19: Brain Mechanisms Controlling Decision Making and Motor Planning.
20: Development of Cognitive and Affective Control Networks and Decision Making.
21: An Attentional Theory of Emotional Influences on Risky Decisions.
22: A model of the neural substrates for exploratory dynamics in basal ganglia.
23: The effect of novelty on reinforcement learning.
24: Medial prefrontal cortex and the adaptive regulation of reinforcement learning parameters.
25: Relativized hierarchical decomposition of Markov decision processes.