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Date: 2016
Subject Keyword: motivation | decision-making | effort | reward | apathy
Language: eng
Resource Type: book chapter
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/1208503
Description: Motivation can be characterized as a series of cost–benefit valuations, in which we weigh the amount of effort we are willing to expend (the cost of an action) in return for particular rewards (its be ... More
Date: 2016
Language: eng
Resource Type: journal article
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/1197706
Description: Habitual diet can affect several aspects of brain function. The most well documented effects come from the animal literature and show that diets rich in added sugar and/or saturated fat cause adverse ... More
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Date: 2016
Language: eng
Resource Type: book chapter
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/1208487
Description: Disorders of diminished motivation, such as apathy, are common and prevalent across a wide range of medical conditions, including Parkinson's disease, Alzheimer's dementia, stroke, depression, and sch ... More
Date: 2007
Language: eng
Resource Type: conference paper
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/354278
Description: We conduct a prisoner’s dilemma experiment with risky and non-risky punishment/reward stages. We find that subjects do not change their behavior in the face of risky outcomes. Additionally, we measure ... More
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Date: 2007
Language: eng
Resource Type: journal article
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/23849
Description: 3,4-Methylenedioxymethamphetamine (MDMA, “Ecstasy”) is a popular drug that is often taken under hot conditions at dance clubs. High ambient temperature increases MDMA-induced hyperthermia and recent s ... More
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Date: 2007
Language: eng
Resource Type: journal article
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/40593
Description: Honey bees communicate the location and desirability of valuable forage sites to their nestmates through an elaborate, symbolic “dance language.” The dance language is a uniquely complex communication ... More
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Date: 2006
Language: eng
Resource Type: journal article
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/7866
Description: The combined use of 3,4-methylenedioxymethamphetamine (MDMA, ‘Ecstasy’) with methamphetamine (METH) by recreational drug users is of particular concern due to their similar pharmacological and toxic p ... More
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