Effects of Early-Life Stress on Actions, Habits, and the Neural Systems Supporting Instrumental Behavior

Doctoral thesis English OPEN
Patterson, Tara;
(2017)
  • Publisher: eScholarship, University of California
  • Subject: stress | Neurosciences | Cognitive psychology | habit | Psychology | instrumental learning | striatum | putamen | fMRI
    mesheuropmc: education

Factors contributing to the formation of habits, defined as the stimulus-response associations that form the basis of much human and animal behavior, are not well understood, and although habits are believed to underlie many negative health behaviors such as addictions,... View more
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