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Brain Research in Addiction

Brain Research in Addiction by Tanya Calvey
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Brain Research in Addiction, Volume 235, the latest volume in this groundbreaking series on addiction, presents the neurobiological, pathological, cognitive and evolutionary aspects of addiction, with new chapters covering the Neurobiology of drug intake escalation, the Role of the orexinergic system in reward, Mental time travel and addictive behaviors, An evolutionary perspective on addiction- Addiction is the price we pay for innovation and adaptability, and how Cocaine exposure affects object-place recognition memory in non-human primates.

Chapters in this serial are presented by leading researchers from North America, South America, Europe, Africa, Asia and Australia, who present addiction research from the bottom up, including how addiction evolved, basic research on animal models, and the psychiatric, psychological and cognitive characteristics of addictive behaviors in humans.

  • Presents chapters written by global leaders in research on brain research and its relation to addiction
  • Provides an interdisciplinary approach that will be of interest to many professionals
  • Includes sections on the evolution of addiction, the effects of substance use on primate cognition, and addictive behaviors in humans
Elsevier Science; October 2017
284 pages; ISBN 9780128135020
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Title: Brain Research in Addiction
Author: Tanya Calvey; William Daniels