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Cognition and Addiction

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Oxford University Press, USA
ContributionsMarcus Munafo (Editor), Ian Albery (Editor)
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ISBN 100198569300
ISBN 139780198569305

Cognition and Addiction: A Researcher’s Guide from Mechanisms Towards Interventions provides researchers with a guide to recent cognitive neuroscience advances in addiction theory, phenotyping, treatments and new vistas, including both substance and behavioral addictions.

This book focuses on “what to know” and “how to apply. Cognition and Addiction: A Researcher’s Guide from Mechanisms Towards Interventions provides researchers with a guide to recent cognitive neuroscience advances in addiction theory, phenotyping, treatments and new vistas, including both substance and behavioral addictions.

This book focuses on “what to know” and “how to apply” information, prioritizing novel principles Manufacturer: Academic Press. Cognition and Addiction: A Researcher’s Guide from Mechanisms Towards Interventions provides researchers with a guide to recent cognitive neuroscience advances in addiction theory, phenotyping, treatments and new vistas, including both substance and behavioral addictions.

This book focuses on “what to know” and “how to apply” information, prioritizing novel principles. Cognition and Addiction 1st Edition. by Marcus Munafo (Editor), Ian Albery (Editor) ISBN ISBN Why is ISBN important. ISBN. This bar-code number lets you verify that you're getting exactly the right version or edition of a book.

Author: Marcus Munafo. "This book is a valuable source for both researchers and practitioners who are either familiar or unfamiliar with implicit cognition and addiction" —Emmanuel Kuntsche, ALCALA Most research on cognitive processes and drug abuse has focused on theories and methods of explicit cognition, asking people directly to introspect about the causes of their behavior.

Within the book, current research and theoretical models have been synthesised by leading authors in the field of cognition and addiction, with a particular emphasis on widely investigated substances of abuse such as alcohol, nicotine, cocaine and individual authors, all of whom are high profile researchers of international standing.

Chapter 5: Social cognition in addiction Boris B. Quednow 17 explained by their opioid co-consumption and lowe r IQ (), while perspective-taking and cognitive.

Wiers' Handbook of Implicit Cognition and Addiction lays the groundwork for new approaches to the study and addictive behaviors as the first handbook to apply principles of implicit cognition to the field of addiction.

This Handbook features the work of an interdisciplinary group of internationally renowned Cognition and Addiction book North American and 5/5(1). Within the book, Cognition and Addiction book research and theoretical models have been synthesised by leading authors in the field of cognition and addiction, with a particular emphasis on widely investigated substances of abuse such as alcohol, nicotine, cocaine and opiates.

2. An implicit cognition, associative memory framework for addiction, Alan W Stacy & Reinout W Wiers 3. Attentional biases in drug abuse and addiction: cognitive mechanisms, causes, consequences and implications, Matt Field 4. MOtivational basis of cognitive determinants of addiction, W Miles Cox, Eric Klinger & Javad Salehi Fadardi : Marcus Munafo.

Addiction and Cognition Article Literature Review (PDF Available) in Addiction science & clinical practice 5(2) December with Reads How we measure 'reads'Author: Thomas J Gould.

From a psychological and neurological perspective, addiction is a disorder of altered cognition. The brain regions and processes that underlie addiction overlap extensively with those that are involved in essential cognitive functions, including learning, memory, attention, reasoning, and impulse by: Addiction research has a long history, but it is only recently that experimental psychologists and neuroscientists have begun to investigate the cognitive aspects of addictive behaviours.

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This has revealed a complex inter-play of cognitive mechanisms that subserve subjective experiences associated with addiction, such as drug craving. This has led to a marked increase in interest. spective, addiction is a disorder of altered cognition. The brain regions and processes that underlie addiction overlap extensively with those that are involved in essential cognitive functions, including learning, memory, attention, rea-soning, and impulse control.

Drugs alter normal brain structure and function. Themes in the Book Theme 1: Cognitive processes are active rather than passive Theme 2: Cognitive processes are remarkably efficient and accurate Theme 3: Cognitive processes handle positive information better than negative information Theme 4: Cognitive processes are interrelated with one another; they do not operate in.

3: Addiction and Cognition Our next reading is a more advanced article discussing the intersection between the neurobiology and psychology (cognition) aspects of substance use.

This is a research review article by Gould, T.J. () called Addiction and cognition from Addiction Science Clinical Practice, 5 (2), ISBN: OCLC Number: Description: x, pages: illustrations ; 24 cm: Contents: Theoretical perspectives and approaches / Ian P. Albery [and others] --An implicit cognition, associative memory framework for addiction / Alan W.

Stacy and Reinout W.

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Wiers --Attentional biases in drug abuse and. Cognition is central to drug addiction. Recent research shows that drug abuse alters cognitive activities such as decision-making and inhibition, likely setting the stage for addiction and relapse.

By SIRI CARPENTER. Monitor Staff JuneNo. Taken together, the book is a valuable source for both researchers and practitioners who are either familiar or unfamiliar with implicit cognition and addiction.

Experts will benefit from having a variety of different approaches compiled in one volume, which is particularly stimulating in creating new insights (cf. Chapter 34).Author: Kuntsche Emmanuel.

The theories and methods of implicit cognition seem ideally suited to tap into the actual mechanisms of addiction, which involve low-level, unconscious cognitive processes that interact heavily with biological affective-motivational book is the first to synthesize this new, interdisciplinary field.".

Stephen Wilson is currently an Assistant Professor of Psychology at the Pennsylvania State University, USA where he is affiliated with the Center for Brain, Behavior, and Cognition. Wilson’s primary area of research interest is addictive behavior, with a focus on cigarette smoking.

He uses interdisciplinary approach that integrates theory and methods from traditional. We used to think that the human brain was a lot like a computer; using logic to figure out complicated problems. It turns out, it's a lot. Handbook of implicit cognition and addiction Thousand Oaks, CA: SAGE Publications, Inc.

doi: / Her publications include a book on behavioral tolerance to alcohol and its implications for addiction, as well as numerous book chapters, research papers, and monographs. This chapter introduces current research topics in tobacco addiction, beginning with a brief overview of the scope of the tobacco use problem and pharmacology of nicotine and tobacco.

This chapter then focuses on three specific areas of research: nicotine and tobacco's effects on cognition, reinforcement enhancement, and mood : Merideth A. Addicott.

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Research on implicit cognition and addiction has expanded greatly during the past decade. This research area provides new ways to understand why people engage in behaviors that they know are harmful or counterproductive in the long run.

Implicit cognition takes a different view from traditional cognitive approaches to addiction by assuming that Cited by:. Over the years, psychological principles have contributed to the development of many theories about substance use disorders and addiction.

Learning theories represent one set of psychological principles that have had a strong influence on our understanding of the causes of addiction, as well as informing some of our intervention strategies. Relevant learning theories .Get this from a library! Handbook of implicit cognition and addiction.

[Reinout Willem Henry Jon Wiers; Alan W Stacy;] -- "Most research on cognitive processes and drug abuse has focused on theories and methods of explicit cognition, asking people directly to introspect about the causes of their behavior. However, it.Cognition is a term referring to the mental processes involved in gaining knowledge and comprehension.

These processes include thinking, knowing, remembering, judging and problem-solving. 1  These are higher-level functions of the brain and encompass language, imagination, perception, and planning. A Brief History of the Study of Cognition.