Chantal Martin Sölch
Publisher: Peter Lang AG, Internationaler Verlag der Wissenschaften (June 13, 2002)
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The vital target of this paintings is to offer a greater figuring out of the concept that of present and, at a mental point, its position in drug dependence. the writer makes a speciality of mind mechanisms which are linked to the processing of gift and dependence, in addition to the approaches universal to the several sorts of substance dependence. the current examine indicates that present is a crucial determinant of influenced behaviour and is usually concept to play a big motivational function within the clarification of dependancy. a wide physique of empirical facts helps the concept the reinforcing houses of psychoactive medicines are mediated through the meso-corticolimbic dopamine process, that's additionally considering the processing of present details within the mind. This learn is a part of a theoretical framework, which mixes mental and neurobiological types of motivation and dependence. It additionally integrates the result of neuroimaging reviews and of a giant questionnaire workout.