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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: 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: 2014
Language: eng
Resource Type: journal article
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/325102
Description: We examined the impact of offset controllability (capability of losing weight) and offset effort (efforts to lose weight) on judgments of an obese target. Participants (n = 216) read about an obese pe ... More
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Date: 2013
Subject Keyword: task difficulty | inhibition | N2 | P3 | arousal | effort | ERPs | time pressure
Language: eng
Resource Type: journal article
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/1250073
Description: Similar to other executive functions, inhibitory control is thought to be a dynamic process that can be influenced by variations in task difficulty. However, little is known about how different task p ... More
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