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Valuation and decision-making in frontal cortex: one or many serial or parallel systems?

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We evaluate the merits of different conceptualizations of frontal cortex function in value-guided decision-making. According to one view each frontal cortical region is concerned with a different aspect of the process of learning about and evaluating choices and then selecting actions. An alternative view, however, sees sets of decision-making circuits working in parallel within the frontal lobes in order to make different types of decisions. While there is a neural circuit for making choices...

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10.1016/j.conb.2012.04.011

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University of Oxford
Division:
MSD
Department:
Experimental Psychology
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Institution:
University of Oxford
Division:
MSD
Department:
Experimental Psychology
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Institution:
University of Oxford
Division:
MSD
Department:
Experimental Psychology
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Author
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Current opinion in neurobiology More from this journal
Volume:
22
Issue:
6
Pages:
946-955
Publication date:
2012-12-01
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1873-6882
ISSN:
0959-4388
Language:
English
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pubs:328989
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uuid:677b07c7-18a8-4200-a1d4-d45ba0810755
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328989
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2012-12-19

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