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Conceptual representations in goal-directed decision making.

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Emerging evidence suggests that the long-established distinction between habit-based and goal-directed decision-making mechanisms can also be sustained in humans. Although the habit-based system has been extensively studied in humans, the goal-directed system is less well characterized. This review brings to that task the distinction between conceptual and nonconceptual representational mechanisms. Conceptual representations are structured out of semantic constituents (concepts)--the use of w...

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10.3758/cabn.8.4.418

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Institution:
University of Oxford
Division:
MSD
Department:
Physiology Anatomy & Genetics
Role:
Author
Journal:
Cognitive, affective and behavioral neuroscience
Volume:
8
Issue:
4
Pages:
418-428
Publication date:
2008-12-01
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EISSN:
1531-135X
ISSN:
1530-7026
Source identifiers:
114142
Language:
English
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pubs:114142
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uuid:8902a24a-3a2e-49d6-8020-55b176bf42c5
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pubs:114142
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2012-12-19

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