Parsing reward.

  title={Parsing reward.},
  author={Kent C. Berridge and Terry E. Robinson},
  journal={Trends in neurosciences},
  volume={26 9},
Advances in neurobiology permit neuroscientists to manipulate specific brain molecules, neurons and systems. This has lead to major advances in the neuroscience of reward. Here, it is argued that further advances will require equal sophistication in parsing reward into its specific psychological components: (1) learning (including explicit and implicit knowledge produced by associative conditioning and cognitive processes); (2) affect or emotion (implicit 'liking' and conscious pleasure) and (3… CONTINUE READING
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