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The role of affect and reward in the conflict-triggered adjustment of cognitive control

Dreisbach, Gesine and Fischer, Rico (2012) The role of affect and reward in the conflict-triggered adjustment of cognitive control. Frontiers in Human Neuroscience 6, p. 342.

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Adapting to changing task demands is one of the hallmarks of human cognition. According to an influential theory, the conflict monitoring theory, the adaptation of information processing occurs in a context-sensitive manner in that conflicts signal the need for control recruitment. Starting from the conflict monitoring theory, here the authors discuss the role of affect in the context of ...


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Item type:Article
Date:31 December 2012
Institutions:Psychology and Pedagogy > Institut für Psychologie > Lehrstuhl für Psychologie II (Allgemeine und Angewandte Psychologie) - Prof. Dr. Gesine Dreisbach
Projects:Open Access Publizieren (DFG)
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Keywords:cognitive control, conflict adaptation, affect, reward, conflict monitoring
Dewey Decimal Classification:100 Philosophy & psychology > 150 Psychology
Refereed:Yes, this version has been refereed
Created at the University of Regensburg:Yes
Item ID:25535
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