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The Neuroscience of Addiction

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Francesca Mapua Filbey

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Persisting stigmas against addiction have created a necessity for a more accessible resource for the science behind addiction, from classical theories to modern research studies. With updated information on the neuroscience of addiction, Filbey presents an overview of neuroscientific research on addiction to address this growing need.

This textbook explores the neuroscience of addition from all angles including biological, cognitive, and behavioral influences.

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Francesca Filbey, PhD

Bert Moore Endowed Chair and Professor, School of Behavioral and Brain Sciences Director, Cognitive Neuroscience Laboratory of Addictive Disorders