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The Neuroscience of Addiction

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Francesca Mapua Filbey

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Overview

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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AUTHOR SPOTLIGHT
Francesca Filbey in dark blue blouse with lights, vertical. Professor and Director of Cognitive Neuroscience Research of Addictive Disorders; Bert Moore Chair; Associate Provost, UT Dallas

Francesca Filbey, PhD

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