Studying metacognitive processes at the single neuron level


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© 2014 Springer-Verlag Berlin Heidelberg. All rights reserved. Over the past few decades, strides have been made toward understanding how higher level cognitive processes are mediated by neuronal spiking activity. Neuronal correlates of functions such as attention, executive control, working memory, decision-making, and reward processing have all been elucidated, to an impressive level of detail, at the single cell and circuit levels.

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Duke Authors

Cited Authors

  • Middlebrooks, PG; Abzug, ZM; Sommer, MA

Published Date

  • December 1, 2013

Book Title

  • The Cognitive Neuroscience of Metacognition

Start / End Page

  • 225 - 244

International Standard Book Number 10 (ISBN-10)

  • 3642451896

International Standard Book Number 13 (ISBN-13)

  • 9783642451898

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.1007/978-3-642-45190-4_10

Citation Source

  • Scopus