Complexity Digest 2005.31 - 14
Cognitive Neuroscience: Decision Amid Uncertainty, Nature
Excerpts: Choosing whether to stick to a belief or to abandon it in the face of uncertainty is central to human behaviour. Modelling implicates brain chemicals called neuromodulators in adjudicating this essential decision. ?
Why did you choose to read this article? Perhaps you are a neuroscientist eager to refine your knowledge. Or perhaps you are keen to broaden your horizons outside your current discipline. These motivations reflect a fundamental trade-off in how we invest our time and effort:(...)
- Source: Cognitive Neuroscience: Decision Amid Uncertainty
[ http://www.nature.com/nature/journal/v436/n7050/full/436471a.html ], Jonathan D. Cohen, Gary Aston-Jones, DOI: 10.1038/436471a, Nature 436, 471-472, 05/07/28