This volume provides a thorough and up-to-date synthesis of the expansive and highly influential literature from the last 30 years by bringing together contributions from leading authorities in the field, with emphasis placed on the most commonly investigated drugs of abuse.
- Emphasises the most commonly investigated drugs of abuse, including alcohol, cocaine, nicotine, and opiates
- Brings together the work of the leading authorities in all major areas of the field
- Provides novel coverage of cutting-edge methods for using cognitive neuroscience to advance the treatment of addiction, including real-time neurofeedback and brain stimulation methods
- Includes new material on emerging themes and future directions in the use of cognitive neuroscience to advance addiction science
Addiction, addiction science, alcohol, cocaine, nicotine, opiates, drug addiction, cognitive neuroscience, neural circuitry, prefrontal cortex, response inhibition, cognitive control, working memory, neurocognitive mechanisms, anterior cingulate, deficient conflict monitoring, neurocomputational substrates, interoceptive processing, addictive behaviour, drug cues, cravings, drug cue reactivity, stress-induced drug craving, cognitive regulation of craving, neurobehavioural disinhibition, adolescent drug users, drug relapse, psychosocial interventions, transcranial magnetic stimulation, real-time fMRI feedback, treating addiction, functional brain imaging, neurofeedback