An Executive Function of the Hippocampus Pathway Selection for Thalamic Neuronal Significance Code

  • Michael Gabriel
  • Steven P. Sparenborg
  • Neal Stolar

Abstract

The information in this chapter is based on studies of the neural correlates of conditioned avoidance behavior in rabbits. The results have fostered a conceptualization of the functional relevance of the hippocampus to avoidance behavior, and to learning and memory processes considered more generally.

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Authors and Affiliations

  • Michael Gabriel
    • 1
  • Steven P. Sparenborg
    • 1
  • Neal Stolar
    • 1
  1. 1.Department of PsychologyUniversity of IllinoisChampaignUSA

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