Classical Conditioning of Consumatory Behaviour

  • J. P. Huston


The present report summarizes recent studies and presents new results relating to one aspect of the problem of conditioning influences on ingestive behaviour, namely, on the question of whether consumatory responses, or their motivational substrates, can be classically conditioned. This area has been traditionally treated in isolation from the alternative more generic theoretical and experimental approaches (e. g. Booth, 1972; LeMagnen, 1972) to the analysis of learning influences in the control of consumatory behavior.


Classical Conditioning Cortical Spreading Depression Extinction Trial Spreading Depression Hypothalamic Stimulation 
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