Thematic Clusters


Brain and Addiction

‘High desire’, or ‘merely’ an addiction? A response to Steele et al.
Donald L. Hilton, Jr.

Why is adolescence a key period of alcohol initiation and who is prone to develop long-term problem use?: A review of current available data
Géraldine Petit, Charles Kornreich, Paul Verbanck, Agnieska Cimochowska, Salvatore Campanella

Introduction – Brain and Addiction
Adam Safron

Pathological gambling and the loss of willpower: a neurocognitive perspective
Damien Brevers, Xavier Noël

Pornography addiction - a supranormal stimulus considered in the context of neuroplasticity
Donald L. Hilton

Sexual desire, not hypersexuality, is related to neurophysiological responses elicited by sexual images
Vaughn R. Steele, Cameron Staley, Timothy Fong, Nicole Prause

The Neuroscience and Evolutionary Origins of Sexual Learning

Introductory Editorial to ‘The Neuroscience and Evolutionary Origins of Sexual Learning’
Heather Hoffmann and Adam Safron

The role of conditioning on heterosexual and homosexual partner preferences in rats
Genaro A. Coria-Avila

Learning in intimate connections: Conditioned fertility and its role in sexual competition
Michael Domjan, Michael J. Mahometa and R. Nicolle Matthews

Doing it ... wild? On the role of the cerebral cortex in human sexual activity
Janniko R. Georgiadis

Field conditioning of sexual arousal in humans
Heather Hoffmann, Kathryn Peterson and Hana Garner

Opioid mediation of learned sexual behavior
Kevin S. Holloway

Human pheromones and food odors: epigenetic influences on the socioaffective nature of evolved behaviors
James V. Kohl

Using behavior-analytic implicit tests to assess sexual interests among normal and sex-offender populations
Bryan Roche, Anthony O’Reilly, Amanda Gavin, Maria R. Ruiz and Gabriela Arancibia

I love you with all my brain: laying aside the intellectually dull sword of biological determinism
James C. Woodson