lecture15 Frontal Lobes Part I

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Unformatted text preview: Lecture 15: The Frontal Lobes Part I Psych 123 Cognitive Neuroscience Frontal Lobe Functioning Natalie Portman Frontal Lobe Functioning doroslateral prefrontal ventrolateral prefrontal Frontal Lobes motor cortex premotor areas medial prefrontal orbital frontal anterior cingulate motor cortex prefrontal cortex The Evolution of the Prefrontal Cortex The Prefrontal Cortex The mostly reciprocal connections between the prefrontal cortex and the rest of the brain From Miller & Cohen (2001) An integrative theory of prefrontal cortex function. Annual Review of Neuroscience . Functions of the Frontal Lobes Motor movement and planning Language production Selection of task-relevant information Task switching Working memory Inhibitory control & emotional regulation Monitoring and error detection Temporal organization Semantic retrieval Source monitoring (higher-order reasoning and decision making) Working Memory Single cell recordings from monkeys in the dorsolateral prefrontal cortex during the delay period of a working memory task....
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This note was uploaded on 09/09/2011 for the course PSY 123 taught by Professor Staff during the Spring '11 term at UCSB.

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