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Unconscious influences on decision making: Neuroimaging and neuroevolutionary perspectives

  • Samantha J. Brooks (a1) and Dan J. Stein (a1)

Abstract

Newell and Shanks provide a useful critique on unconscious decision making. However, they do not consider an important set of functional brain imaging studies of unconscious processes. Here we review briefly the relevant brain imaging and psychobiological literature and its implications for understanding unconscious decision making.

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