Flashcards in Lecture 30: Habit Learning Deck (5)
***What are the characteristics of habitual
1.Gradually acquired through repetition
2. Once acquired, relatively inflexible
3.Elicited or triggered: General Pavlovian-Instrumental Transfer (PIT) and Specific PIT
***When and how do habits form?
When: proceed automatically
without conscious oversight
how: stimuli can transform a goal-directed behaviour to a habitual behaviour
***What controls habitual performance?
***What brain region(s) are involved?