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The deliberate selection of a single alternative amongst multiple alternatives.
RPoldrack about one year ago.

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Tasks that are asserted to measure decision making

TaskContrast Measure

color-word stroop task
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    color-word stroop with task switching
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      consensus decision-making task
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        Information Sampling Task
        • probability of the participant's decision being correct based on the available evidence at the time of the decision
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        Hungry Donkey Task
        • response time for "bad" or risky doors minus response time for "good" doors
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        Iowa Gambling Task
        • "safe" deck versus "risky" deck choices
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        Cambridge risk task
        • reward probability-amount ratio
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        "Initial definition retrieved from http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Decision_making"
        NPicchetti (about five years ago)

        Term History

        REVISION 6

        Definition contributed by MJohansen about four years ago:The selection of a course of action among several alternatives.

        REVISION 5

        Definition contributed by TDavis about five years ago:The selection of a course of action among several alternatives.

        REVISION 4

        Definition contributed by BGregory about five years ago:the mental processes (cognitive process) resulting in the selection of a course of action among several alternatives.

        REVISION 3

        Definition contributed by BGregory about five years ago:the mental processes (cognitive process) resulting in the selection of a course of action among several alternatives.

        REVISION 2

        Definition contributed by BGregory about six years ago:the mental processes (cognitive process) resulting in the selection of a course of action among several alternatives. (from Wikipedia)

        REVISION 1

        Definition contributed by SAdministrator about seven years ago:No definition submitted yet

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