Individual Assignment: Motivation and the Brain Paper
Â· Resources: Assigned readings, Electronic Reserve Readings, the Internet, and other sources
Â· Select one of the following topics as the basis for this paper:
o Eating healthy
o Quitting smoking
o Quitting drinking
o Refraining from using drugs
Â· Write a 1,050 word paper in which you analyze the brain structures and functions associated with the motivation to engage in your selected behavior.
Â· Evaluate the influence of extrinsic and intrinsic factors, including heredity and the environment, on the motivation to engage in your selected behavior.
Â· Include at least three references from scholarly, peer-reviewed sources.
Â· Format your paper according to APA standards.