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  1. When our physiological systems are out of balance or depleted, we are driven to reduce this depleted state. Maintaining homeostasis is central to this idea. (Perceived internal state of tension that arises when our bodies are lacking in some basic physioloigcal capacity.)
  2. Inherently biological states of deficiency (cellular or bodily) that compel drives.
  3. sciensist in the field devoted to studying the brain's role in emotions.
  4. The physiological system responsible for changes during an emotional response is the autononmic nervous system. It governs structures and processes over which we have little conscious control like changes in: heart rate, blood pressure, release of hormones. Emotions engage ANS almost immediately example: fear = heart rate goes up etc.
  5. any external object or event that motivates behavior
  6. Says emotions are product of evolutionary past; Basic emotions reflect fundamental emotional states that play role in essential life tasks. Says emotions are not single states but categories of relatied emotions. Basic emotions are only a small set of infinite variety of emotional states we can experience.

5 True/False questions

  1. Moodsaffective states that operate in the background of consciousness and tend to last longer than most emotions.

          

  2. AmygdalaImportant role in appraisal of the emotional significance of stimuli with a specialized function for noticing fear relavant information. Pivotal role in quick appraisals during the threatening or fear inducing situations.

          

  3. Emotionsbrief, acute changes in conscious experience and physiology that occur in response to a personally meaningful situation.

          

  4. Motivationbrief, acute changes in conscious experience and physiology that occur in response to a personally meaningful situation.

          

  5. James-Lange theory of emotionWhen our physiological systems are out of balance or depleted, we are driven to reduce this depleted state. Maintaining homeostasis is central to this idea. (Perceived internal state of tension that arises when our bodies are lacking in some basic physioloigcal capacity.)

          

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