Needs range from most basic physiological to the most pyschological: pysiological needs, saftey and security needs, love and belongingness needs, esteem needs, self-actualization.
the idea that it is the perception of the physiological changes that accompany emotions that produces the subjective emotional experience.
the perceived states of tension that occur when our bodies are deficient in some need, creating an urge to relieve the tension.
List Maslow's Heirarchy:
sciensist in the field devoted to studying the brain's role in emotions.
brief, acute changes in conscious experience and physiology that occur in response to a personally meaningful situation.
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Motivation → brief, acute changes in conscious experience and physiology that occur in response to a personally meaningful situation.
Moods → affective states that operate in the background of consciousness and tend to last longer than most emotions.
Yerkes-Dodson law → the (law) principle that moderate levels of arousal lead to optimal performance.
Needs → Inherently biological states of deficiency (cellular or bodily) that compel drives.
Autonomic Nervous System and emotional experience → 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.