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  1. behavioral medicine
  2. general adaptation syndrome (GAS)
  3. emotion
  4. James-Lange theory
  5. facial feedback
  1. a Selye's concept of the body's adaptive response to stress in three phases, alarm, resistance, exhaustion.
  2. b an interdisciplinary field that integrates behavioral and medical knowledge and applies that knowledge to health and disease.
  3. c the effect of facial expressions on experience emotions, as when a facial expression of anger or happiness intensifies feelings of anger or hapiness.
  4. d a response of the whole organism, involving (1) physiological arousal, (2) expressive behaviors, and (3) conscious experience.
  5. e the theory that our experience of emotion is our awareness of our physiological responses to emotion-arousing stimuli.

5 Multiple choice questions

  1. emotional release. The catharsis hypothesis maintains that "releasing" aggressive energy (through action or fantasy) relieves aggressive urges.
  2. our tendency to form judgments (of sounds, of lights, of income) relative to a neutral level defined by our prior experience.
  3. a machine, commonly used in attempts to detect lies, that measures several of the physiological responses accompanying emotion (such as perspiration and cardiovascular and breathing changes).
  4. the study of how psychological, neural, and endocrine processes together affect the immune system and resulting health.
  5. the process by which we perceive and respond to certain events, called stressors, that we appraise as threatening or challenging.

5 True/False questions

  1. well-beingself-perceived happiness or satisfaction with life. Used along with measure of objective well-being (for example, physical and economic indicators) to evaluate people's quality of life.

          

  2. feel-good, do-good phenomenonour tendency to form judgments (of sounds, of lights, of income) relative to a neutral level defined by our prior experience.

          

  3. lymphocytesemotional release. The catharsis hypothesis maintains that "releasing" aggressive energy (through action or fantasy) relieves aggressive urges.

          

  4. two-factor theorythe Schachter-Singer theory that to experience emotion one must (1) be physically aroused and (2) cognitively label the arousal.

          

  5. psychophysiological illnessthe study of how psychological, neural, and endocrine processes together affect the immune system and resulting health.