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AP Psychology - Chapter 13: Emotion
a response of the whole organism, involving physiological arousal, expressive behaviors, and conscious experience
the theory that our experience of emotion is our awareness of our physiological responses to emotional arousing stimuli
the theory that an emotion arousing stimulus simultaneously triggers physiological responses, and the subjective experience of emotion
Schachter-Singer two-factor theory
the theory that to experience emotion one must be physically aroused and cognitively label the arousal
a machine that measures several of the physiological responses accompanying emotion
feel good-do good phenomenon
peoples tendency to be helpful when already in a good mood
subjective well being
self perceived happiness or satisfaction with life
adaptation level phenomenon
our tendency to form judgments (of sounds, of lights, of income) relative to a natural level defined by our prior experience
the perception that one is worse off relative to those with whom one compares ones self