AP Psychology - Chapter 13

AP Psychology - Chapter 13 - Chapter Thirteen | Section...

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 Chapter Thirteen  | Section Eight Emotion  – a response of the whole organism involving (1) physiological arousal, (2)  expressive behavior, and (3) conscious experience. The Physiology of Emotion Emotions involve physiological arousal, controlled by our  autonomic nervous system Stress hormones – epinephrine and norepinephrine Right Hemisphere experiences negative emotions Left hemisphere experiences positive emotions Expressing Emotion We can decipher different emotions through forms of nonverbal communication 1. body language 2. tone of voice 3. faces Introverts read emotions better; extroverts are easier to read Happiness is easily determined in woman; Anger is easily determined in men Varies with culture, but facial muscles speak a fairly universal language Facial expressions amplify and regulate emotion: assuming an emotional experience  triggers a feeling Experiencing Emotion
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This note was uploaded on 04/22/2008 for the course ZOO 1114 taught by Professor Melodybrooks during the Spring '08 term at The University of Oklahoma.

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