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Unformatted text preview: orbitofrontal cortex work together during an emotional event, such as witnessing a car crash or serious earthquake. 2. What are the different theories for how people experience emotion? How does evolutionary theory describe the ways emotions are adaptive? 3. Why would crossing a scary suspension bridge affect one’s attraction to the opposite sex? What theory of emotion best describes this finding? 4. Describe findings of facial expressions of emotion. In your answer characterize the nature of facial expressions across cultures. 5 Describe Phineas Gage and his importance to psychology. What does he tell us about emotions and the brain? 6. How do so-called lie detectors works? In your answer consider how physiological emotional responses are recorded by polygraphs and computerized knowledge assessment (CKA)....
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This note was uploaded on 05/18/2010 for the course PSYCHOLOGY 1 taught by Professor Arthurshimamura during the Spring '10 term at Berkeley.
- Spring '10