Psychology Notes Lecture 10

Psychology Notes Lecture 10 - optimal level of arousal Too...

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Emotions have 2 components :Cognitive: subjective, personal conscious experience. Hard to explain what exactly it is. Polygraph lie detector tests: the more strict they are, the more false charges will exist, yet the more lenient they are the more criminals who go free. Needs cause arousal which cause behavior. But more arousal does not cause more behavior. There is an
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Unformatted text preview: optimal level of arousal. Too little or too much arousal will result in less desired behavior. External objects motivate behavior. Incentives pull you in certain directions Ghrelin is the chemical from the stomach which makes you hungry....
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This note was uploaded on 03/23/2011 for the course PSYCHOLOGY 1 taught by Professor Staff during the Winter '09 term at UC Davis.

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