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Unformatted text preview: Brain Activation Student Beloved photo Control photo 1 1487.8 1487.2 2 1329.4 1328.1 3 1407.9 1405.9 4 1236.1 1234 5 1299.8 1298.2 6 1447.2 1444.7 7 1354.1 1354.3 8 1204.6 1203.7 9 1322.3 1320.8 10 1388.5 1386.8 Aron et al. 2005 examined brain activation for people in love. At issue was brain activation in the caudate ('rew Participants brought to the lab 2 pictures, 1 of boyfriend/girlfriend (with whom they admitted to being hopelesss Other picture was of someone same age and sex as the boyfriend/girlfriend, but not romantic partner (control) Participants went into fMRI (brain imager) and spend time looking at each photo (boyfriend, other, boyfriend, o while machine looked at activation of the caudate. Activation levels for each person under both conditions are Does picture activate caudate? High numbers indicate more activation. Aron, Aron, & Coups, Statistics for Psychology, 5th Edition, p. 241 ward center'). sly in love) ) other) e shown. Student Expressive writing Control writing 1 77 87 2 88 77 3 77 71 4 90 70 5 68 63 6 74 50 7 62 58 8 93 63 9 82 76 10 79 65 79 68 Students were randomly assigned to one of two conditions. Students were randomly assigned to one of two conditions....
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This note was uploaded on 05/21/2011 for the course PSY 3204 taught by Professor Brannick during the Spring '10 term at University of South Florida - Tampa.

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