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Unformatted text preview: response or change we have addressed. This change will/can occur at two levels: a) nervous system - sympathetic and parasympathetic systems. Short-term changes occur and work on an electrical level. For example: you are afraid and your bodily response is to tremble. b) endocrine system - produces slower, longer lasting responses using chemicals, hormones, and glands. *emotional arousal stimulates the hypothalamus which sends messages through the sympathetic nervous system to the appropriate organ. *in addition the pituitary gland is stimulated and results in hormone production...
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This note was uploaded on 11/14/2011 for the course PSY PSY2012 taught by Professor Scheff during the Fall '09 term at Broward College.
- Fall '09