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Unformatted text preview: evolved modules that respond to them. So there is an automatic, modular, reflexive, low road fear response to these events. However, the domain general mechanism allows us to think about the context much more broadly (Is the object really going to hit me? Is the snake safely confined to a cage?). And we can try to think up new ways to deal with these problems beyond just reflexively respond by jumping away (Get a gun; call 911; realize there is no real problem even though we feel the fear). Hierarchical model of motivation showing relationships between domain-specific and domain-general mechanisms....
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This note was uploaded on 11/17/2011 for the course PSY PSY2012 taught by Professor Scheff during the Fall '09 term at Broward College.
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