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“fight-or-flight”; arouses the heart, lungs, and other organs in response tostressful or emergency situations to help us respond quicklyoParasympathetic Division =monitors the routine operations of the internal organs; returns the body to acalmer functioning after arousal by the sympathetic divisionC) The Endocrine System:The hormone system – come from the Greek word endo (“within”) and krinein(“secrete”)Hormones =chemical messengers that carry messages that influence body functions and behaviors and emotions1) How Does the Endocrine System Respond in a Crisis?oEpinephrine (Adrenalin) =sustains the body’s defensive reaction keeping the heart pounding and the musclestense
2) What Controls the Endocrine System?
D) Psychology Matters: How Psychoactive Drugs Affect the Nervous System2) Why Side Effects?
2.3 HOW DOES THE BRAIN PRODUCE BEHAVIOR AND MENTAL PROCESSES?
A) Windows on the Brain
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2) Mapping the Brain with Electric Probes = Each region of the brain has its own specific functions. Wilder Penfield“mapped” the pinkish-gray surface of the brain buy using a pen-shaped electric probe tosimulate exposed brains with a gentle electric current. He found that the brain’s surface haddistinct regions, with distinct functions. Other scientists have probed structures deeper in the

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