true false chp12

Card Set Information

Author:
bball
ID:
121190
Filename:
true false chp12
Updated:
2011-12-06 01:48:53
Tags:

Folders:

Description:
.
Show Answers:

Home > Flashcards > Print Preview

The flashcards below were created by user bball on FreezingBlue Flashcards. What would you like to do?


  1. Psychologists typically define emotion in terms of three components.
    true
  2. According to the James-Lange theory of emotion, we experience physiological changes first and then label these changes as an emotion.
    true
  3. In people with an uncommon condition called pure autonomic failure, output from the autonomic nervous system to the body fails, either completely or almost completely.
    true
  4. The limbic system - the forebrain areas surrounding the thalamus - has been regarded as non-critical for emotion.
    false
  5. The right hemisphere seems to be more responsive to emotional stimuli than the left hemisphere.
    true
  6. Prefrontal cortex damage always results in poor decisions.
    false
  7. Most of the vigorous emotional behaviors we observe in animals fall into the categories of attack and escape
    true
  8. Amygdala damage will result in the complete loss of the startle response.
    false
  9. The amygdala is important only for the expression of fear.
    false
  10. Temporary increases in cortisol can enhance immune function.
    true

What would you like to do?

Home > Flashcards > Print Preview