Comment: What's basic about the brain mechanisms of emotion?

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Abstract

While it is common to think that neuroscientists are proponents of basic emotions theory, this is not necessarily the case. My ideas, for example are more aligned with cognitive than basic emotions theories.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)318-320
Number of pages3
JournalEmotion Review
Volume6
Issue number4
DOIs
StatePublished - Oct 27 2014

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Keywords

  • consciousness
  • feelings
  • survival circuits
  • threats

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  • Experimental and Cognitive Psychology
  • Social Psychology
  • Arts and Humanities (miscellaneous)

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Comment : What's basic about the brain mechanisms of emotion? / Ledoux, Joseph.

In: Emotion Review, Vol. 6, No. 4, 27.10.2014, p. 318-320.

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