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Neuroimaging of other primordial emotions, and also the second level distance receptor evoked emotions

Derek Denton

in The Primordial Emotions

Published in print June 2006 | ISBN: 9780199203147
Published online March 2012 | e-ISBN: 9780191695476 | DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199203147.003.0010
Neuroimaging of other primordial emotions, and also the second level distance receptor evoked emotions

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This chapter examines second-level distance receptor-evoked emotions and the neuroimaging of other primordial emotions. These emotions include the hunger for air or breathlessness, food hunger, pain, sleep, sexual orgasm, and ejaculation. This chapter describes changes in different parts of the brain in relation to these primordial emotions and discusses the hierarchical organization of the elective recall to consciousness of emotional states.

Keywords: primordial emotions; neuroimaging; brain; breathlessness; hunger; sleep; sexual orgasm; ejaculation

Chapter.  13056 words.  Illustrated.

Subjects: Neuroscience

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