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The hippocampus encodes context cues, the amygdala stores associations between a context and an aversive event, and the mPFC signals whether a defensive response is appropriate in the present context.
Aversive film This task consisted of the presentation of an aversive, 90-second film identical to those used in Lopez et al.
Therefore, it's possible that news crawls may be filled with bad news, or aversive appeals/motivations.
Recognizing these important differences between food and drugs, palatable drug products are those in which the aversive sensory attributes have been minimized or eliminated.
Processing of aversive faces is also considered a biomarker of negative affectivity, which has been associated with neuropsychiatric pathologies and maladaptive personality traits.
have attributed such effects, post hoc, to aversive racism theory.
That is, when an aversive stimulus is presented or a reinforcing stimulus is withdrawn, the probability that the action will be repeated declines (Kunkel & Berry, 1968).
1 GET RID OF IT: Get rid of anything aversive that causes unnecessary pain or stress, including shock collars, choke chains, and prong collars, and penny cans or throw chains.
The researchers found that simply being alone with their own thoughts for 15 minutes was apparently so aversive that it drove many participants to self-administer an electric shock that they had earlier said they would pay to avoid.
Holmes (1998) suggests that aversive techniques are not inhumane and are necessary given the limitations of individuals with developmental disabilities.
Effects of lesioning noradrenergic neurons in the locus coeruleus on conditioned and unconditioned aversive behaviour in the rat.
Researchers created an aversive memory that caused the rats to refuse the conditioned stimulus of saccharin.