Cognitive Neuroscience of Emotion

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Richard D. Lane, Lynn Nadel
Oxford University Press, 2002 - 431 pages
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This book, a member of the Series in Affective Science, is a unique interdisciplinary sequence of articles on the cognitive neuroscience of emotion by some of the most well-known researchers in the area. It explores what is known about cognitive processes in emotion at the same time it reviews the processes and anatomical structures involved in emotion, determining whether there is something about emotion and its neural substrates that requires they be studied as a separate domain. Divided into four major focal points and presenting research that has been performed in the last decade, this book covers the process of emotion generation, the functions of amygdala, the conscious experience of emotion, and emotion regulation and dysregulation. Collectively, the chapters constitute a broad but selective survey of current knowledge about emotion and the brain, and they all address the close association between cognitive and emotional processes. By bringing together diverse strands of investigation with the aim of documenting current understanding of how emotion is instantiated in the brain, this book will be of use to scientists, researchers, and advanced students of psychology and neuroscience.
 

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The Study of Emotion from the Perspective of Cognitive Neuroscience
3
A Second Chance for Emotion
12
Cognition in Emotion Always Sometimes or Never?
24
Facial Expression Emotion and Hemispheric Organization
62
Recognizing Emotions by Ear and by Eye
84
The Enigma of the Amygdala On Its Contribution to Human Emotion
106
CognitiveEmotional Interactions Listen to the Brain
129
The Role of the Amygdala in Primate Social Cognition
156
Measuring Emotion Behavior Feeling and Physiology
242
Blindsight Implications for the Conscious Experience of Emotion
277
Unconscious Emotion Evolutionary Perspectives Psychophysiological Data and Neuropsychological Mechanisms
296
Emotional Experience A Neurological Model
328
Neural Correlates of Conscious Emotional Experience
345
The Functional Neuroanatomy of Affective Style
371
Positron Emission Tomography in the Study of Emotion Anxiety and Anxiety Disorders
389
The Future of Emotion Research from the Perspective of Cognitive Neuroscience
407

Electrodermal Activity in Cognitive Neuroscience Neuroanatomical and Neuropsychological Correlates
192
The Functional Aiatomy of Innate and Acquired Fear Perspectives from Neuroimaging
225

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Richard D. Lane and Lynn Nadel are both at University of Arizona.

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