Affective neuroscience: the emergence of a discipline
Current Opinion in Neurobiology
Short Title: Affective neuroscience
Format: Journal Article
Sources ID: 22676
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This past year has seen significant advances in our understanding of the physiology of emotion. Attention continues to focus on the amygdala and its interconnections with prefrontal cortical regions. New evidence underscores the importance of lateralization for emotion. There are also new findings on the physiological predictors of individual differences in emotional behavior and experience, and on the role of autonomic arousal in emotional memory.