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What is emotion
set of processes that include perception, attention, appraisal and feeling as well as visceral and motor responses.
Amygdala function
learning emotional significance of information, providing quick instinctive emotional response
Hippocampus function
providing contextual information that frames how particular stimulus configuration is interpreted with regard to emotion
Hypothalamus function
mediates some physiological phenomena associated with emotional states such as changes in nervous system (flight/fight)
Anterior cingulate function
interface between cognition and emotion
Orbitofrontal cortex
reward/punishment