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An Appraisal-Driven Componential Approach to the Emotional Brain

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Published in Emotion Review. 2018, vol. 10, no. 3, p. 219-231
Abstract This article suggests that methodological and conceptual advancements in affective sciences militate in favor of adopting an appraisal-driven componential approach to further investigate the emotional brain. Here we propose to operationalize this approach by distinguishing five functional networks of the emotional brain: (a) the elicitation network, (b) the expression network, (c) the autonomic reaction network, (d) the action tendency network, and (e) the feeling network, and discuss these networks in the context of the affective neuroscience literature. We also propose that further investigating the “appraising brain” is the royal road to better understand the elicitation network, and may be key to revealing the neural causal mechanisms underlying the emotion process as a whole.
Keywords Affective neuroscienceAppraisalBrainEmotion
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Research groups Affective sciences
Emergence et expression de l'émotion (E3 Lab)
Neuroscience de l'émotion et dynamiques affectives (NEAD)
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SANDER, David, GRANDJEAN, Didier Maurice, SCHERER, Klaus R. An Appraisal-Driven Componential Approach to the Emotional Brain. In: Emotion Review, 2018, vol. 10, n° 3, p. 219-231. https://archive-ouverte.unige.ch/unige:109591

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