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Olfaction as a necessary variable for priming for aggression.

Wright, J. C.

Olfaction as a necessary variable for priming for aggression.

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Published by Miami University in Oxford, O .
Written in English

  • Aggressiveness

  • Edition Notes

    StatementA thesis...for the degree of Master of Arts, Department of Psychology
    The Physical Object
    Pagination40 l., typed.
    Number of Pages40
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL16642122M

    The docking theory of olfaction proposes that the smell of an odorant molecule is due to a range of weak non-covalent interactions between the odorant [a ligand] and its protein odorant receptor (found in the nasal epithelium), such as electrostatic and Van der Waals interactions as well as H-bonding, dipole attraction, pi-stacking, metal ion, Cation–pi interaction, and hydrophobic effects. In psychology, the term aggression refers to a range of behaviors that can result in both physical and psychological harm to yourself, others, or objects in the type of behavior centers on harming another person either physically or mentally. It can be a sign of an underlying mental health disorder, a substance use disorder, or a medical disorder. 17th International Symposium on Olfaction and Taste (ISOT): PACIFICO Yokohama, Yokohama, Japan, June 5 - 9, PL1 Social behavior circuits in flies and mice these results suggest that the T1R1+3 heterodimer is necessary for M+A+IMP to elicit relatively weak taste-guided consummatory licking in brief-access tests, but is unnecessary. Olfaction The Knowing Nose: Chemosignals Communicate Human Emotions Many animal species transmit information via chemical signals — and humans may be among them, psychology researchers find.

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Olfaction as a necessary variable for priming for aggression. by Wright, J. C. Download PDF EPUB FB2

It is only in recent years, especially in human flavor research, that evidence has begun to be obtained regarding the importance of retronasal olfaction (exhalation). These studies are beginning to demonstrate that retronasal smell plays a large role in human by: Handbook of Olfaction and Gustation and millions of other books are available for Amazon Kindle.

Enter your mobile number or email address below and we'll send you a link to download the free Kindle App. Then you can start reading Kindle books on your smartphone, tablet, or computer - no Kindle device : Hardcover. Olfaction plays a critical role in the recognition of predators, adult conspecifics and offspring.

The olfactory input to the amygdala is central to the initiation of emotional responses, including aggression; and olfaction plays a crucial role in the formation of. Olfaction and the Brain Olfaction and its relation to mental health is an area of growing interest, evidenced by the Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine being awarded for discoveries relating to odorant receptors and the organization of the olfactory system.

Olfaction is of particular interest to. Olfaction is an important function for animals, playing roles in food hunting, sexual behavior, aggression, territorial defense, identification, and among others (Thiessen and Rice, ).

The olfactory centers include the prepyriform cortex, amygdala, hypothalamus, hippocampus and other limbic system structures. Priming is a nonconscious form of human memory concerned with perceptual identification of words and objects. It refers to activating particular representations or associations in memory just before carrying out an action or task.

For example, a person who sees the word yellow will be slightly faster to recognize the word banana. Abstract. The anatomy, physiology and function of the olfactory system are reviewed, as are the normal effects of olfactory stimulation.

It is speculated that olfaction may have important but unobtrusive effects on human by: BEHAVIORAL BIOLOGY, 15, (), Abstract No.

Social Olfaction: A Review of the Ontogeny of Olfactory Influences on Vertebrate Behavior MARYLOU CHEAL1 Department of Zoology, The University of Michigan Research on the postnatal development of behavior involving ol- faction is by: Social psychologists report that viewing such fictional scenes of a man overpowering and arousing a woman can a) distort one's perceptions of how women actually respond to sexual coercion b) increase men's aggression against women.; exposure to violent porn increases punitive behavior toward women.

Start studying BCOM Final Exam. Learn vocabulary, terms, and more with flashcards, games, and other study tools. This growing area of priming research includes the study of priming stereotypes related to gender and race.

Some scholars say that research linking violent video game play to increases in aggression is flawed. Your book. It is claimed that humans can perceive many thousands of different odorous molecules, termed odorants, and that they can discriminate at least two to three thousand of these.

It is also well known that even slight alterations in the structure of an odorant can lead to profound changes in perceived odor quality. One commonly cited example is carvone, whose l- and d. While this book is most appropriate for neurobiologists and students of olfaction I picked up this book to learn more about the sense of smell as it might apply to evaluating beer and found the information on the role of learning and the formation of odor objects very insightful.

I also appreciated the books larger philosophical implications.5/5(2). Advances in Forensic Science, Medicine, Conservation and Environmental Remediation Edited by Tadeusz Jezierski, John Ensminger, L E Papet This is a very serious book for the true enthusiast of all things to do with canine olfaction.

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Such interest necessitates a means for a quick, yet reliable assessment of olfactory function. Many tests of olfactory ability are complex, variable or not specifically designed for mice. Also, some tests are sensitive to memory deficits as well as defects in olfactory abilities, confounding obtained by: Cambridge Core - Neurosciences - Olfaction, Taste, and Cognition - edited by Catherine Rouby.

Inc. book or reprints. of articles. that appear. in any. ence of nasal obstruction on olfaction has been compre-hensively reviewed (e.g., variable signal intensity as : Richard Doty.

Children observe aggressive behavior in others, but how they act may depend on what the consequences of aggression were, particularly for those they use as role models. AO3. Positive Criticisms of Bandura. Huge implications for society -provides a key to understanding causes of good and bad behavior.

Finally, the book goes beyond clinical topics that are directly related to olfaction or gustation to discuss multiple chemical sensitivity, vomeronasal organ function, trigeminal chemosensation, and the function of the nervus terminalis (or "0th" cranial nerve). Books at Amazon. The Books homepage helps you explore Earth's Biggest Bookstore without ever leaving the comfort of your couch.

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an odorant molecule binding to a specific protein. Which of the flowing explanations best describes why olfaction can elicit powerful emotional responses. International Symposium on Olfaction and the Electronic Nose (8th,Washington, DC) Artificial chemical sensing: olfaction and the electronic nose (ISOEN ): proceedings of the eighth international symposium.

Editors, J. Stetter and W. Penrose. Pennington, NJ, Electrochemical Society, c p. The largest collection of basic, clinical, and applied knowledge on the chemical senses ever compiled in one volume, the third edition of Handbook of Olfaction and Gustation encompass recent developments in all fields of chemosensory science, particularly the most recent advances in neurobiology, neuroscience, molecular biology, and modern functional imaging techniques.

Unfortunately, assertions about olfaction and emotion are often made without sufficient justification from the scientific literature, in part because little relevant research has existed until quite recently. Yet, as research on olfaction and emotion grows, it is important to critically examine ideas that have sometimes been taken as by: Canine Olfaction Science and Law: Advances in Forensic Science, Medicine, Conservation, and Environmental Remediation - CRC Press Book The value of the canine nose is well-documented, and working dogs are being utilized for their olfactory skills in an increasing number of fields.

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Olfaction is critical in tadpoles for predator avoidance and food location. • Thyroid hormones (THs) change olfactory tissues dramatically during metamorphosis.

• T 3 & municipal wastewater effluent, but not T 4 or E 2, disrupt avoidance behavior. • Thra and thibz mRNAs are significantly higher in T 3 versus T 4 olfactory epithelium.

•Cited by: 3. Olfaction is the sense of smell. Psychologists study olfaction to learn how people process information through smell and how odors affect their behavior.

Priming is a psychological effect in which exposure to a stimulus is found to increase the accessibility of semantically related concepts, reflected in faster reaction times (Neely, ) or in recognition of more degraded images (Gollin, ).

Recent work in social psychology has explored priming of non-laboratory by: Posttraumatic stress disorder: possibilities for olfaction and virtual reality exposure therapy Article (PDF Available) in Virtual Reality 19(2) June.

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Search the world's most comprehensive index of full-text books. My library. The glomerulus of the olfactory bulb is the only relay between the peripheral and central olfactory system.

Olfactory information is conducted to the secondary olfactory structures, notably the piriform cortex. The tertiary olfactory structures are the thalamus, hypothalamus, amygdala, hippocampus, orbitofrontal cortex and insular by: The vibration theory of smell proposes that a molecule's smell character is due to its vibrational frequency in the infrared range.

This controversial theory is an alternative to the more widely accepted docking theory of olfaction (formerly termed the shape theory of olfaction), which proposes that a molecule's smell character is due to a range of weak non-covalent interactions.

Olfaction is a chemoreception that, through the sensory olfactory system, forms the perception of smell. Olfaction has many purposes, such as the detection of hazards, pheromones, and food. Olfaction occurs when odorants bind to specific sites on olfactory receptors located in the nasal cavity.

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The role of olfaction in canine food preferences. non-olfactory senses but olfaction was necessary to This information would aid understanding of the effects of odorants on feeding behavior. Introduction. The sense of smell, for millions of years, has played a significant role in the behavior of evolutionary diverse animal species (Hansson and Stensmyr,McBride, ).Although, historically, it was long considered of secondary importance to senses such as vision or hearing (Shepherd,Le Guérer, ), it is now recognized as one of the most Cited by:.

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The application of canine olfaction to real world problems may provide new ways to look at diseases, disasters .While aggressive behaviors can be explained by a myriad of variables, there appears to be some link between things viewed and how it later affects behaviors.

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