By Marvin Rosen
This interesting ebook explores love in all its kinds and from many views. The organic underpinnings of emotions are explored, together with the interplay of mind, fearful method, hormones, and physique chemistry. Love is taken into account as an evolutionary phenomenon with origins in animal habit. in response to Shakespeare, "The process real love by no means did run smooth," and the mind and Love certainly appears to be like at love as a give-and-take approach regarding expenditures and advantages. the writer describes makes an attempt to categorise, categorize, and measures a few of the elements of affection (as exotic from passion).
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Com (background); mind representation courtesy of Peter Lamb ninety nine Index A activities of affection, 71–72 addictive love dopamine and, 22 jealousy and, 80–81 youngster love as, seventy one admiration, eighty ads, 47–49, 83–84 age, techniques of affection and, seventy one amygdala, 30, 36 animals, emotions and, 61–63 anthropomorphism, sixty two anticipation, eighty nervousness, 24–29, seventy eight frightened attachments, fifty five, eighty one Aphrodite, eleven arousal, autonomic fearful approach and, 49–52 Arthur (King), thirteen attachment, 52–56 attachments worry and, 77–79 babies and, 55–56 jealousy and, eighty one allure, 69–70 autonomic fearful approach, 27–28, 49–52, sixty four avoidant attachments, fifty five, eighty one axons, 23, 25 brains feelings and, 29–36 temper and reminiscence and, 36–37 bundling, 15 Buss, David, 71–72 C Cannon, Walter, sixty four Cannon-Bard idea, sixty four caudate nucleus, forty four crucial fearful process, 21–22, 27 cerebral cortex, 30–36, fifty two, sixty four chemistry, review of, 21–29 cigarettes, Marlboro guy and, 47–49 classifying love, 72–75 medical melancholy, 24 cognition, forty two dedication, 73–74 companionate love, seventy four computed tomography (CT) scans, 39–40 consummate love, seventy four controversy, evolution and, 34–35 Cormack, Allan, 39 bills, relationships and, 67–69 cues, forty seven, 59–61 D Darwin, Charles, 34–35, 59–61 de Waal, Frans, 62–63 decision/commitment, 73–74 declarative reminiscence, 36 definitions of affection, 9–11 dependence, seventy one B Bard, Philip, sixty four Bekoff, Marc, sixty two Beyle, Henri-Marie, 79–80 a hundred Index melancholy, neurotransmitters and, 24–29 dopamine melancholy and, 25–26 function of, 21–22 ventral tegmental sector (VTA) and, 44–45 E Eibl-Eibesfeldt, Irenaus, seventy five electroencephalography (EEG), 27 Ekman, Paul, sixty one feelings brains and, 29–36 motivation and, 47–49 sensitivity to cues of, forty seven theories of, sixty four empathy, 56–58, 62–63 worker Polygraph defense Act, fifty one empty love, seventy four endorphins, fifty two epinephrine, 29 Eros, eleven, 12 eros fans, seventy two ethology, 62–63 evolution, controversy and, 34–35 excitatory neurotransmitters, 24 F facial expressions, 59–61 equity, 62–63 worry attachment kind and, 77–79 survival and, 59–60 emotions, 58–59, 61–63 struggle or flight behaviors, 29 Fisher, Helen, 21, 43–45 Fly Away domestic, fifty three one zero one Freud, Sigmund, 20–21, 82–84 friendship, seventy four Friesen, Wallace, sixty one practical magnetic resonance imaging (fMRI) scans, 41–42, forty four G gender acts of affection and, 71–72, 75–77 jealousy and, 80–81 glucose, puppy scans and, 26–27 Greek mythology, eleven, seventy two Guinevere (Queen), thirteen H Harlow, Harry, fifty four hippocampus, 36 heritage of affection, 11–17 Hoffman, David, 56–57 holistic view of affection, 86–87 Hounsfield, Godfrey, 39 I mind's eye, love and, 70–71 imaging equipment computed tomography (CT) scans and, 39–40 love and, 42–45 magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) scans, 39, 40–42 evaluation of, 38–39 confident emission tomography (PET) scans, 26–27, 39, forty two, forty three imprinting, 53–55 business Revolution, 15–16 babies attachment styles in, 55–56 empathy and, 56–57 imprinting and, 53–55 102 Index infatuation, seventy four inhibitory neurotransmitters, 24 initiation of relationships, 75–77 net, seventy seven intimacy, seventy three Izard, Carroll, 58–59 J James, William, sixty four James-Lange concept, sixty four jealousy, 80–81 okay knights, 12, thirteen L Lancelot du Lac, thirteen Lange, Carl, sixty four Lee, John Allen, seventy two lie-detector assessments, 49–51 limbic method, 29–30 love altering values approximately, 17–19 defining, 9–11 historical past of, 11–17 love initially sight, 70, seventy four, 79–80 ludus enthusiasts, seventy two M MacLean, Paul, 29–30 magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) scans, 39, 40–42 upkeep of affection, 81–82 Marlboro guy, 47–49 reminiscence mind and, 36–37 different types of, 36 monkeys, imprinting and, fifty four monoamine oxidase inhibitors (MAOIs), 26 monoamines, melancholy and, 25–26 temper, mind and, 36–37 moms attachments and, 53–56 empathy and, fifty seven motivation, feelings and, 47–49 myelin, 23 N neocortex, 29–30 neurons, 23 neurotransmitters melancholy and nervousness and, 24–29 reminiscence and, 37 function of, 21–24 VTA and, 44–45 norepinephrine melancholy and, 25–26 struggle or flight behaviors and, 29 position of, 23 nuclear magnetic resonance (NMR) scans, 39, 40–42 O opiates, endorphins as, fifty two P parasympathetic anxious procedure, 28 ardour, 73–74 passionate love, 79–80 Peel, Stanton, seventy one peripheral apprehensive approach, 27 physiological results of affection, evaluation of, 49–52 polygraph exams, 49–51 positron emission tomography (PET) scans mind task and, 26–27, 39 photo of, forty three review of, forty two Index being pregnant, eighty four procedural reminiscence, 36 psychoanalysis, 20, eighty three psychology of affection activities and, 71–72 charm and, 69–70 classifications and, 72–75 worry and, 77–79 jealousy and, 80–81 love at the beginning sight and, 70, seventy four, 79–80 upkeep and, 81–82 evaluate of, 66–69 dating initiation and, 75–77 intercourse and, 82–85 innovations and, 70–71 R speedy eye flow (REM), 27 ranking and courting advanced, 16–17 relationships, initiation of, 75–77 reptilian procedure (R-complex), 29–30 rewards, relationships and, 67–68, 69–70 romantic love, seventy four Romeo and Juliet, 14–15 S scans computed tomography (CT) scans and, 39–40 love and, 42–45 magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) scans, 39, 40–42 review of, 38–39 positron emission tomography (PET) scans, 26–27, 39, forty two, forty three safe attachments, fifty five, eighty one selective serotonin reuptake inhibitors (SSRIs), 26 103 self-interest, 66–67 serotonin, 25–26 intercourse, 82–85 intercourse and the town, 18 sexual revolution, 17–19 social trade idea, 66–67 social phobia, seventy eight somatic frightened procedure, 27 Sperry, Roger, 32 Steinberg, Robert, 72–74 Stendhal, 79–80 storge fanatics, seventy two survival, facial expressions and, 59–60 sympathetic apprehensive process, 28–29, sixty four synapses, 21 synaptic vesicles, 25 T ideas of affection, 70–71 tomography computed tomography (CT) scans, 39–40 positron emission tomography (PET) scans, 26–27, 39, forty two, forty three triangular concept of affection, 72–74 triune idea, 29–30 V values, altering, 17–19 ventral tegmental zone (VTA), 44–45 virginity, altering perspectives on, 18 W Waller, Willard, 16–17 wars, influence of, 17–18 Z Zahn-Wexler, Carolyn, fifty seven About the writer Marvin Rosen is a doctoral point, approved medical psychologist.