<!DOCTYPE html><HTML lang="en"> <head><meta charset="utf-8"> <title>Gray (Peter) - Mechanisms of Motivation and Emotion (Theo Todman's Book Collection - Paper Abstracts) </title> <link href="../../TheosStyle.css" rel="stylesheet" type="text/css"><link rel="shortcut icon" href="../../TT_ICO.png" /></head> <BODY> <CENTER> <div id="header"><HR><h1>Theo Todman's Web Page - Paper Abstracts</h1><HR></div><A name="Top"></A> <TABLE class = "Bridge" WIDTH=950> <tr><th><A HREF = "../../PaperSummaries/PaperSummary_20/PaperSummary_20085.htm">Mechanisms of Motivation and Emotion</A></th></tr> <tr><th><A HREF = "../../Authors/G/Author_Gray (Peter).htm">Gray (Peter)</a></th></tr> <tr><th>Source: Gray (Peter) - Psychology, Chapter 6</th></tr> <tr><th>Paper - Abstract</th></tr> </TABLE> </CENTER> <P><CENTER><TABLE class = "Bridge" WIDTH=600><tr><td><A HREF = "../../PaperSummaries/PaperSummary_20/PaperSummary_20085.htm">Paper Summary</A></td><td><A HREF = "../../PaperSummaries/PaperSummary_20/PaperCitings_20085.htm">Books / Papers Citing this Paper</A></td><td><A HREF="#ColourConventions">Text Colour-Conventions</a></td></tr></TABLE></CENTER></P> <hr><P><FONT COLOR = "0000FF"><u>Learning Objectives</u><FONT COLOR = "800080"><BR><BR>After completing Chapter 6, students should be able to: <ol type="1"><li>Compare drive with incentive, explaining how they complement and interact with each other.</li><li>Explain homeostasis and its importance in distinguishing between regulatory and non-regulatory drives.</li><li>Distinguish between the five categories of drives, and describe the role of the hypothalamus as the hub of a central drive system.</li><li>Discuss evidence that dopamine is a neurotransmitter in a reward pathway that is also involved in the rewarding effect of drugs, and explain the relation between brain-stimulation, reward and natural drives.</li><li>Explain how brain stimulation is used to study drives.</li><li>Discuss the role of the hypothalamus in the control of hunger.</li><li>Discuss several other factors, both internal and external, that influence hunger.</li><li>Discuss the factors that determine body weight, and discuss how dieting and exercise affect basal metabolism.</li><li>Discuss how testosterone affects the male sex drive.</li><li>Describe how the ovarian cycle affects sex drive in females.</li><li>Describe the effects of the presence or absence of testosterone on the <a name="1"></a><A HREF="../../Notes/Notes_0/Notes_71.htm">fetus</A><SUP>1</SUP>, and outline the evidence for the origins of human sexual orientation.</li><li>Identify the EEG patterns for the different sleep stages and the differences between REM and slow-wave sleep.</li><li>Describe two theories about the function of sleep, and discuss evidence that sleep is governed by an internal clock, noting how sleep deprivation affects behavior.</li><li>Discuss evidence for the theory that REM sleep may function to maintain brain circuits and consolidate new learning.</li><li>Describe the brain mechanisms that control sleep, citing the evidence for these mechanisms.</li><li>Discuss several theories of emotion, citing evidence relevant to each theory.</li><li>Discuss evidence that the amygdala and frontal lobes are involved in the generation and subjective experience of emotions.</li></ol></FONT><hr><FONT COLOR = "0000FF"><B>Comment: </B><ul type="disc"><li>See <a name="W1127W"></a><A HREF = "http://bcs.worthpublishers.com/gray6e/default.asp#t_601700____" TARGET = "_top">Link</A></li><li>Part 3: Physiological Mechanisms of Behavior</li></ul><BR><FONT COLOR = "0000FF"><HR></P><a name="ColourConventions"></a><p><b>Text Colour Conventions (see <A HREF="../../Notes/Notes_10/Notes_1025.htm">disclaimer</a>)</b></p><OL TYPE="1"><LI><FONT COLOR = "0000FF">Blue</FONT>: Text by me; &copy; Theo Todman, 2018</li><LI><FONT COLOR = "800080">Mauve</FONT>: Text by correspondent(s) or other author(s); &copy; the author(s)</li></OL> <BR><HR><BR><CENTER> <TABLE class = "Bridge" WIDTH=950> <TR><TD WIDTH="30%">&copy; Theo Todman, June 2007 - August 2018.</TD> <TD WIDTH="40%">Please address any comments on this page to <A HREF="mailto:theo@theotodman.com">theo@theotodman.com</A>.</TD> <TD WIDTH="30%">File output: <time datetime="2018-08-02T09:13" pubdate>02/08/2018 09:13:36</time> <br><A HREF="../../Notes/Notes_10/Notes_1010.htm">Website Maintenance Dashboard</A></TD></TR> <TD WIDTH="30%"><A HREF="#Top">Return to Top of this Page</A></TD> <TD WIDTH="40%"><A HREF="../../Notes/Notes_11/Notes_1140.htm">Return to Theo Todman's Philosophy Page</A></TD> <TD WIDTH="30%"><A HREF="../../index.htm">Return to Theo Todman's Home Page</A></TD> </TR></TABLE></CENTER><HR> </BODY> </HTML>