emotional response

emotional response

a reaction to a particular intrapsychic feeling or feelings, accompanied by physiological changes that may or may not be outwardly manifested but that motivate or precipitate some action or behavioral response. See also emotion.
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You don't have to be a prophet to predict an emotional response from our lawmakers regarding the US media," he said.
Healing the Angry Brain by Ronald Potter-Efron is a remarkable examination of emotional response in the brain.
These philosophers taught ways of thinking differently about negative life events in order to change ones emotional response to the events.
This study examines the effects of trust and consumer emotional response to advertisements on brand evaluation in an online social media context.
In this study, we explored the relationships among the personality characteristics, coping style, and negative emotional response of survivors of the Wenchuan earthquake.
After reading each of four separate ambiguous teases posted on a simulation of "their" Facebook wall, the participants completed a questionnaire assessing their emotional response to the tease and their behavioral responses to the teaser.
Emotions are closely linked to perception and very often our emotional response really helps us deal with reality," says senior study author Maria N.
NUREMBERG, Germany -- GfK has integrated EMO Scan, its award-winning biometric measure of emotional response, into its market-validated ad testing system.
After a stroke, which damages the limbic system, we see abnormalities of emotional response, such as inappropriate crying or laughing, easily provoked rage, unwarranted fear, anxiety, and depression, and excessive sexual interest.
Brain scan studies showed how chronic pain emerges as a result of an emotional response to an injury.
Author Dan Hill, founder and president of a research-based consulting firm, discusses how emotions rather than logic drive consumer behavior, and offers strategies for business leaders and creative professionals to harness emotional response to marketing campaigns.