CARR, Sherilene Margaret

PhD Monash University 2013 Pages: 237

Testing the neurobiological model of emotion-enhanced memory with emotion elicited by music

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Link to Thesis: http://arrow.monash.edu.au/vital/access/services/Download/monash:120310/THESIS01

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Abstract/Summary/Outline:

Extensive research has revealed that central and peripheral physiological mechanisms that act to assess and respond to negative and arousing emotional events also act to consolidate memory for the event. An area of research yet to be fully investigated is the effect of positive and arousing emotion on long-term memory. The paucity of research may be due to the difficulty in experimentally manipulating positive and arousing emotions in the research laboratory...

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