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The neural bases of key competencies of emotional intelligence.

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Emotional intelligence (EI) refers to a set of competencies that are essential features of human social life. Although the neural substrates of EI are virtually unknown, it is well established that the prefrontal cortex (PFC) plays a crucial role in human social-emotional behavior. We studied a unique sample of combat veterans from the Vietnam Head Injury Study, which is a prospective, long-term follow-up study of veterans with focal penetrating head injuries. We administered the Mayer-Salove...

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10.1073/pnas.0912568106

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Institution:
University of Oxford
Division:
MSD
Department:
Clinical Neurosciences
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Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America More from this journal
Volume:
106
Issue:
52
Pages:
22486-22491
Publication date:
2009-12-01
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EISSN:
1091-6490
ISSN:
0027-8424
Language:
English
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61353
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2012-12-19

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