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Yoga lessons for consciousness research: a paralimbic network balancing brain resource allocation.

Abstract:

Consciousness has been proposed to play a key role in shaping flexible learning and as such is thought to confer an evolutionary advantage. Attention and awareness are the perhaps most important underlying processes, yet their precise relationship is presently unclear. Both of these processes must, however, serve the evolutionary imperatives of survival and procreation. They are thus intimately bound by reward and emotion to help to prioritize efficient brain resource allocation in order to p...

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Publisher copy:
10.3389/fpsyg.2011.00366

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Joensson, M More by this author
Kringelbach, ML More by this author
Journal:
Frontiers in psychology
Volume:
2
Issue:
DEC
Pages:
366
Publication date:
2011
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EISSN:
1664-1078
ISSN:
1664-1078
URN:
uuid:58389790-13e2-442f-8040-99de2f1065f0
Source identifiers:
222345
Local pid:
pubs:222345

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