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Measuring the role of conditioning and stimulus generalisation in common fears and worries

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Common and persistent fears may emerge through learning mechanisms such as fear conditioning and generalisation. Although there have been extensive studies of these learning processes in healthy but also psychiatric samples, many of the tasks used to produce conditioning and assess generalisation either use painful and aversive stimuli as the unconditioned stimuli (UCS), or suffer from poor belongingness between the conditioned stimuli and the UCS. Here, we present novel data from a paradigm ...

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Institution:
University of Oxford
Department:
Oxford, MSD, Experimental Psychology
Role:
Author
Journal:
Cognition and Emotion
Volume:
27
Issue:
5
Pages:
914-922
Publication date:
2013-08-05
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EISSN:
1464-0600
ISSN:
0269-9931
URN:
uuid:73821c32-1160-404d-bdfb-6bc8dc89eddc
Source identifiers:
415685
Local pid:
pubs:415685

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