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Mental imagery in emotion and emotional disorders

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Mental imagery has been considered relevant to psychopathology due to its supposed special relationship with emotion, although evidence for this assumption has been conspicuously lacking. The present review is divided into four main sections: (1) First, we review evidence that imagery can evoke emotion in at least three ways: a direct influence on emotional systems in the brain that are responsive to sensory signals; overlap between processes involved in mental imagery and perception which ca...

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Published
Peer review status:
Peer reviewed

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10.1016/j.cpr.2010.01.001

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Institution:
University of Oxford
Department:
Medical Sciences Division - Psychiatry
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Institution:
University of California
Department:
Department of Psychology
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Publisher:
Elsevier Publisher's website
Journal:
Clinical Psychology Review Journal website
Volume:
30
Issue:
3
Pages:
349-362
Publication date:
2010-04-05
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ISSN:
0272-7358
URN:
uuid:faa7a2ef-d642-430d-a83a-1a51877ad7fc
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ora:3492

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