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Psychonomic Science

, Volume 4, Issue 7, pp 255–256 | Cite as

An EEG correlate of autonomic discrimination

  • Jonathan Baron
Physiological Psychology Discrimination

Abstract

In a forced choice procedure, Ss can identify the presence or absence of their own spontaneous GSRs. Correctly and incorrectly discriminated GSRs are preceded by opposing patterns of 5 cps EEG activity. It is suggested that discriminable GSRs are produced by the same central events which serve as cues for the discrimination.

Keywords

Operant Conditioning Electrodermal Activity Forced Choice Procedure Correct Guess Operant Conditioning Procedure 
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Copyright information

© Psychonomic Press 1966

Authors and Affiliations

  • Jonathan Baron
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  1. 1.Harvard CollegeCambridgeUSA

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