Alpha, Biofeedback and Arousal/Activation

  • Martin Orne
  • Stuart Wilson
Part of the NATO Conference Series book series (NATOCS, volume 2)


Dr. Johnson has reviewed several issues in the operant control of EEG alpha rhythm as well as the interactions among cortical electrical activity, general physiological reactivity and subjective experience. Our presentation seeks to expand and clarify somewhat the nature of the interaction between alpha and high levels of arousal/activation associated with fear.


Orienting Response Total Darkness Alpha Blocking Feedback Trial Alpha Production 
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© Plenum Press, New York 1977

Authors and Affiliations

  • Martin Orne
    • 1
    • 2
  • Stuart Wilson
    • 1
    • 2
  1. 1.Institute of Pennsylvania HospitalUSA
  2. 2.University of PennsylvaniaUSA

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