Dr Kelly said: "My take is that there [are] two prime directives of disgust
We hoped to extend previous research related to disgust
and memory by examining the relation between disgust
and recollection for detailed information.
We recently observed facial disgust
transmission in the laboratory, providing the first evidence that facial expression may provide one method for entraining disgust
(Stevenson et al.
Whereas in disgust
, the eyes close slightly to block out visual 'noise' to zero in and identify the noxious cause of the disgust
The emotion of disgust
is accompanied by a number of physiological reactions (such as nausea and vomiting) that function all together to prepare the organism for the avoidance and (ultimately) the rejection of infectious substances (Rozin, Haidt, & McCauley, 2008).
I review affect theory centred on disgust
to investigate how and why that feeling so strongly influences tolerance, and, in the case of The Cove, provokes intolerance.
The book begins with a summary of the psychology of disgust
First Herz surveys what kinds of things disgust
people, and then she tries to explain why by exploring disgust
's physiological basis (people with damage to some brain areas don't feel it, for example) and behavioral research on how people develop and respond to disgust
Research on disgust
in the last decade -- but especially in the last few years - has produced functional brain images that differentiate disgust
from fear and point to the key role of the insular cortex in generating and processing disgust
Let's Be Rational About Sex FROM DISGUST
TO HUMANITY: SEXUAL ORIENTATION AND CONSTITUTIONAL LAW BY MARTHA C.
Those registering the highest disgust
were more likely to disapprove of gays and lesbians and to hold other xenophobic views.
and its disorders; theory, assessment, and treatment implications.
1 : to strike with surprise, horror, or disgust
<Their behavior shocked us.
What the neighbor's dog left on your lawn may annoy and disgust
you, but to a dung beetle it's pure heaven.
is an emotion; a reaction that engages our hormones as well as our thought processes.