PSYC 1560

Assignment 2 – Chapter 2

Use your knowledge of the anatomy and workings of the brain to describe what brain systems or mechanisms are particularly stimulated and how this brain activation relates to the behavior described in the scenario below.  Please be as exhaustive as possible in your answers.

Jill is a law student studying for her exam. She is reading about violent rape and murder cases. She is snacking on popcorn and drinking coffee.