SAGE Journal Articles
Bradley, M. M., Moulder, B., & Lang, P. J. (2005). When good things go bad: The reflex physiology of defense. Psychological Science, 16(6), 468-473.
This is a research article focused on the potentiation of the reflexive startle blink.
- What prompts the reflexive startle blink?
- How did the authors interpret the affective modulation of the startle reflex?
- When was the startle reflex potentiated?
Ivkovich, D., Collins, K. L., Eckerman, C. O., Krasnegor, N. A. & Stanton, M. E. (1999). Classical delay eyeblink conditioning in 4-and 5-month-old human infants. Psychological Science, 9(2), 146-149.
This is a research article focusing on the use of classical conditioning to train 4 and 5 month infants to associate a tone with an air puff thus training an instinctive behavior, the eye blink.
- What is the CS?
- What is the US?
- What is the difference between the paired and unpaired groups?