External Stimuli

Some articles on external stimuli, external:

Sexual Arousal - Models of Human Sexual Response - Toates’ Incentive-motivation Model
... are organized hierarchically each are controlled by a combination direct (external stimuli) and indirect (internal cognitions) factors ... For instance, an external stimulus may directly excite sexual arousal and motivation below a conscious level of awareness, while an internal cognition can elicit the same effects indirectly, through the ... emphasizes the importance considering cognitive representations in addition to external stimuli he suggests that mental representations of incentives are interchangeable with excitatory external stimuli for eliciting ...

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