The Human Limbic System: The Brain’s Emotional Core

limbic system picWritten by Aunice Yvonne Reed

Residing deep within the brain’s center, lay a group of closely associated structures most noted for governance of emotion, sensation and motivation. These structures are collectively referred to as the “limbic system,” a label first coined in the 1950’s by American doctor and neuroscientist Paul MacLean, who is also well-known for development of the Triune Brain Model.  Read more at Hubpages.

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