The difference between emotion and affect: Comment on "The quartet theory of human emotions: An integrative and neurofunctional model" by S. Koelsch et al.


Koelsch and colleagues have produced a fascinating model that convincingly argues for the existence of four neuroanatomically distinct systems involved in our emotions. As I understood it, the claim was that these systems build upon each other, each one introducing a new sophistication that allows a distinct class of emotional states to emerge. For instance… (More)
DOI: 10.1016/j.plrev.2015.04.026