The medial prefrontal cortex and the emergence of self-conscious emotion in adolescence.

@article{Somerville2013TheMP,
  title={The medial prefrontal cortex and the emergence of self-conscious emotion in adolescence.},
  author={Leah H. Somerville and Rebecca M. Jones and Erika J Ruberry and Jonathan P. Dyke and Gary H. Glover and B. J. Casey},
  journal={Psychological science},
  year={2013},
  volume={24 8},
  pages={1554-62}
}
In the present study, we examined the relationship between developmental modulation of socioaffective brain systems and adolescents' preoccupation with social evaluation. Child, adolescent, and adult participants viewed cues indicating that a camera was alternately off, warming up, or projecting their image to a peer during the acquisition of behavioral-, autonomic-, and neural-response (functional MRI) data. Believing that a peer was actively watching them was sufficient to induce self… CONTINUE READING
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