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Ross Buck, The Communication of Emotion, The Guilford Press, 1984

A GENERAL MODEL OF EMOTION

A general model of emotion, which includes these four kinds of emotion responses and their suggested relationship with Emotion I, II, and III processes, is presented [at right]. We shall use the term "primary motivational / emotional systems," abbreviated as [at right] as PRIMES, to refer to the motivational / emotional states associated with subcortical and paleocortical neurochemical systems.