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Feelings from the Body Viewed as Emotions: Ideas from the lamina I projection map that add to the textbooks

A. D. (Bud) Craig

in How Do You Feel?: An Interoceptive Moment with Your Neurobiological Self

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
October 2017
ISBN:
9780691156767
eISBN:
9781400852727
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Princeton University Press
DOI:
10.23943/princeton/9780691156767.003.0002
Subject:
Biology, Neurobiology

This chapter discusses the fundamental significance of homeostasis and the autonomic nervous system. The goal of homeostasis is the balanced, energy-efficient maintenance of the integrity and health ... More


Feelings About Thoughts, Time, and Me: Awareness emerges in the anterior insular cortex

A. D. (Bud) Craig

in How Do You Feel?: An Interoceptive Moment with Your Neurobiological Self

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
October 2017
ISBN:
9780691156767
eISBN:
9781400852727
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Princeton University Press
DOI:
10.23943/princeton/9780691156767.003.0007
Subject:
Biology, Neurobiology

This chapter describes evidence that the anterior insular cortex (AIC) is activated during thoughts, and explains how cognitive feelings are generated in the model of interoceptive and homeostatic ... More


Implications of Total Energy Intake for Epidemiologic Analyses

Walter Willett

in Nutritional Epidemiology

Published in print:
1998
Published Online:
September 2009
ISBN:
9780195122978
eISBN:
9780199864249
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195122978.003.11
Subject:
Public Health and Epidemiology, Public Health, Epidemiology

This chapter deals with the importance of considering total energy intakes in nutritional epidemiology. Topics discussed include the physiologic determinants of energy utilization, adjustment for ... More


Implications of Total Energy Intake for Epidemiologic Analyses

Walter Willett

in Nutritional Epidemiology

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
January 2013
ISBN:
9780199754038
eISBN:
9780199979448
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199754038.003.0011
Subject:
Public Health and Epidemiology, Epidemiology, Public Health

Total energy intake deserves special consideration in nutritional epidemiology for three reasons: firstly, the level of energy intake may be a primary determinant of disease; secondly, individual ... More


Energy Rich, Energy Poor: Scotland, Ireland and Iceland, 1600–1800*

T. C. Smout

in Exploring Environmental History: Selected Essays

Published in print:
2005
Published Online:
March 2012
ISBN:
9780748635139
eISBN:
9780748651375
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Edinburgh University Press
DOI:
10.3366/edinburgh/9780748635139.003.0007
Subject:
History, History of Science, Technology, and Medicine

This chapter argues that pre-industrial Scotland and Ireland were energy rich, in that they had available to them extremely abundant supplies of usable energy, but that Iceland was energy poor. On ... More


The Middle Ages

Joel Mokyr

in The Lever of Riches: Technological Creativity and Economic Progress

Published in print:
1992
Published Online:
October 2011
ISBN:
9780195074772
eISBN:
9780199854981
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195074772.003.0003
Subject:
Economics and Finance, Development, Growth, and Environmental

This chapter discusses the medieval Western technology that drew from classical antiquity, Islamic and Asian societies, and its own original creativity. It observes that diffusion of new technology ... More


Revolutions that made the Earth

Tim Lenton and Andrew Watson

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
December 2013
ISBN:
9780199587049
eISBN:
9780191775031
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199587049.001.0001
Subject:
Physics, Geophysics, Atmospheric and Environmental Physics

The Earth that sustains us today was born out of a few remarkable, near-catastrophic revolutions, started by biological innovations and marked by global environmental consequences. The revolutions ... More


Energetic Food Webs: An analysis of real and model ecosystems

John C. Moore and Peter C. de Ruiter

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
December 2013
ISBN:
9780198566182
eISBN:
9780191774683
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198566182.001.0001
Subject:
Biology, Ecology

This book bridges the gap between the energetic and species approaches to studying food webs, addressing many important topics in ecology. Species, matter, and energy are common features of all ... More


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