The disgust, what is this emotion for?

The disgust, what is this emotion for?

Video about disgust

Today we are going to talk about this emotion, one of the most unknown and the least talked about, everything and the importance it has in our lives. Like all emotions, disgust also has its function. In the same way as the fear protects us from possible dangers, disgust is a basic and universal emotion necessary to ensure the survival of the organism.

Disgust is one of the basic emotions of Robert Plutchik's theory of emotions and has been studied extensively by Paul Rozin. It generates a characteristic facial expression, one of Paul Ekman's six universal facial expressions of emotion. Unlike the emotions of fear, anger and sadness, asvo is associated with a decrease in heart rate.

The psychologist Xevi Molas explains everything in this interesting video.

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