Some perceptual correlates of individual differences in arousal1


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    This paper is based on a dissertation submitted to the University of Buffalo in partial fulfilment of the requirements for the Ph D degree The investigation was supported, in part, by the U S Army Medical Research and Development Command, Department of the Army, under Contract No DA-49-007-MD-866

    The writer gratefully acknowledges the advice of Dr Walter Cohen in the planning and conduct of this research Acknowledgment is also made to Drs Olive P Lester, Ira Cohen, Billey Levinson, and S David Farr for their aid and criticism.

    An earlier version of part of this paper was read at the American Psychological Association Convention in New York, September, 1961