The quality determined the sensation or perception of a mental experience and allows distinction from other experiences. For example, think of the differences between experiencing hot and cold. The concept or qualia having value is rejected by some who feel it is an unnecessary construct with no explanatory value. 2. the conscious state or feeling to an emotion.

QUALE: "Sadness or happiness are examples of qualia of an effect."
Cite this page: N., Pam M.S., "QUALE," in PsychologyDictionary.org, April 28, 2013, https://psychologydictionary.org/quale/ (accessed September 17, 2020).