SUBCORTICAL LEARNING

As the name shows, this type of learning is associated with the area found right under the cortex in the brain. Larning that occurs in the period of cortical spreading depression, that is, during a timely suppression of cortical activity induced by KCl injection.

SUBCORTICAL LEARNING: "Simple habits are learned through subcortical learning."
Cite this page: N., Pam M.S., "SUBCORTICAL LEARNING," in PsychologyDictionary.org, April 13, 2013, https://psychologydictionary.org/subcortical-learning/ (accessed November 15, 2019).
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