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adrenal glands

 endocrineglands, located just above the kidneys, which play an important role in arousal and stress;the outer layer, the cortex, secretescorticosteroids andthe medulla (the inner core) secretes epinephrine(adrenaline)and norepinephrine(noradrenaline).

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September 27th 2021

actor/observer biases

 theserefer to the tendency for (a) ‘actors’ to explain their own behaviour in situationalterms and (b) observers to explain the behaviour of others in dispositional (person) terms.