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Descriptor in English: Affect
Descriptor in Spanish: Afecto
Descriptor in Portuguese: Afeto
Descriptor in French: Affect
Entry term(s): Affects
Mood
Moods
Tree number(s): F01.470.047
Scope note: The feeling-tone accompaniment of an idea or mental representation. It is the most direct psychic derivative of instinct and the psychic representative of the various bodily changes by means of which instincts manifest themselves.
Allowable Qualifiers: CL classification
DE drug effects
ES ethics
PH physiology
RE radiation effects
History Note: 65(64); was see under EMOTIONS 1963-64
DeCS UI: 344
Descriptor UI: D000339
Date Established: 1965/01/01
Date of Entry: 1999/01/01
Revision Date: 1992/03/25
Affect - Preferred
Concept UI M0000520
Scope note The feeling-tone accompaniment of an idea or mental representation. It is the most direct psychic derivative of instinct and the psychic representative of the various bodily changes by means of which instincts manifest themselves.
Preferred term Affect
Entry term(s) Affects
Mood - Related but not broader or narrower
Concept UI M0000521
Preferred term Mood
Entry term(s) Moods



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