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New and Published Books

  1. Emotional Memory Failures

    A Special Issue of Cognition and Emotion

    Edited by Ineke Wessel, Daniel B. Wright

    The beginning of the 1990's saw a partisan debate about the nature of recovered memories for highly emotional events. Some authors claimed that recovered memories of trauma always referred to veridical memories that had been inaccessible for years. Others argued that such memories were false by...

    Published June 25th 2015 by Psychology Press

  2. Associative Learning of Likes and Dislikes

    A Special Issue of Cognition and Emotion

    Edited by Jan de Houwer, Frank Baeyens

    Preferences are assumed to play a crucial role in many phenomena that are studied in learning psychology, social psychology, consumer science, emotion research, and clinical psychology. Given the pervasive impact that preferences have on behaviour, it is important to know where these likes and...

    Published June 25th 2015 by Psychology Press

  3. Culture and Emotion

    A Special Issue of Cognition and Emotion

    Edited by Agneta Fischer, Anthony Manstead

    For the past three decades theorizing and research on the relationship between culture and emotion has tended to concentrate on the seemingly straightforward issue of whether or not emotions are universal. This was reflected in a dispute in which it seemed only possible to choose between the two...

    Published June 25th 2015 by Psychology Press

  4. Anxiety and Cognition

    A Unified Theory

    By Michael Eysenck

    It is argued in this book that there are three major approaches to anxiety. First, there is anxiety as an emotional state. Second, there is trait anxiety as a dimension of personality. Third, there is anxiety as a set of anxiety disorders. What is attempted is to produce a unified theory of anxiety...

    Published June 25th 2015 by Psychology Press

  5. How Distinctive is Affective Processing?

    A Special Issue of Cognition and Emotion

    Edited by Andreas. B Eder, Bernhard Hommel

    Influential theories on affect and emotion propose a fundamental differentiation between emotion and cognition, and research paradigms designed to test them focus on differences rather than similarities between affective and cognitive processes. This research orientation is increasingly challenged...

    Published June 25th 2015 by Psychology Press

  6. Magda B. Arnold's Contributions to Emotion Research and Theory

    A Special Issue of Cognition and Emotion

    Edited by Stephanie Shields, Arvid Kappas

    Magda B. Arnold (1903-2002), is a pioneering figure of 20th Century emotions research whose pathbreaking and comprehensive theory of emotion is an ambitious fusion of research in cognition, motivation, neuroscience, and personality. Contributors' reviews and critiques of Arnold's work offer a...

    Published June 25th 2015 by Psychology Press

  7. Delusion and Self-Deception

    Affective and Motivational Influences on Belief Formation

    Edited by Tim Bayne, Jordi Fernández

    This collection of essays focuses on the interface between delusions and self-deception. As pathologies of belief, delusions and self-deception raise many of the same challenges for those seeking to understand them. Are delusions and self-deception entirely distinct phenomena, or might some forms...

    Published June 23rd 2015 by Psychology Press

  8. Anxiety

    The Cognitive Perspective

    By Michael W. Eysenck

    Theorists are increasingly arguing that it is fruitful to approach anxiety from the cognitive perspective, and the empirical evidence supports that contention. The cognitive perspective is also adopted in this book, but the approach represents a development and extension of earlier ones. For...

    Published June 9th 2015 by Psychology Press

  9. The Cognitive Neuropsychiatry of Emotion and Emotional Disorders

    A Special Issue of Cognitive Neuropsychiatry

    Edited by André Aleman, Nick Medford

    Recent years have shown an increased interest in the cognitive and neural basis of emotion in psychiatric and neurological disorders. Indeed, various methods of behavioural and neural measurement of emotional processes are continually being developed and refined, which has led to an explosion of...

    Published June 9th 2015 by Psychology Press

  10. The Mind and the Brain (Psychology Revivals)

    By Alfred Binet

    Series: Psychology Revivals

    Originally published in 1907, this book explores the distinction between mind and matter. Although Alfred Binet is best known for his contributions to the study of intelligence he had other extensive research interests and published widely in many areas of psychology. This reissue is an...

    Published May 8th 2015 by Routledge