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  1. Experimental Psychology Its Scope and Method: Volume V (Psychology Revivals)

    Motivation, Emotion and Personality

    By Joseph Nuttin, Paul Fraisse, Richard Meili

    Series: Psychology Revivals

    First published in English in 1968, Joseph Nuttin contributes the first chapter, on Motivation. He discusses various aspects of the motivational process. Such as incentives, conflict, social motivation, and negative motivation, and describes the mechanism of the process. The second chapter, by Paul...

    Published June 17th 2014 by Psychology Press

  2. Motivation and Its Regulation

    The Control Within

    Edited by Joseph P. Forgas, Eddie Harmon-Jones

    Series: Sydney Symposium of Social Psychology

    It is motivation that drives all our daily endeavors, and it is motivation, or the lack of it, that accounts for most of our successes and failures. Motivation, however, needs to be carefully controlled and regulated to be effective. This book surveys the most recent psychological research on how...

    Published May 8th 2014 by Psychology Press

  3. Emotion and Reasoning

    Edited by Isabelle Blanchette

    Series: Current Issues in Thinking and Reasoning

    The interaction between emotion and cognition is a fundamental issue which has only recently been reintroduced as a legitimate object of study in experimental psychology. This book examines the significant impact that affective processes have on reasoning, and demonstrates how emotional...

    Published September 11th 2013 by Psychology Press

  4. Cognition & Emotion

    Reviews of Current Research and Theories

    Edited by Jan De Houwer, Dirk Hermans

    Emotions are complex and multifaceted phenomena. Although they have been examined from a variety of perspectives, the study of the interaction between cognition and emotion has always occupied a unique position within emotion research. Many philosophers and psychologists have been fascinated by the...

    Published May 6th 2013 by Psychology Press

  5. Changing Emotions

    Edited by Dirk Hermans, Bernard Rimé, Batja Mesquita

    The question ‘how far can emotions be changed?’ lies at the heart of innumerable psychological interventions. Although often viewed as static, changes in the intensity, quality, and complexity of emotion can occur from moment to moment, and also over longer periods of time, often as a result of...

    Published February 20th 2013 by Psychology Press

  6. Motivational Analyses of Social Behavior

    Building on Jack Brehm's Contributions to Psychology

    Edited by Rex A. Wright, Jeff Greenberg, Sharon S. Brehm

    This book honors Jack W. Brehm's contributions to psychology, all of which revolve around a central theme of motivation and social behavior. It begins with two personal chapters and then presents a collection of cutting-edge, substantive chapters authored by researchers whose work Brehm has...

    Published February 13th 2013 by Psychology Press

  7. The Psychology of Evaluation

    Affective Processes in Cognition and Emotion

    Edited by Jochen Musch, Karl C. Klauer

    The affective connotations of environmental stimuli are evaluated spontaneously and with minimal cognitive processing. The activated evaluations influence subsequent emotional and cognitive processes. Featuring original contributions from leading researchers active in this area, this book reviews...

    Published January 28th 2013 by Psychology Press

  8. The Regulation of Emotion

    Edited by Pierre Philippot, Robert S. Feldman

    The main goal of this volume is to present, in an integrated framework, the newest, most contemporary perspectives on emotion regulation. The book includes empirically-grounded work and theories that are central to our understanding of the processes that constitute emotion regulation and their...

    Published January 10th 2013 by Psychology Press

  9. Emotion Lateralisation Through the Lifespan

    Edited by Victoria J. Bourne, Dawn Watling, Lance Workman

    Series: Special Issues of Laterality

    A wide range of research explores patterns of lateralisation for processing emotion. Yet, relatively little explores how emotion lateralisation changes across the lifespan. This special issue addresses this gap in our understanding, focusing on what might influence the development of laterality for...

    Published November 20th 2012 by Psychology Press

  10. Loneliness Updated

    Recent research on loneliness and how it affects our lives

    Edited by Ami Rokach

    "To be alone is to be different. To be different is to be alone, and to be in the interior of this fatal circle is to be lonely. To be lonely is to have failed" (Susan Schultz, 1976) Loneliness carries a significant social stigma, as lack of friendship and social ties is socially undesirable, and...

    Published November 18th 2012 by Routledge