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You are currently browsing 21–30 of 75 new and published books in the subject of Emotion — sorted by publish date from newer books to older books.

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  1. The Psychology of Implicit Emotion Regulation

    A Special Issue of Cognition and Emotion

    Edited by Sander L Koole, Klaus Rothermund

    Series: Special Issues of Cognition and Emotion

    Emotion regulation has traditionally been conceived as a deliberative process, but there is growing evidence that many emotion-regulation processes operate at implicit levels. Implicit emotion regulation is initiated automatically, without conscious intention, and aims at modifying the quality of...

    Published May 5th 2011 by Psychology Press

  2. Neuroscience of Decision Making

    Edited by Oshin Vartanian, David R. Mandel

    Series: Contemporary Topics in Cognitive Neuroscience

    The intersection between the fields of behavioral decision research and neuroscience has proved to be fertile ground for interdisciplinary research. Whereas the former is rich in formalized models of choice, the latter is rife with techniques for testing behavioral models at the brain level. As a...

    Published March 10th 2011 by Psychology Press

  3. The Routledge Handbook of Emotions and Mass Media

    Edited by Katrin Doveling, Christian von Scheve, Elly A. Konijn

    The impact of mass media on individuals and society is to a great extent based on human emotions. Emotions, in turn, are essential in understanding how media messages are processed as well as media’s impact on individual and social behavior and public social life. Adopting an interdisciplinary...

    Published September 27th 2010 by Routledge

  4. The Psychology of Attitudes and Attitude Change

    Edited by Joseph P. Forgas, Joel Cooper, William D. Crano

    Series: Sydney Symposium of Social Psychology

    Human beings have a unique ability to create elaborate predispositions and evaluations based on their social experiences. The concept of attitudes is central to understanding how experience gives rise to these predispositions, and psychologists have spent the best part of the past 100 years trying...

    Published May 18th 2010 by Psychology Press

  5. Psychology of Self-Regulation

    Cognitive, Affective, and Motivational Processes

    Edited by Joseph P. Forgas, Roy F. Baumeister, Dianne M. Tice

    Series: Sydney Symposium of Social Psychology

    The ability to regulate and control our behaviors is a key accomplishment of the human species, yet the psychological mechanisms involved in self-regulation remain incompletely understood. This book presents contributions from leading international researchers who survey the most recent...

    Published May 25th 2009 by Psychology Press

  6. Emotional Memory Across the Adult Lifespan

    By Elizabeth A. Kensinger

    Series: Essays in Cognitive Psychology

    Though many factors can influence the likelihood that we remember a past experience, one critical determinant is whether the experience caused us to have an emotional response. Emotional experiences are more likely to be remembered than nonemotional ones, and over the past couple of decades there...

    Published December 14th 2008 by Psychology Press

  7. Emotions

    A Social Science Reader

    Edited by Monica Greco, Paul Stenner

    Series: Routledge Student Readers

    Are emotions becoming more conspicuous in contemporary life? Are the social sciences undergoing an an 'affective turn'? This Reader gathers influential and contemporary work in the study of emotion and affective life from across the range of the social sciences. Drawing on both theoretical and...

    Published November 30th 2008 by Routledge

  8. A General Theory of Emotions and Social Life

    By Warren D. TenHouten

    Series: Routledge Advances in Sociology

    Founded upon the psychoevolutionary theories of Darwin, Plutchik and Izard, a general socioevolutionary theory of the emotions - affect-spectrum theory - classifies a wide spectrum of the emotions and analyzes them on the sociological, psychological and neurobiological levels. This neurocognitive...

    Published November 3rd 2008 by Routledge

  9. Social Relationships

    Cognitive, Affective and Motivational Processes

    Edited by Joseph P. Forgas, Julie Fitness

    Series: Sydney Symposium of Social Psychology

    Human beings are an intrinsically gregarious species - our personal relationships are of immense interest to us and are a key factor in achieving happiness and well being. From the moment of birth, humans crave love and intimacy and we devote much energy to creating and maintaining successful...

    Published May 27th 2008 by Psychology Press

  10. Human Emotions

    A Sociological Theory

    By Jonathan H. Turner

    This major theoretical work takes existing work on the emotions in significantly new directions. It gives a comprehensive account of emotions, beginning with general sociological principles, moving over important theory construction of social formation and applying this to a detailed and...

    Published June 20th 2007 by Routledge

Forthcoming Books

  1. Psychology Library Editions: Emotion
    By Various
    To Be Published November 17th 2014
  2. Structure in Thought and Feeling (PLE: Emotion)
    By Susan Aylwin
    To Be Published November 17th 2014
  3. Motivation and Emotion (PLE: Emotion)
    By Phil Evans
    To Be Published November 17th 2014
  4. Adolescence, Affect and Health (PLE: Emotion)
    By Donna Spruijt-Metz
    To Be Published November 17th 2014
  5. Altruistic Emotion, Cognition, and Behavior (PLE: Emotion)
    By Nancy Eisenberg
    To Be Published November 17th 2014

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