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  1. Cognitive Appraisal, Emotion, and Empathy

    By Becky Lynn Omdahl

    In a wide array of social sciences, interest in emotion is flourishing. Psychologists, sociologists, anthropologists, communication scholars, and cognitive scientists are exploring human emotions in a variety of contexts. This book speaks to central issues raised by scholars in these disciplines...

    Published September 1st 1995 by Psychology Press

  2. Societies of Brains

    A Study in the Neuroscience of Love and Hate

    By Walter J. Freeman

    Series: INNS Series of Texts, Monographs, and Proceedings Series

    This monograph from a leading neuroscientist and neural networks researcher investigates and offers a fresh approach to the perplexing scientific and philosophical problems of minds and brains. It explains how brains have evolved from our earliest vertebrate ancestors. It details how brains provide...

    Published March 1st 1995 by Psychology Press

  3. The Dynamics of Aggression

    Biological and Social Processes in Dyads and Groups

    Edited by Michael Potegal, John F. Knutson

    Aggression usually involves a sequence of behaviors, reflecting escalations and de-escalations in the form or intensity of the actions taken, which play out over time. This book provides a context in which social and biological research on the aggressive behaviors of human and non-human subjects,...

    Published July 1st 1994 by Psychology Press

  4. Happiness

    Facts And Myths

    By Michael W. Eysenck

    What is happiness? How can you tell if you are happy? How important are love, sex, money, and family relationships? Can happiness last? Is there a blueprint for happiness? Is unhappiness a terminal illness? Is there a 'happiness gene'? This book, by one of Britain's leading psychologists, is based...

    Published June 22nd 1994 by Psychology Press

  5. Emotions

    Essays on Emotion Theory

    Edited by Stephanie H.M. van Goozen, Nanne E. Van de Poll, Joseph A. Sergeant, S.H.M. van Goozen, Joe A. Sergeant

    Based upon lectures presented at an invitational colloquium in honor of Nico Frijda, this collection of essays represents a brief and up-to-date overview of the field of emotions, their significance and how they function. For most, emotions are simply what we feel, giving our lives affective value....

    Published January 1st 1994 by Psychology Press

  6. Emotions

    Essays on Emotion Theory

    Edited by Stephanie H.M. van Goozen, Nanne E. Van de Poll, Joseph A. Sergeant, Joe A. Sergeant, S.H.M. van Goozen

    Based upon lectures presented at an invitational colloquium in honor of Nico Frijda, this collection of essays represents a brief and up-to-date overview of the field of emotions, their significance and how they function. For most, emotions are simply what we feel, giving our lives affective value....

    Published January 1st 1994 by Psychology Press

  7. Anger, Hostility, and the Heart

    Edited by Aron Wolfe Siegman, Timothy W. Smith

    Research on the roles played by hostility and anger in the etiology and course of coronary heart disease (CHD) has mushroomed. Moreover, there has been considerable progress in the knowledge of neurohormonal correlates of anger and hostility that could conceivably play a role in the pathogenesis of...

    Published November 1st 1993 by Psychology Press

  8. Perspectives on Anger and Emotion

    Advances in Social Cognition, Volume Vi

    Edited by Robert S. Wyer, Jr., Thomas K. Srull

    Series: Advances in Social Cognition Series

    In this volume, Berkowitz develops the argument that experiential and behavioral components of an emotional state are affected by many processes: some are highly cognitive in nature; others are automatic and involuntary. Cognitive and associative mechanisms theoretically come into play at different...

    Published June 1st 1993 by Psychology Press

  9. Memory and Affect in Development

    The Minnesota Symposia on Child Psychology, Volume 26

    Edited by Charles A. Nelson

    Series: Minnesota Symposia on Child Psychology Series

    As in recent years, a thematic concept was selected over a general one for the 26th annual Minnesota Symposium on Child Psychology. In this case the relation between memory and affect was targeted for two reasons. The first concerned the a priori theoretical relation between these content areas....

    Published April 1st 1993 by Psychology Press

  10. The Handbook of Emotion and Memory

    Research and Theory

    Edited by Sven-Ake Christianson

    This important volume defines the state of the art in the field of emotion and memory by offering a blend of research review, unpublished findings, and theory on topics related to its study. As the first contemporary reference source in this area, it summarizes findings on implicit and explicit...

    Published August 1st 1992 by Psychology Press