The Biopsychology of Mood and Arousal / Edition 1

The Biopsychology of Mood and Arousal / Edition 1

by Robert E. Thayer
     
 

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ISBN-10: 0195068270

ISBN-13: 9780195068276

Pub. Date: 09/28/1990

Publisher: Oxford University Press, USA

This unique book presents a comprehensive theory of mood states, viewing them as subjective components of two related biological arousal systems, one which people find energizing, and the other which people describe as producing tension.

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This unique book presents a comprehensive theory of mood states, viewing them as subjective components of two related biological arousal systems, one which people find energizing, and the other which people describe as producing tension.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780195068276
Publisher:
Oxford University Press, USA
Publication date:
09/28/1990
Pages:
256
Product dimensions:
6.13(w) x 9.25(h) x 0.74(d)

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Table of Contents

1. Introduction
2. Modern Perspectives on Mood
3. Arousal: A Basic Element of Mood and Behavior
4. Daily Rhythms of Subjective Energy and Other Biopsychological Cycles
5. Determinants of Energetic and Tense Arousal, Including Cognitive-Mood Interactions
6. The Natural Interaction of Energetic and Tense Moods: A Multidimensional Arousal Model
7. Issues Relating to Formal and Informal Research on Mood
8. Toward an Understanding of Nonpathological Mood States: Evidence, Speculations, and Applications

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