The Expression of the Emotions in Man and Animals / Edition 3

The Expression of the Emotions in Man and Animals / Edition 3

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by Charles Darwin
     
 

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ISBN-10: 0195158067

ISBN-13: 9780195158069

Pub. Date: 12/28/2002

Publisher: Oxford University Press

Darwin's work of 1872 still provides the point of departure for research in the theory of emotion and expression. Although he lacked the modern research tool of cybernetics, his basic methods have not been improved upon. Lay readers, too, will be struck by the freshness and directness of this book, which includes, among other data, Darwin's delightfully objective

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Darwin's work of 1872 still provides the point of departure for research in the theory of emotion and expression. Although he lacked the modern research tool of cybernetics, his basic methods have not been improved upon. Lay readers, too, will be struck by the freshness and directness of this book, which includes, among other data, Darwin's delightfully objective analysis of his own baby's smiles and pouts.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780195158069
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
Publication date:
12/28/2002
Pages:
512
Product dimensions:
8.40(w) x 5.30(h) x 2.00(d)

Table of Contents

Preface by Konrad Lorenz
Introduction
1. General Principles of Expression
2. General Principles of Expression (continued)
3. General Principles of Expression (concluded)
4. Means of Expression in Animals
5. Special Expressions of Animals
6. Special Expressions of Man: Suffering and Weeping
7. Low Spirits, Anxiety, Grief, Dejection, Despair
8. Joy, High Spirits, Love, Tender Feelings, Devotion
9. Reflection, Meditation, Ill-Temper, Sulkiness, Determination
10. Hatred and Anger
11. Disdain, Contempt, Disgust, Guilt, Pride, Helplessness, Patience, Affirmation and Negation
12. Surprise, Astonishment, Fear, Horror
13. Self-Attention, Shame, Shyness, Modesty: Blushing
14. Concluding Remarks and Summary

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The Expression Of The Emotions In Man And Animals 3.2 out of 5 based on 0 ratings. 9 reviews.
Guest More than 1 year ago
Amazing, incredibly insightful treaty of animal emotion. Let doubters beware...
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I must ask will this mabye help me to understand body language and the human mind?