Handbook of Emotions, Third Edition / Edition 3

Handbook of Emotions, Third Edition / Edition 3

by Michael Lewis PhD

Widely regarded as the standard reference in the field, this handbook comprehensively examines all aspects of emotion and its role in human behavior. The editors and contributors are foremost authorities who describe major theories, findings, methods, and applications. The volume addresses the interface of emotional processes with biology, child development, social

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Widely regarded as the standard reference in the field, this handbook comprehensively examines all aspects of emotion and its role in human behavior. The editors and contributors are foremost authorities who describe major theories, findings, methods, and applications. The volume addresses the interface of emotional processes with biology, child development, social behavior, personality, cognition, and physical and mental health. Also presented are state-of-the-science perspectives on fear, anger, shame, disgust, positive emotions, sadness, and other distinct emotions. Illustrations include seven color plates.

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Guilford Publications, Inc.
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Third Edition
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7.00(w) x 10.00(h) x 1.95(d)

Meet the Author

Michael Lewis, PhD, is University Distinguished Professor of Pediatrics and Psychiatry and Director of the Institute for the Study of Child Development at Robert Wood Johnson Medical School, University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey. Dr. Lewis has written or edited more than 30 books on developmental psychology, and he was rated as number one in scholarly impact in the field of developmental psychology in a survey published in Developmental Review.
Jeannette M. Haviland-Jones, PhD, is Professor of Psychology and Director of the Human Emotions Lab at Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey. She has written extensively about emotional development for over 25 years. Her long-time research interests have included lifespan changes in displays of emotion, gender differences in emotions, and the organizing effects of emotion on cognition and on personality. Recently she has initiated research on the chemosensory aspects of emotion communication, including studies on the emotional environment.
Lisa Feldman Barrett, PhD, is Distinguished Professor of Psychology and Director of the Interdisciplinary Affective Science Laboratory at Northeastern University, with research appointments at Harvard Medical School and Massachusetts General Hospital. Her major research focus is on the nature of emotion from social-psychological, psychophysiological, cognitive science, and neuroscience perspectives. Dr. Barrett has published over 120 papers, book chapters, and books. A recipient of prestigious research awards, she is currently Co- Editor in Chief of Emotion Review.

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Table of Contents

I. Interdisciplinary Foundations
1. The Philosophy of Emotions, Robert C. Solomon
2. History of Emotions: Issues of Change and Impact, Peter N. Stearns
3. The Sociology of Emotions, Jan E. Stets and Jonathan H. Turner
4. The Affective Brain and Core Consciousness: How Does Neural Activity Generate Emotional Feelings?, Jaak Panksepp
5. The Psychologist’s Point of View, Nico H. Frijda
6. The Clinical Application of Emotion in Psychotherapy, Leslie S. Greenberg
7. Emotions, Music, and Literature, P. N. Johnson-Laird and Keith Oatley
8. The Evolutionary Psychology of the Emotions and Their Relationship to Internal Regulatory Variables, John Tooby and Leda Cosmides
9. The Role of Emotion in Economic Behavior, Scott Rick and George Loewenstein
II. Biological and Neurophysiological Approaches to Emotion
10. Emotional Networks in the Brain, Joseph E. LeDoux and Elizabeth A. Phelps
11. The Psychophysiology of Emotion, Jeff T. Larsen, Gary G. Berntson, Kirsten M. Poehlmann, Tiffany A. Ito, and John T. Cacioppo
12. Vocal Expressions of Emotion, Jo-Anne Bachorowski and Michael J. Owren
13. Facial Expressions of Emotion, David Matsumoto, Dacher Keltner, Michelle N. Shiota, Maureen O’Sullivan, and Mark Frank
14. A “Nose” for Emotion: Emotional Information and Challenges in Odors and Semiochemicals, Jeannette M. Haviland-Jones and Patricia J. Wilson
15. The Neuroimaging of Emotion, Tor D. Wager, Lisa Feldman Barrett, Eliza Bliss-Moreau, Kristen Lindquist, Seth Duncan, Hedy Kober, Josh Joseph, Matthew Davidson, and Jennifer Mize
16. Interoception and Emotion: A Neuroanatomical Perspective, A.D. (Bud) Craig
III. Developmental Changes
17. The Development of Facial Expressions: Current Perspectives on Infant Emotions, Linda A. Camras and Serah S. Fatani
18. The Emergence of Human Emotions, Michael Lewis
19. Children's Understanding of Emotion, Paul L. Harris
20. The Interface of Emotional Development with Social Context, Carolyn Saarni
21. Young Children’s Understanding of Others’ Emotions, Sherri C. Widen and James A. Russell
22. Intermodal Emotional Processes in Infancy, Arlene S. Walker-Andrews
23. Long-Lived Emotions: A Life Course Perspective on Emotional Development, Carol Magai
IV. Social Perspectives
24. Gender and Emotion in Context, Leslie R. Brody and Judith A. Hall
25. The Cultural Psychology of the Emotions: Ancient and Renewed, Richard A. Shweder, Jonathan Haidt, Randall Horton, and Craig Joseph
26. Intergroup Emotions, Eliot R. Smith and Diane M. Mackie
27. Empathy and Prosocial Behavior, Martin L. Hoffman
28. Social Functions of Emotion, Agneta H. Fischer and Antony S.R. Manstead
 V. Personality Issues
29. Subjective Well-Being, Richard E. Lucas and Ed Diener
30. Temperament and Emotion, John E. Bates, Jackson A. Goodnight, and Jennifer E. Fite
31. Emotion Regulation, James J. Gross
32. Emotional Complexity, Kristen A. Lindquist and Lisa Feldman Barrett
VI. Cognitive Factors
33. Emotional Intelligence, Peter Salovey, Brian T. Detweiler-Bedell, Jerusha B. Detweiler-Bedell, and John D. Mayer
34. Some Ways in Which Positive Affect Influences Decision Making and Problem Solving, Alice M. Isen
35. Advances in Modeling Emotion and Thought: The Importance of Developmental, On-Line and Multilevel Analyses, Nancy L. Stein, Marc W. Hernandez, and Tom Trabasso
36. Emotion Concepts, Paula M. Niedenthal
37. Memory and Emotion, Elizabeth A. Kensinger and Daniel L. Schacter
38. A Framework for Representing Emotional States, Marvin Minsky
39. Appraisal Theories: How Cognition Shapes Affect into Emotion, Gerald L. Clore and Andrew Ortony
VII. Health and Emotions
40. Emotions and Health Behavior: A Self-Regulation Perspective, Michael A. Diefenbach, Suzanne M. Miller, Matthew Porter, Ellen Peters, Michael Stefanek, and Howard Leventhal
41. Emotions, the Neuroendocrine and Immune Systems, and Health, Margaret E. Kemeny and Avgusta Shestyuk
42. Health-Promoting and Health-Damaging Effects of Emotions, Nathan S. Consedine
43. Emotion Disturbances as Transdiagnostic Processes in Psychopathology, Ann M. Kring
VIII. Select Emotions
44. Fear and Anxiety: Overlaps and Dissociations, Arne Ohman
45. The Development of Anger and Hostile Interactions, Elizabeth A. Lemerise and Kenneth A. Dodge
46. Self-Conscious Emotions: Embarrassment, Pride, Shame, and Guilt, Michael Lewis
47. Disgust, Paul Rozin, Jonathan Haidt, and Clark R. McCauley
48. Positive Emotions, Barbara L. Fredrickson and Michael A. Cohn 49. Sadness and Grief, George A. Bonanno, Laura Goorin, and Karin G. Coifman

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