The Psychology of Emotions / Edition 1

The Psychology of Emotions / Edition 1

by Carroll E. Izard
     
 

ISBN-10: 0306438658

ISBN-13: 9780306438653

Pub. Date: 10/31/1991

Publisher: Springer US

Emotions are a part of personality and essential to all human relationships, but how well do we understand what they really are? What are the processes by which they occuer and influence us? How do they affect the way we perceive and interact with the world? In The Psychology of Emotions, author Carroll E. Izard provides a timely overview that focuses on the

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Emotions are a part of personality and essential to all human relationships, but how well do we understand what they really are? What are the processes by which they occuer and influence us? How do they affect the way we perceive and interact with the world? In The Psychology of Emotions, author Carroll E. Izard provides a timely overview that focuses on the relevance of emotions to our daily lives as he addresses these and other fundamental questions on the activation, expression, experience, and functions of emotions.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780306438653
Publisher:
Springer US
Publication date:
10/31/1991
Series:
Emotions, Personality, and Psychotherapy Series
Edition description:
1991
Pages:
452
Product dimensions:
6.14(w) x 9.21(h) x 0.36(d)

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Table of Contents

Ch. 1On the origins and functions of emotions1
Ch. 2Defining emotions and their relations to cognition, action, and personality27
Ch. 3Emotions, consciousness, and emotion-cognition relations59
Ch. 4Interest-excitement : activation, expression, and experience89
Ch. 5Interest-excitement : development, social relations, and personality109
Ch. 6Enjoyment-joy : a force for psychological well-being and social bonds131
Ch. 7Joy : empirical studies153
Ch. 8Surprise-astonishment177
Ch. 9Sadness185
Ch. 10Sadness in grief and depression203
Ch. 11Anger229
Ch. 12Disgust and contempt257
Ch. 13Fear and anxiety281
Ch. 14Shyness313
Ch. 15Shame329
Ch. 16Guilt, conscience, and morality355
Ch. 17Love393

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