Emotion and Adaptation

Emotion and Adaptation

by Richard S Lazarus PhD


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In this landmark work, Richard Lazarus -- one of the world's foremost authorities -- offers a comprehensive treatment of the psychology of emotion, its role in adaptation, and the issues that must be addressed to understand it.

Product Details

ISBN-13: 9780195092660
Publisher: Oxford University Press
Publication date: 06/28/1994
Edition description: REPRINT
Pages: 570
Product dimensions: 6.21(w) x 9.29(h) x 1.12(d)

About the Author

University of California at Berkeley (Emeritus)

Table of Contents

PART I: Background
1. About Emotion
2. Issues of Research, Classification, and Measurement
PART II: The Cognitive-Motivational-Relational Theory
3. The Person-Environment Relationship, Motivation, and Coping
4. Cognition and Emotion
5. Issues of Causality
PART III: Individual Emotions
6. Goal-Incongruent (Negative) Emotions
7. Goal-Congruent (Positive) and Problematic Emotions
PART IV: Emotional Development
8. Individual Development
9. Social Influence
PART V: Practical Applications
10. Emotions and Health
11. Implications for Research, Assessment, Treatment, and Prevention

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