Handbook of Emotions

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Michael Lewis, Jeannette M. Haviland-Jones, Lisa Feldman Barrett
Guilford Press, Nov 3, 2010 - Psychology - 848 pages

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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Contents

Chapter 1
3
Chapter 2
17
Chapter 3
32
Chapter 4
47
Chapter 5
68
Chapter 6
88
Chapter 7
102
Chapter 8
114
Chapter 27
440
Chapter 28
456
Chapter 29
471
Chapter 30
485
Chapter 31
497
Chapter 32
513
Chapter 33
533
Chapter 34
548

Chapter 9
138
Chapter 10
159
Chapter 11
180
Chapter 12
196
Chapter 13
211
Chapter 14
235
Chapter 15
249
Chapter 16
272
Chapter 17
291
Chapter 18
304
Chapter 19
320
Chapter 20
332
Chapter 21
348
Chapter 22
364
Chapter 23
376
Chapter 24
395
Chapter 25
409
Chapter 26
428
Chapter 35
574
Chapter 36
587
Chapter 37
601
Chapter 38
618
Chapter 39
628
Chapter 40
645
Chapter 41
661
Chapter 42
676
Chapter 43
691
Chapter 44
709
Chapter 45
730
Chapter 46
742
Chapter 47
757
Chapter 48
777
Chapter 49
797
Author Index
811
Subject Index
832
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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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