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Feelings and Emotions

Feelings and Emotions
The Amsterdam Symposium

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Part of Studies in Emotion and Social Interaction

Anthony S. R. Manstead, Nico H. Frijda, A. H. Fischer, Robert C. Solomon, Jon Elster, Antonio R. Damasio, Arne Ohman, Stefan Wiens, Richard A. Shweder, Keith Oatley, Paul Eckman, Klaus R. Scherer, Jaak Panksepp, Robert B. Zajonc, Joel S. Winston, Raymond J. Dolan, John Cacioppo, Kyle Smith, Jeff Larsen, Kent C. Berridge, Alice M. Isen, Barbara A. Mellers, Judy Dunn, Peter Salovey, Marja Kokkonen, Paulo Lopes, John D. Mayer, Batja Mesquita, Rose Hazel, Peggy A. Thoits, Frans B. M. de Waal, Candace Clark, Robert H. Frank, Nancy Sherman
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  • Date Published: April 2004
  • availability: Available
  • format: Paperback
  • isbn: 9780521521017

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  • Twenty-four of the most eminent researchers on emotion from the fields of psychology, neuroscience, sociology, philosophy, and economics provide an overview of the current status of emotion theory at the turn of the century. Their essays encompass up-to-date views on the nature of feelings and emotions; basic processes involved in feelings and emotions; the role of pleasure, feelings and emotions in a sociocultural context; and the relationships between emotions and morality.

    • Up-to-date overview of theory and research on emotions
    • Perspectives from a range of disciplines (psychology, neuroscience, sociology, philosophy, economics)
    • The book discusses basic psychological and neural processes
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    "Can be recommended to a diverse group of readers, ranging from emotion researchers who want a complete reference library to professors seeking a course readers that presents brief and readable excerpts from notable scientists in a variety of disciplines to the well-informed dilettante who wants to know something about the current state of research in the field of emotion. The quality of the book is reflected in both the title and characteristics of the three editors....A reflection of the state of the art of emotion research....An excellent read."
    -Contemporary Psychology

    "...the range of issues addressed and perspectives taken are impressive...This must truly have been a wonderfully stimulating conference to attend. I can only hope that the enthusiasm captured in this volume continues in the new century and that this tradition of conferences on feelings and emotions continues as well."
    -Richard Brown, LaGuardia College, CUNY, Philosophical Psychology

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    • Date Published: April 2004
    • format: Paperback
    • isbn: 9780521521017
    • length: 504 pages
    • dimensions: 229 x 156 x 29 mm
    • weight: 0.68kg
    • contains: 40 b/w illus. 4 colour illus. 6 tables
    • availability: Available
  • Table of Contents

    1. Introduction Anthony S. R. Manstead, Nico H. Frijda and A. H. Fischer
    Part I. The Nature of Feelings and Emotions:
    2. On the passivity of the passions Robert C. Solomon
    3. Emotions and rationality Jon Elster
    4. Emotions and feelings: a neurobiological perspective Antonio R. Damasio
    5. The concept of an evolved fear Arne Ohman and Stefan Wiens
    6. Deconstructing emotions for the sake of comparative research Richard A. Shweder
    7. From the emotions of conversation to the passions of fiction Keith Oatley
    Part II. Basic Psychological Processes in Feelings and Emotions:
    8. What we become emotional about Paul Eckman
    9. Feelings integrate the central representation of appraisal-driven response organization in emotion Klaus R. Scherer
    10. Emotions and action Nico H. Frijda
    11. Basic affects and the instinctual emotion system of the brain: the primordial sources of sadness, joy and seeking Jaak Panksepp
    12. Exposure effects: an unmediated phenomenon Robert B. Zajonc
    13. Feeling states in emotion: functional imaging device Joel S. Winston and Raymond J. Dolan
    Part III. Feelings and Emotions: The Place of Pleasure:
    14. The affect system: what lurks below the surface of feelings? John Cacioppo, Kyle Smith and Jeff Larsen
    15. Unfelt affect and irrational desire: springing from the brain Kent C. Berridge
    16. Some perspective on positive feelings and emotions: positive affect facilitates thinking and problem solving Alice M. Isen
    17. Pleasure, utility and choice Barbara A. Mellers
    Part IV. Feelings and Emotions in their Sociocultural Context:
    18. The development of individual differences in understanding emotion and mind: antecedents and sequelae Judy Dunn
    19. Emotional intelligence: what do we know? Peter Salovey, Marja Kokkonen, Paulo Lopes and John D. Mayer
    20. Culture and emotion
    models of agency as sources of cultural variation in emotion Batja Mesquita and Rose Hazel
    21. Emotions norms, emotion work and social order Peggy A. Thoits
    Part V. Feelings, Emotions, and Morality:
    22. On the possibility of animal empathy Frans B. M. de Waal
    23. Emotional gifts and 'you first' micropolitics
    niceness in the socioemotional economy Candace Clark
    24. Introducing moral emotions into models of rational choice Robert H. Frank
    25. Virtue and emotional demeanor Nancy Sherman
    Epilogue:
    26. Feelings and emotions:where do we stand? Nico H. Frijda, Anthony S. R. Manstead and A. H. Fischer.

  • Instructors have used or reviewed this title for the following courses

    • Developmental Theory
    • Psychology and Economics
  • Editors

    Antony S. R. Manstead, Cardiff University

    Nico Frijda, Universiteit van Amsterdam

    Agneta Fischer, Universiteit van Amsterdam

    Contributors

    Anthony S. R. Manstead, Nico H. Frijda, A. H. Fischer, Robert C. Solomon, Jon Elster, Antonio R. Damasio, Arne Ohman, Stefan Wiens, Richard A. Shweder, Keith Oatley, Paul Eckman, Klaus R. Scherer, Jaak Panksepp, Robert B. Zajonc, Joel S. Winston, Raymond J. Dolan, John Cacioppo, Kyle Smith, Jeff Larsen, Kent C. Berridge, Alice M. Isen, Barbara A. Mellers, Judy Dunn, Peter Salovey, Marja Kokkonen, Paulo Lopes, John D. Mayer, Batja Mesquita, Rose Hazel, Peggy A. Thoits, Frans B. M. de Waal, Candace Clark, Robert H. Frank, Nancy Sherman

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