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The Psychology of Jealousy and Envy
Language: en
Pages: 293
Authors: Peter Salovey
Categories: Psychology
Type: BOOK - Published: 1991-02-15 - Publisher: Guilford Press

After decades of banishment to popular magazines and advice columns, jealousy and envy have emerged as legitimate topics of scientific inquiry. This volume includes chapters from nearly every major contributor to the psychological literature in this area. From emotional, and cognitive processes that underlie jealousy and envy; to the ways
The New Psychology of Love
Language: en
Pages: 335
Authors: Robert J. Sternberg, Karin Sternberg
Categories: Family & Relationships
Type: BOOK - Published: 2018-12-06 - Publisher: Cambridge University Press

This is a much-needed update on the latest theory and research on love supplied by leading scientific experts. It is suitable for psychologists, neuroscientists, anthropologists, sociologists, and anyone with an interest in love and what has been learned from scientific studies of it.
Handbook of Cognition and Emotion
Language: en
Pages: 866
Authors: Tim Dalgleish, Mick Power
Categories: Psychology
Type: BOOK - Published: 2000-11-21 - Publisher: John Wiley & Sons

Edited by leading figures in the field, this handbook gives an overview of the current status of cognition and emotion research by giving the historical background to the debate and the philosophical arguments before moving on to outline the general aspects of the various research traditions. This handbook reflects the
Emotions in Social Psychology
Language: en
Pages: 378
Authors: W. Gerrod Parrott
Categories: Psychology
Type: BOOK - Published: 2001 - Publisher: Psychology Press

There is no area of social psychology that does not involve emotions. Not only has social psychology contributed enormously to theory and research on the nature of emotions, it also has emotions at the heart of its basic subject matter, from attitudes and dissonance to altruism and aggression. This reader
Psychology of Emotion
Language: en
Pages: 320
Authors: Paula M. Niedenthal, François Ric
Categories: Psychology
Type: BOOK - Published: 2017-04-20 - Publisher: Psychology Press

Since the turn of the twenty-first century, the psychology of emotion has grown to become its own field of study. Because the study of emotion draws inspiration from areas of science outside of psychology, including neuroscience, psychiatry, biology, genetics, computer science, zoology, and behavioral economics, the field is now often