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- Oxford University Press 1999; US$ 54.99 US$ 47.29
By bringing together some of the most well-known researchers in the area who present diverse strands of investigation with the aim of documenting current understanding of cognitive processes in emotion, this book will be of use to scientists, researchers, and advanced students of psychology and neuroscience. more...
- Oxford University Press 1998; US$ 82.99 US$ 71.37
One of the most commonly reported emotions in people seeking psychotherapy is shame, and this emotion has become the subject of intense research and theory over the last 20 years. In Shame: Interpersonal Behavior, Psychopathology, and Culture , Paul Gilbert and Bernice Andrews, together with some of the most eminent figures in the field, examine the... more...
- Oxford University Press 2002; US$ 99.99 US$ 85.99
This volume is a comprehensive roadmap to the burgeoning area of affective sciences, which now spans several disciplines. The Handbook brings together, for the first time, the various strands of inquiry and latest research in the scientific study of the relationship between the mechanisms of the brain and the psychology of mind.In recent years,... more...
- Taylor and Francis 2013; US$ 49.95
Human Feelings provides a comprehensive overview of the role of emotions in human life. Growing out of the research and writing of members of the Harvard Affect Study Group, the volume brings to bear different disciplinary outlooks and different modes of inquiry on various aspects of human affective experience. The book opens with an section of... more...
- The Crown Publishing Group 2013; US$ 26.00
Why are some people able to make positive change while others remain the same? In his international bestseller, The Happiness Advantage , Harvard trained researcher Shawn Achor described why happiness is the precursor to greater success. This book is about what comes before both. Because before we can be happy or successful, we need to first... more...
- Rockstar Publishing House 2015; US$ 6.99
<p>Whether you are relocating across the street or across the nation, it doesnt take long to figure out that moving involves more than boxes, trucks, and aching backs. <em>Its Not Just About The Boxes</em> addresses the fact that a move really only involves 30% boxes and the remaining 70% is full of emotion and challenging... more...
- Pan Macmillan 2014; US$ 9.84
A Sunday Times Bestseller Have you ever had a strange urge to jump from a tall building, or steer your car into oncoming traffic? You are not alone. In this captivating fusion of science, history and personal memoir, writer David Adam explores the weird thoughts that exist within every mind, and how they drive millions of us towards obsessions... more...
- Palgrave Macmillan 2014; US$ 45.00
A rumor of empathy in vicarious receptivity, understanding, interpretation, narrative, and empathic intersubjectivity becomes the scandal of empathy in Lipps and Strachey. Yet when all the philosophical arguments and categories are complete and all the hermeneutic circles spun out, we are quite simply in the presence of another human being. more...
- De Gruyter 2012; US$ 133.00
?Panic? and ?mourning? are two pivotal constructs that often emerge and interplay under circumstances of conflict, violence, crisis, and catastrophe, both natural and man-made. Whereas panic tends to crop up during the experience of violent events, mourning, on the other hand, relates to the aftermath of a brutal disruption and to the... more...
- Edinburgh University Press Ltd 2014; Not Available
Emotions work to define who we are as well as shape what we do and this is no more powerfully at play than in the world of politics. Ahmed considers how emotions keep us invested in relationships of power, and also shows how this use of emotion could be crucial to areas such as feminist and queer politics. Debates on international terrorism, asylum... more...