Courage

Known as: Bravery, Heroism 
State of mind or spirit that enables one to act in the face of perceived danger, difficulty, or pain.
National Institutes of Health

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1950-2017
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2014
2014
Complexity theory suggests that we see performance as an emergent property, the result of complex interactions and relationships… (More)
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2011
2011
Previous research highlighting the role sexual selection may play in the evolution of human cooperation has yet to distinguish… (More)
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2011
2011
The Consortium of Universities for Global Health (CUGH) has emerged as a major voice within the fi eld of academic global health… (More)
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2007
2007
Primatological and archeological evidence along with anthropological accounts of hunter-gatherer societies indicate that lethal… (More)
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2004
2004
Heroism consists of actions undertaken to help others, despite the possibility that they may result in the helper's death or… (More)
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2003
2003
Three experiments investigated the relationship between women's romantic fantasies and their interest in personal power. Romantic… (More)
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2001
2001
Heroism is apparently nonadaptive in Darwinian terms, so why does it exist at all? Risk-taking and heroic behavior are… (More)
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2000
2000
Subjects were presented with videotaped expressions of 10 classic Hindu emotions. The 10 emotions were (in rough translation from… (More)
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2000
2000
The relations between the Psychopathic Personality Inventory (PPI; Lilienfeld & Andrews, 1996) and 4 theoretically related… (More)
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1981
Highly Cited
1981
This article describes experiments in which happy or sad moods were induced in subjects by hypnotic suggestion to investigate the… (More)
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