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Emotions

Known as: feel, feeling, feelings 
That aspect of consciousness devoted to affect or feeling; a strong feeling, aroused mental state, or intense state of drive or unrest directed… Expand
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Review
2007
Review
2007
Moral emotions represent a key element of our human moral apparatus, influencing the link between moral standards and moral… Expand
Review
2004
Review
2004
  • B. Fredrickson
  • Philosophical transactions of the Royal Society…
  • 2004
  • Corpus ID: 28792857
The broaden-and-build theory describes the form and function of a subset of positive emotions, including joy, interest… Expand
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Review
2002
Review
2002
Neuroimagingstudies with positron emission tomography (PET) and functional magnetic resonance imaging (fMRI) have begun to… Expand
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Review
2001
Review
2001
In this article, the author describes a new theoretical perspective on positive emotions and situates this new perspective within… Expand
Review
1998
Review
1998
  • B. Fredrickson
  • Review of general psychology : journal of…
  • 1998
  • Corpus ID: 10776597
This article opens by noting that positive emotions do not fit existing models of emotions. Consequently, a new model is advanced… Expand
Highly Cited
1998
Highly Cited
1998
PART I: CONCEPTUAL BACKGROUND 1. Affective neuroscience: history and major concepts 2. Emotional operating systems and… Expand
Review
1992
Review
1992
  • P. Ekman
  • Psychological review
  • 1992
  • Corpus ID: 34722267
Ortony and Turner's (1990) arguments against those who adopt the view that there are basic emotions are challenged. The evidence… Expand
Review
1990
Review
1990
A widespread assumption in theories of emotion is that there exists a small set of basic emotions. From a biological perspective… Expand
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Highly Cited
1988
Highly Cited
1988
  • N. Frijda
  • The American psychologist
  • 1988
  • Corpus ID: 28305142
It is argued that emotions are lawful phe- nomena and thus can be described in terms of a set of laws of emotion. These laws… Expand
Highly Cited
1954
Highly Cited
1954
  • P. Fitts
  • Journal of experimental psychology
  • 1954
  • Corpus ID: 501599
Information theory has recently been employed to specify more precisely than has hitherto been possible man's capacity in certain… Expand
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