Passion and reason : making sense of our emotions /

When Oxford published Emotion and Adaptation, the landmark 1991 book on the psychology of emotion by internationally acclaimed stress and coping expert Richard Lazarus, Contemporary Psychology welcomed it as "a brightly shining star in the galaxy of such volumes." Psychologists, psychiatri...

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Bibliographic Details
Main Author: Lazarus, Richard S.
Other Authors: Lazarus, Bernice N.
Format: eBook
Published: New York : Oxofrd University Press, 1994.
Online Access:CONNECT
Table of Contents:
  • The nasty Emotions: Anger, Envy, and Jealousy
  • The Existential Emotions: Anxiety-Fright, Guilt, and Shame
  • Emotions Provoked by Unfavorable Life Conditions: Relief, Hope, Sadness, and Depression
  • Emotions Provoked by Favorable Life Conditions: Happiness, Pride, and Love
  • The Empathic Emotions, Gratitude, Compassion, and Those Aroused by Aesthetic Experiences
  • The Nuts and Bolts of Emotion
  • Coping and Self-Management of Emotion
  • How Biology and Culture Affect Our Emotional Lives
  • The Logic Of Our Emotions
  • Stress and Emotion
  • Emotions and Our Health
  • When Coping Fails-Psychotherapy Offers a Solution
  • Final Thoughts.