Cognition and Emotion: From order to disorder
This fully updated third edition of the highly praised Cognition and Emotion provides a comprehensive overview of contemporary research on both normal emotional experience and the emotional disorders.
The book provides a comprehensive review of the basic literature on cognition and emotion – it describes the historical background and philosophy of emotion, reviews the main theories of normal emotions and emotional disorders, and the research on the five basic emotions of fear, anger, sadness, anger, disgust and happiness. The authors provide a unique integration of two areas which are often treated separately: the main theories of normal emotions rarely address the issue of disordered emotions, and theories of emotional disorders (e.g. depression, post-traumatic stress disorder, and phobias) rarely discuss normal emotions. The book draws these separate strands together, introducing a theoretical framework that can be applied to both normal and disordered emotions.
Cognition and Emotion provides both an advanced textbook for undergraduate and postgraduate courses in addition to a novel approach with a range of implications for clinical practice for work with the emotional disorders.
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This fully updated edition of the highly praised Cognition and Emotion provides a comprehensive overview of contemporary research and traditional philosophical perspectives on both normal emotional experience and emotional disorders.
2 The cognitive philosophy of emotion Introduction Some initial questions for the emotion theorist Early theories of emotion – the Greek philosophers The Platonic model of emotion The development of the feeling theory of emotions – the ...
As we went through the more recent literature, it became clear that some of the debates that we had assumed were done-and-dusted had in fact been refreshed from new work both in philosophy and in neuroscience, and that Plato and the ...
First, we would like to thank the reviewers of the first edition, especially Andy Clark for his guidance on philosophy, Nico Frijda (who has just sadly passed away) and Eamon Fulcher for their helpful comments on the overall text, ...
... increasingly in the last 50 years in psychology, neuroscience, and philosophy. In fact, the dominant view now is that emotions are functional and purposive and have high evolutionary value in social mammals such as ourselves.