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Published: 18 October 2017

576 Pages

7-1/2 x 9-1/4 inches

ISBN: 9780190635510

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Third Edition

Michelle N. Shiota and James W. Kalat

  • Integrates cutting-edge research and pop culture references
  • Openly addresses controversies in the field, contradictions among empirical findings, discrepancies between theory and research, limitations of particular studies, and failures to replicate highly prominent findings
  • Each chapter includes suggestions for further reading (primarily engaging and accessible popular-press books written by prominent researchers in emotion)
  • Features a student-friendly style that offers real-world, inside stories about researchers and studies
  • Organized according to the major questions that students have about emotions

New to this Edition:

  • Three new chapters: "What Elicits Emotions," "Emotional Expression in the Face, Posture, and Body," and "Emotion in Relationships and Society"
  • A wealth of new research and updated pop-culture references
  • Reorganized, streamlined chapters based around key questions from students' perspectives
  • Instructor resources, including a Test Bank and PowerPoint lecture slides

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