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Published: 01 December 2019

144 Pages | 10-12 black and white images

6.9 x 4.4 inches

ISBN: 9780198834403

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Emotion: A Very Short Introduction

Second Edition

Dylan Evans

Very Short Introductions

  • Offers an entertaining and accesible introduction to the latest thinking about emotions
  • Draws on a wide range of scientific research, from anthropology and psychology to neuroscience and artificial intelligence
  • Discusses the evolution of emotions and their biological basis
  • Illustrated with entertaining examples from fiction, film, and popular culture
  • New sections address the neural basis of empathy and the emotional impact of films
  • Part of the Very Short Introductions series - over ten million copies sold worldwide

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