Journals Higher Education



Published: 29 May 2015

416 Pages

6-1/8 x 9-1/4 inches

ISBN: 9780199777600

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The Psychology of Passion

A Dualistic Model

Dr Robert J. Vallerand

Series in Positive Psychology

  • The first book to focus exclusively on the psychology of passion.
  • Discusses the effect of passion on emotions, relationships, performance, and aggression.
  • Vallerand illustrates his points with numerous examples from everyday life.
  • Presents the Dualistic Model of Passion and supporting evidence and also reviews a variety of literature on passion for activities.

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