We use cookies to enhance your experience on our website. By continuing to use our website, you are agreeing to our use of cookies. You can change your cookie settings at any time. Find out more



Be first to hear about new textbooks, new editions, and updates in emotion by ensuring you are correctly signed up to receive e-newsletters from us.

Changes in data regulation mean that even if you currently receive emails from us, they may not continue if you are not correctly opted-in.

Check your subscription >




Publication Date

List | Grid
Cover for 9780199558650

Depression: A Very Short Introduction


Mary Jane Tacchi, Jan Scott

January 2017

Very Short Introductions

What is depression? What is bipolar disorder? How are they diagnosed and how are they treated? This Very Short Introduction gives a history of these two disorders and considers how they are experienced and understood today. Scott and Tacchi also discuss how mood disorders can influence creativity.

Cover for 9780199593491

Emotion: Pleasure and Pain in the Brain


Morten Kringelbach, Helen Phillips

January 2014

Provides a clear, contemporary review of our understanding of emotions and their neural basis, as well as exploring emotional disorders, and how our understanding of emotion can be used to treat these.

Cover for 9780199567157

Anxiety: A Very Short Introduction


Daniel Freeman, Jason Freeman

May 2012

Very Short Introductions

Are we born with our fears or do we learn them? Why do our fears persist? What purpose does anxiety serve? In this Very Short Introduction we discover what anxiety is, what causes it, and how it can be treated. Looking at six major anxiety disorders, the authors introduce us to this most ubiquitous and essential of emotions.

List | Grid