Social Structure and Emotion

Social Structure and Emotion
  • Author : Jody Clay-Warner,Dawn T. Robinson
  • Publisher : Academic Press
  • Release : 28 April 2011
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As a reference that contains original and innovative research on the sociology of emotion, this book will not only appeal to sociologists but also to scholars of psychology, psychiatry, anthropology, history, social work, and business/management. With contributions from experts in the field, this text examines the role and influence of emotion in everyday social circumstances. It poses clear questions and presents the contemporary theoretical developments and empirical research linking social structure and emotion. Comparable books are narrowly focused and

Emotion and Social Structures

Emotion and Social Structures
  • Author : Christian von Scheve
  • Publisher : Routledge
  • Release : 16 July 2014
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The past decades have seen significant advances in the sociological understanding of human emotion. Sociology has shown how culture and society shape our emotions and how emotions contribute to micro- and macro-social processes. At the same time, the behavioral sciences have made progress in understanding emotion at the level of the individual mind and body. Emotion and Social Structures embraces both perspectives to uncover the fundamental role of affect and emotion in the emergence and reproduction of social order. How

Microsociology

Microsociology
  • Author : Thomas J. Scheff
  • Publisher : University of Chicago Press
  • Release : 03 July 1990
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Moving beyond the traditional boundaries of sociological investigation, Thomas J. Scheff brings together the study of communication and the social psychology of emotions to explore the microworld of thoughts, feelings, and moods. Drawing on strikingly diverse and rich sources—the findings of artificial intelligence and cognitive science, and examples from literary dialogues and psychiatric interviews—Scheff provides an inventive account of the nature of social life and a theory of motivation that brilliantly accounts for the immense complexity involved in

Emotion and Social Structures

Emotion and Social Structures
  • Author : Christian von Scheve
  • Publisher : Routledge
  • Release : 16 July 2014
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The past decades have seen significant advances in the sociological understanding of human emotion. Sociology has shown how culture and society shape our emotions and how emotions contribute to micro- and macro-social processes. At the same time, the behavioral sciences have made progress in understanding emotion at the level of the individual mind and body. Emotion and Social Structures embraces both perspectives to uncover the fundamental role of affect and emotion in the emergence and reproduction of social order. How

Rethinking Social Movements

Rethinking Social Movements
  • Author : Rhodes Cook,Jeff Goodwin,James M. Jasper
  • Publisher : Rowman & Littlefield
  • Release : 03 July 2022
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This landmark volume brings together some of the titans of social movement theory in a grand reassessment of its status. For some time, the field has been divided between a dominant structural approach and a cultural or constructivist tradition.. The gaps and misunderstandings between the two sides--as well as the efforts to bridge them--closely parallel those in the social sciences at large. This book aims to further the dialogue between these two distinct approaches to social movements and to show

Handbook of the Sociology of Emotions

Handbook of the Sociology of Emotions
  • Author : Jan Stets,Jonathan H. Turner
  • Publisher : Springer Science & Business Media
  • Release : 25 February 2007
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Since the 1970s, the study of emotions moved to the forefront of sociological analysis. This book brings the reader up to date on the theory and research that have proliferated in the analysis of human emotions. The first section of the book addresses the classification, the neurological underpinnings, and the effect of gender on emotions. The second reviews sociological theories of emotion. Section three covers theory and research on specific emotions: love, envy, empathy, anger, grief, etc. The final section

Research Agendas in the Sociology of Emotions

Research Agendas in the Sociology of Emotions
  • Author : Theodore D. Kemper
  • Publisher : SUNY Press
  • Release : 01 January 1990
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From diverse theoretical positions--symbolic interactionist, social constructionist, feminist, positivist, linguistic, phenomenologist, Marxist, and evolutionist--contributors set forth their current understandings, as well as the directions of future work, with a discussion of the most significant problems in emotions research. Paper edition (unseen), $18.95. Annotation copyrighted by Book News, Inc., Portland, OR

Structure in Thought and Feeling (PLE: Emotion)

Structure in Thought and Feeling (PLE: Emotion)
  • Author : Susan Aylwin
  • Publisher : Psychology Press
  • Release : 20 November 2014
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How does a person’s way of thinking influence their personality, their values and their choice of career? In this important study, originally published in 1985, Susan Aylwin uses such questions as a starting point for elucidating the relationship between thought and feeling. Three modes of thought are compared in detail: inner speech, visual imagery and enactive imagery – the last being an important addition to our understanding of mental representations. The structural characteristics of all three types are analysed using an

Emotions as Bio-cultural Processes

Emotions as Bio-cultural Processes
  • Author : Birgitt Röttger-Rössler,Hans Jürgen Markowitsch
  • Publisher : Springer Science & Business Media
  • Release : 12 June 2009
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Emotions have emerged as a topic of interest across the disciplines, yet studies and findings on emotions tend to fall into two camps: body versus brain, nature versus nurture. Emotions as Bio-cultural Processes offers a unique collaboration across the biological/social divide—from psychology and neuroscience to cultural anthropology and sociology—as 15 noted researchers develop a common language, theoretical basis, and methodology for examining this most sociocognitive aspect of our lives. Starting with our evolutionary past and continuing into our

Emotion and Adaptation

Emotion and Adaptation
  • Author : Richard S. Lazarus
  • Publisher : Oxford University Press
  • Release : 09 June 1994
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In this landmark work, Richard Lazarus -- one of the world's foremost authorities -- offers a comprehensive treatment of the psychology of emotion, its role in adaptation, and the issues that must be addressed to understand it. The work provides a complete theory of emotional processes, explaining how different emotions are elicited and expressed, and how the emotional range of individuals develops over their lifetime. The author's approach puts emotion in a central role as a complex, patterned, organic reaction

Oxford Companion to Emotion and the Affective Sciences

Oxford Companion to Emotion and the Affective Sciences
  • Author : David Sander,Klaus Scherer
  • Publisher : OUP Oxford
  • Release : 06 February 2014
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Few areas have witnessed the type of growth we have seen in the affective sciences in the past decades. Across psychology, philosophy, economics, and neuroscience, there has been an explosion of interest in the topic of emotion and affect. Comprehensive, authoritative, up-to-date, and easy-to-use, the new Oxford Companion to Emotion and the Affective Sciences is an indispensable resource for all who wish to find out about theories, concepts, methods, and research findings in this rapidly growing interdisciplinary field - one

Handbook of the Sociology of Emotions

Handbook of the Sociology of Emotions
  • Author : Jan E. Stets,Jonathan H. Turner
  • Publisher : Springer Science & Business Media
  • Release : 10 October 2007
GET THIS BOOKHandbook of the Sociology of Emotions

Since the 1970s, the study of emotions moved to the forefront of sociological analysis. This book brings the reader up to date on the theory and research that have proliferated in the analysis of human emotions. The first section of the book addresses the classification, the neurological underpinnings, and the effect of gender on emotions. The second reviews sociological theories of emotion. Section three covers theory and research on specific emotions: love, envy, empathy, anger, grief, etc. The final section

Handbook of the Sociology of Emotions: Volume II

Handbook of the Sociology of Emotions: Volume II
  • Author : Jan E. Stets,Jonathan H. Turner
  • Publisher : Springer
  • Release : 18 August 2014
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Handbook of the Sociology of Emotions Volume II presents all new chapters in the ever developing area of the sociology of emotions. The volume is divided into two sections: Theoretical Perspectives and Social Arenas of Emotions. It reviews major sociological theories on emotions, which include evolutionary theory, identity theory, affect control theory, social exchange theory, ritual theory, and cultural theory among others. Social arenas where emotions are examined include, but are not limited to, the economy and the workplace, the