Published Online: 30 JAN 2010
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Corsini Encyclopedia of Psychology
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Aldao, L. and Mennin, D. S. 2010. Emotions. Corsini Encyclopedia of Psychology. 1–2.
- Published Online: 30 JAN 2010
Over the last 10 years, the field of psychology has witnessed an increased interest in emotional processes. This interest has been fueled by considerable advances in (1) understanding and investigating structural components of emotion (e.g., neurobiology); (2) functional roles of emotions in development, cognition, memory, and attention; and (3) the relevance of these processes to health outcomes such as psychopathology and the promotion and treatment of mental health.
- emotion regulation;
- emotional intelligence;