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Emotions Revealed, Second Edition Recognizing Faces and Feelings to Improve Communication and Emotional Life

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Edition:
2nd
ISBN13:

9780805083392

ISBN10:
0805083391
Format:
Paperback
Pub. Date:
3/20/2007
Publisher(s):
Holt Paperbacks

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Summary

Renowned psychologist Paul Ekman explains the roots of our emotional responses-from anger and fear to sadness and happiness-and shows how these emotions cascade across our faces, revealing information to those who can decipher the clues. Ekman's research and practical training were prominently featured in Malcolm Gladwell's bestseller Blink, and the insights in Emotions Revealed provide us with the skills to recognize feelings in our spouses, children, business colleagues, even strangers on the street.

Author Biography

Paul Ekman is the world?s foremost expert on facial expressions and the professor emeritus of psychology at the University of California Medical School in San Francisco. He has served as an adviser to police departments, antiterrorism groups, and animation studios, and Ekman?s research inspired Lie to Me, the FOX TV series. The author of fifteen books, he lives in northern California.

Table of Contents

Acknowledgmentsp. xiii
Preface to the Second Editionp. xv
Introductionp. xvii
Emotions Across Culturesp. 1
When Do We Become Emotional?p. 17
Changing What We Become Emotional Aboutp. 38
Behaving Emotionallyp. 52
Sadness and Agonyp. 82
Angerp. 110
Surprise and Fearp. 148
Disgust and Contemptp. 172
Enjoyable Emotionsp. 190
Lies and Emotionsp. 213
Conclusion: Living with Emotionp. 231
Afterwordp. 237
Reading Faces-The Testp. 241
Notesp. 263
Illustration Creditsp. 279
Indexp. 281
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