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On the Possible Nonexistence of Emotions

John Sabini and Maury Silver

in Emotion, Character, and Responsibility

Published in print October 1998 | ISBN: 9780195121674
Published online March 2012 | e-ISBN: 9780199846931 | DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195121674.003.0008
On the Possible Nonexistence of Emotions

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This chapter presents thoughts on the nature of emotions, with focus on the role of emotions in psychology, and the relationship between emotion and motivation. It states that this perspective will allow someone to see how emotions can play the roles analysed in the previous chapters.

Keywords: emotions; motivation; psychology

Chapter.  12237 words. 

Subjects: Social Psychology

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