Reflections on Envy

Christine R. Harris and Peter Salovey

in Envy

Published in print October 2008 | ISBN: 9780195327953
Published online April 2010 | e-ISBN: 9780199301485 | DOI:
Reflections on Envy

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This chapter reflects primarily on themes that reoccur across many of the chapters. It discusses the factors that appear to arouse envy, examines how envy may function in both a positive and negative way for individuals and groups, and thinks through how people can best cope with envy. The chapter concludes with suggestions for what the future might hold for research on envy.

Keywords: envy; emotion; coping

Chapter.  11301 words. 

Subjects: Social Psychology

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