||Chapter Thirteen: Emotion
Chapter Thirteen Objectives
Objective 1| Identify the three components of emotions, and contrast the James-Lange, Cannon-Bard, and two-factor theories of emotion.
Objective 2| Describe the role of the autonomic nervous system during emotional arousal.
Objective 3| Discuss the relationship between arousal and performance.
Objective 4| Name three emotions that involve similar physiological arousal.
Objective 5| Describe some physiological and brain pattern indicators of specific emotions.
Objective 6| Explain how the spillover effect influences our experience of emotions.
Objective 7| Distinguish the two alternative pathways that sensory stimuli may travel when triggering an emotional response.
Objective 8| Describe some of the factors that affect our ability to decipher nonverbal cues.
Objective 9| Describe some gender differences in perceiving and communicating emotions.
Objective 10| Discuss the research on reading and misreading facial and behavioral indicators of emotion.
Objective 11| Discuss the culture-specific and culturally universal aspects of emotional expression, and explain how emotional expressions could enhance survival.
Objective 12| Discuss the facial feedback and behavior feedback phenomena, and give an example of each.
Objective 13| Name several basic emotions, and describe two dimensions psychologists use to differentiate emotions.
Objective 14| State two ways we learn our fears.
Objective 15| Discuss some of the biological components of fear.
Objective 16| Identify some common triggers and consequences of anger, and assess the catharsis hypothesis.
Objective 17| Describe how the feel-good, do-good phenomenon works, and discuss the importance of research on subjective well-being.
Objective 18| Discuss some of the daily and longer-term variations in the duration of emotions.
Objective 19| Summarize the findings on the relationship between affluence and happiness.
Objective 20| Describe how adaptation and relative deprivation affect our appraisals of our achievements.
Objective 21| Summarize the ways that we can influence our own levels of happiness.