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The Paralinguistic

Philip Burton

in Language in the Confessions of Augustine

Published in print:
2007
Published Online:
September 2007
ISBN:
9780199266227
eISBN:
9780191709098
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199266227.003.0006
Subject:
Religion, Early Christian Studies

This chapter examines the relative status of language and other, similar activities: singing, weeping, groaning, and laughter. The proper manner and degree in which the wise man or woman should ... More


Properties of Motive-Specific Incentives

Steven J. Stanton, Julie L. Hall, and Oliver C. Schultheiss

in Implicit Motives

Published in print:
2010
Published Online:
May 2010
ISBN:
9780195335156
eISBN:
9780199776955
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195335156.003.0009
Subject:
Psychology, Social Psychology

Implicit motives orient one’s attention toward motivational incentives and energize and select behaviors that facilitate incentive attainment. Yet, the exact qualities of these incentives were not ... More


On Kitsch and Sentimentality

Robert C. Solomon

in In Defense of Sentimentality

Published in print:
2004
Published Online:
November 2004
ISBN:
9780195145502
eISBN:
9780199834969
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/019514550X.003.0011
Subject:
Philosophy, Philosophy of Mind

Finally, I return to the theme of sentimentality with a particular focus on art and what is often called “kitsch” I ask, as I did for sentimentality in general, What's wrong with kitsch? And I defend ... More


The evolutionary origin of multimodal synchronization and emotional expression

Marcello Mortillaro, Marc Mehu, and Klaus R. Scherer

in Evolution of Emotional Communication: From Sounds in Nonhuman Mammals to Speech and Music in Man

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
May 2013
ISBN:
9780199583560
eISBN:
9780191747489
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199583560.003.0001
Subject:
Psychology, Cognitive Psychology, Evolutionary Psychology

Emotions are defined as dynamic episodes characterized by a high degree of coordination between several organismic subsystems in the interest of optimal adaptation to relevant events. We argue that ... More


Darwin’s Flinch

Tiffany Watt Smith

in On Flinching: Theatricality and Scientific Looking from Darwin to Shell Shock

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
June 2014
ISBN:
9780198700937
eISBN:
9780191770487
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198700937.003.0002
Subject:
Literature, 19th-century and Victorian Literature, Drama

Chapter One takes as its starting point Charles Darwin’s self-experiment at London Zoological Gardens, when he recoiled from a puff adder lunging from behind its glass tank (The Expression of the ... More


The Social Signal Value of Emotions: The Role of Contextual Factors in Social Inferences Drawn From Emotion Displays

Ursula Hess and Shlomo Hareli

in The Science of Facial Expression

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
May 2017
ISBN:
9780190613501
eISBN:
9780190613525
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780190613501.003.0020
Subject:
Psychology, Cognitive Psychology

This chapter considers the impact of context information on the perception of emotions. Different types of context are discussed and the limits of the influence of context information for the ... More


Where do emotional dialects come from? A comparison of the understanding of emotion terms between Gabon and Quebec1

Ursula Hess, Pascal Thibault, and Manon Levesque

in Components of Emotional Meaning: A sourcebook

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
September 2013
ISBN:
9780199592746
eISBN:
9780191762765
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199592746.003.0044
Subject:
Psychology, Social Psychology, Developmental Psychology

The aim of this study was to assess the hypothesis that emotional dialects in emotion expression may be caused by differences in the modal appraisal pattern of the underlying emotions in different ... More


Expression and communication in performance

Eric Clarke, Nicola Dibben, and Stephanie Pitts

in Music and mind in everyday life

Published in print:
2009
Published Online:
March 2012
ISBN:
9780198525578
eISBN:
9780191689352
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198525578.003.0003
Subject:
Psychology, Music Psychology

This chapter looks at what defines expression, how expression is measured in a highly notated piece, and how to tell apart deliberate expression and unintentional blunders when making music based on ... More


Expressing Emotions: From Action to Art

Sabine A. Doring

in Art, Mind, and Narrative: Themes from the Work of Peter Goldie

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
December 2016
ISBN:
9780198769736
eISBN:
9780191822575
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198769736.003.0012
Subject:
Philosophy, Aesthetics, Philosophy of Mind

This chapter argues that expression of emotion in art is a special case of expressive action. Insofar as it expresses emotions, art, like any expressive action, embodies and signals not just a mental ... More


On the orbito-striatal interface in (acoustic) emotional processing

Sonja A. Kotz, Anna S. Hasting, and Silke Paulmann

in Evolution of Emotional Communication: From Sounds in Nonhuman Mammals to Speech and Music in Man

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
May 2013
ISBN:
9780199583560
eISBN:
9780191747489
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199583560.003.0014
Subject:
Psychology, Cognitive Psychology, Evolutionary Psychology

This chapter provides a comprehensive overview of the functional roles of the orbitofrontal cortex (OFC) and the basal ganglia (BG) in the processing of vocal emotional expressions in humans. We ... More


The meaning of pride across cultures1

Yvette M. J. van Osch, Seger M. Breugelmans, Marcel Zeelenberg, and Johnny J. R. Fontaine

in Components of Emotional Meaning: A sourcebook

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
September 2013
ISBN:
9780199592746
eISBN:
9780191762765
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199592746.003.0026
Subject:
Psychology, Social Psychology, Developmental Psychology

In theory pride is a prime candidate for cultural differences, but empirical evidence is largely lacking. In this study, we investigated cross-cultural differences in the meaning of pride at three ... More


Beyond echolocation: Emotional acoustic communication in bats

Sabine Schmidt

in Evolution of Emotional Communication: From Sounds in Nonhuman Mammals to Speech and Music in Man

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
May 2013
ISBN:
9780199583560
eISBN:
9780191747489
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199583560.003.0006
Subject:
Psychology, Cognitive Psychology, Evolutionary Psychology

Some features of the acoustic communication of emotions in humans may be rooted in mechanisms common to mammals. This chapter addresses sound emission, and perception, during social interactions in ... More


Nonverbal Detection of Deception

Aldert Vrij

in Finding the Truth in the Courtroom: Dealing with Deception, Lies, and Memories

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
October 2017
ISBN:
9780190612016
eISBN:
9780190612030
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190612016.003.0008
Subject:
Psychology, Forensic Psychology

Throughout history it has been assumed that lying is accompanied by specific nonverbal behaviors; various sources still claim that nonverbal behavior is very revealing about deception. Systematic ... More


Vocalizations as indicators of emotional states in rats and cats

Stefan M. Brudzynski

in Evolution of Emotional Communication: From Sounds in Nonhuman Mammals to Speech and Music in Man

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
May 2013
ISBN:
9780199583560
eISBN:
9780191747489
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199583560.003.0005
Subject:
Psychology, Cognitive Psychology, Evolutionary Psychology

Two mesolimbic tegmental systems are involved in the initiation and maintenance of two basic emotional states. The ascending cholinergic system can initiate a negative state with accompanying ... More


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