International Handbook of Anger: Constituent and Concomitant Biological, Psychological, and Social…

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Book covers a broader range of topics than other books in this area. Notably, extensive coverage of the neurobiology of anger in context of psychology and sociology is unique.Book provides broad, integrative coverage while avoiding unnecessary duplication. Contributors have read each others' chapters and there is extensive cross-referencing from chapter to chapter.Book contains a guide to content and organization of chapters and topics, along with interpolated commentary at the end of each section.

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Book covers a broader range of topics than other books in this area. Notably, extensive coverage of the neurobiology of anger in context of psychology and sociology is unique.Book provides broad, integrative coverage while avoiding unnecessary duplication. Contributors have read each others' chapters and there is extensive cross-refere...

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International Handbook of AngerConstituent and Concomitant Biological, Psychological, and Social ProcessesEdited by Michael Potegal, University of Minnesota Medical CenterGerhard Stemmler, Philipps-Universitat, Marburg, GermanyCharles Spielberger, University of South Florida From the individual rage-driven violence of domestic abuse to...

Michael Potegal, Ph.D., L.P. is Associate Professor of Pediatrics and Neurology at the University of Minnesota Medical School. He received his Ph.D. in Physiological Psychology from MIT in 1969 and held Postdoctoral Fellowships in neurophysiology at the Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons and the University of Amster...

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Format:HardcoverDimensions:604 pages, 9.41 × 7.24 × 0.98 inPublished:February 24, 2010Publisher:SpringerLanguage:English

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I. Editors' IntroductionA. Historical views of anger in Western and other cultures B. Contemporary psychological views of angerC. Organization of this book II. Biology of angerA. Genetics of hostility and anger Martin Reuter, University of BonnB. Anger and the neural systems involved in mediating and regulating reactive aggressionJames Blair and Abigail Marsh NIH/NIMHC. On the relationship of asymmetrical prefrontal cortical activity and approach- vs. withdrawal-related anger responsesEddie Harmon-Jones, Cindy Harmon-Jones, Philip Gable, and Carly Peterson, Texas A&M UniversityD. The Neurochemistry and Psychopharmacology of AngerAlyson J Bond and Janet Wingrove, Institute of PsychiatryE. Somatovisceral activation during angerGerhard Stemmler, Philipps-Universität Editors' section commentary: e.g., A systems view of angerIII. Cross cultural expressions and experience of anger A. Cross cultural similarities and differences in angry facial expressions David Matsumoto, San Francisco State University B. Vocal expression of angerJames Green, Gwen Gustafson, and Pamela Whitney, University of ConnecticutC. Universality and variation in the conceptualization of angerZ Kovecses, Eötvös Loránd University Editors' section commentary: e.g., Pan-cultural and culturally specific aspects of angerIV. DevelopmentA. Emergence of anger in infancy Stephanie van Goozen and Dale Hay, Cardiff University B. Quantitative model of anger in early childhood tantrums Michael Potegal and Peihua Qiu, University of MinnesotaC. Anger in children's reactive and proactive aggression Julie Hubbard Julie A. Hubbard, Meghan D. McAuliffe, Michael T. Morrow, and Lydia J. Romano, University of Delaware Editors' section commentary: e.g., Change and continuity in the expression of anger: Triggers, modes of expression, self-regulation, and consequences V. Psychological Processes and Individual Differences A. Anger elicitation and modulation: Cognitive and neo-associative processesi. Appraisal models Tanja Wranik and Klaus Scherer, University of Genevaii Neo-associationistic models Leonard Berkowitz, University of Wisconsiniii. Judgment, perception, and action Jennifer Lerner, Carnegie Mellon Universityiv. Anger in relation to other emotions: Contempt, disgust, sadness, shame and fear. Carroll E Izard et al (TBA). University of Delawarev. Sex differences in anger triggers, experience and action Agneta Fischer and Catherine Evers, University of Amsterdam B. Time course of anger: State, trait, and personalityi. Temporal dynamics, escalation and priming of anger Michael Potegal, University of Minnesota ii. Anger, Hostility and Aggression: Assessing the Experience, Expression and Control of Anger Charles Spielberger, Eric Reheiser, and Douglas Lunsford, University of South Floridaiii. Righteous Anger and Revenge in the Workplace: The Fantasies, the Feuds, the ForgivenessTom Tripp and Robert Bies, Washington State University and Georgetown University Editor's section commentary: e.g., Adaptive and maladaptive functions of angerVI. Clinical Aspects of AngerA. Cardiovascular health - Type A behavior Janice Williams, University of North CarolinaB. Anger in the pain suffererEphrem Fernandez, University of Texas at San AntonioC. Anger and psychopathology Ray Novaco, University of California, IrvineD. Towards an integrative psychotherapy for maladaptive angerEphrem Fernandez, University of Texas at San Antonio Editor's section commentary: e.g., Mind/body relations in anger  VII. Social Interactions and ProcessesA. The sociology of angerScott Schieman, University of TorontoB. Anger in dyadic interaction Timothy.W. Smith, University of Utah C. Anger in the familyi. A social-functional approach to anger co-regulation in parent-child relationshipsJames Snyder, University of Wichita and Getachew Dagne, University of South Floridaii. Partner/spouse interaction/abuse Donald Dutton, University of British ColumbiaD. Anger and criminal violence Alex Piquero and Tim Brezina, University of FloridaE. Anger in small and large group conflicti. Anger in conflict and negotiation: Intra- and interpersonal effects on attitudes, cognitions, and behaviorGerben van Kleef, University of Amsterdam ii. Terrorism, genocide, war Roger Petersen, MIT Editors' section commentary: e.g., Influence of anger on social action; influence of social action on angerEditors' overall commentary: Anger across levels

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From the reviews:"The editors of this large, lengthy, and (for the most part) lively book . have done an excellent job of drawing together respected scholar­-researchers in different areas of psychology and related disciplines (e.g., sociology, political science) to present contemporary perspectives on this dynamic and influential emotion. . There are 32 chapters, each of which has an abstract to orient the reader. . References are helpfully placed at the end of chapters . . Researchers, teachers, and students of emotion should certainly read this book." (Dana S. Dunn, PsycCRITIQUES, Vol. 55 (39), September, 2010)"The purpose of the handbook is to 'review state-of-the-art research on anger across a number of academic disciplines, including affective neuroscience, business administration, epidemiology, health science, linguistics, political science, psychology, psychophysiology, and sociology.' . The International Handbook of Anger is a tour de force for the academic community and advanced readers seeking to stay current with research findings and trends across multiple disciplines. . is a vital contribution and seminal text that I anticipate will educate, inform, and stimulate thinking for years to come." (James K. Luiselli, Journal of Child and Family Studies, Vol. 20, 2011)