Emotion Motivation


Volume 10 (2016)

Exploring the Toolkit of Emotion: What Do Sadness and Anger Do for Us?
Heather C. Lench, Thomas P. Tibbett and Shane W. Bench


Volume 9 (2015)

Implicit Affect Primes Effort: Basic Processes, Moderators, and Boundary Conditions
Guido H.E. Gendolla

The Tripartite Foundations of Temporal Psychological Distance: Metaphors, Ecology, and Teleology
Leaf Van Boven and Eugene M. Caruso

Agentic and Communal Social Motives
Kenneth D. Locke

Six Questions for the Resource Model of Control (and Some Answers)
Michael Inzlicht and Elliot Berkman

Giving and Summoning Autonomy Support in Hierarchical Relationships
Johnmarshall Reeve

Executive Control and Relationship Maintenance Processes: An Empirical Overview and Theoretical Integration
Johan C. Karremans, Tila M. Pronk and Reine C. van der Wal

The Evolution and Social Dynamics of Compassion
Paul Gilbert

Trait Extraversion and Dopamine Function
Jan Wacker and Luke D. Smillie

Understanding Psychopathy Using the Basic Elements of Personality
Joshua D. Miller and Donald R. Lynam

The Emerging Study of Positive Empathy
Sylvia A. Morelli, Matthew D. Lieberman and Jamil Zaki


Volume 8 (2014)

The Affect Misattribution Procedure: Ten Years of Evidence on Reliability, Validity, and Mechanisms
Keith Payne and Kristjen Lundberg

Evolving Concepts of Evolution: The Case of Shame and Guilt
Robert Folger, Michael Johnson and Chaim Letwin

The Rhythm Is Gonna Get You: The Influence of Circadian Rhythm Synchrony on Self‐Control Outcomes
Jessica Curtis, Edward Burkley and Melissa Burkley

Positive and Negative Affective Dysfunction in Psychopathology
Kasey Stanton and David Watson

The Psychology of Inspiration
Todd M. Thrash, Emil G. Moldovan, Victoria C. Oleynick and Laura A. Maruskin

How to Measure Motivation: A Guide for the Experimental Social Psychologist
Maferima Touré‐Tillery and Ayelet Fishbach

Was It One of Us? How People Cope with Misconduct by Fellow Ingroup Members
Sabine Otten and Ernestine H. Gordijn

Positive Emotion Differentiation: A Functional Approach
Michelle N. Shiota, Samantha L. Neufeld, Alexander F. Danvers, Elizabeth A. Osborne, Oliver Sng and Claire I. Yee

Social Relationships and Health: The Toxic Effects of Perceived Social Isolation
John T. Cacioppo and Stephanie Cacioppo

Emotional Mimicry: Why and When We Mimic Emotions
Ursula Hess and Agneta Fischer

Implicit Motive Profile Analysis: An If‐Then Contingency Approach to the Picture‐Story Exercise
Oliver C. Schultheiss and Maria Schultheiss


Volume 7 (2013)

Goal Adjustment Capacities, Subjective Well‐being, and Physical Health
Carsten Wrosch, Michael F. Scheier and Gregory E. Miller

‘The Ostrich Problem’: Motivated Avoidance or Rejection of Information About Goal Progress
Thomas L. Webb, Betty P. I. Chang and Yael Benn
See also: Teaching and Learning Guide

Aversive for Me, Wrong for You: First‐person Behavioral Aversions Underlie the Moral Condemnation of Harm
Ryan Miller and Fiery Cushman

The Sensitivity to Mean Intentions (SeMI) Model: Basic Assumptions, Recent Findings, and Potential Avenues for Future Research
Mario Gollwitzer, Tobias Rothmund and Philipp Süssenbach

Emotion Regulation Frequency and Success: Separating Constructs from Methods and Time Scale
Kateri McRae

External Validity, Why Art Thou Externally Valid? Recent Studies of Attraction Provide Three Theoretical Answers
Paul W. Eastwick, Lucy L. Hunt and Lisa A. Neff

Motivation and Personality: A Neuropsychological Perspective
Philip J. Corr, Colin G. DeYoung and Neil McNaughton

A New Perspective on Temperamental Shyness: Differential Susceptibility to Endoenvironmental Influences
Louis A. Schmidt and Vladimir Miskovic

The Distinct Psychologies of “Looking” and “Leaping”: Assessment and Locomotion as the Springs of Action
Arie W. Kruglanski, Antonio Pierro, Lucia Mannetti and Tory E. Higgins

Social Effects of Facial Blushing: Influence of Context and Actor Versus Observer Perspective
Peter J. de Jong and Corine Dijk
See Also: Teaching and Learning Guide

A Closer Look Into the Multi‐Layer Structure of Motivational Intensity Theory
Michael Richter


Volume 6 (2012)

Emotion Regulation: The Interplay of Culture and Genes
Heejung S. Kim and Joni Y. Sasaki

Sleep and Affective Brain Regulation
Els van der Helm and Matthew P. Walker

The Contributing Role of Negative Affectivity and Experiential Avoidance to Increased Cardiovascular Risk
Mikaela J. Hildebrandt and Steven C. Hayes

The Functional Forecast Model of Emotion Expression Processing
Max Weisbuch and Reginald B. Adams Jr

Evaluation is a Dynamic Process: Moving Beyond Dual System Models
Jay J. Van Bavel, Yi Jenny Xiao and William A. Cunningham
See Also: Teaching and Learning Guide

The Influence of Affective States on Cognitive Broadening/Narrowing: Considering the Importance of Motivational Intensity
Eddie Harmon-Jones, Tom F. Price and Philip A. Gable

Crying: Call for a Lifespan Approach
Jonathan Rottenberg and Ad J. J. M. Vingerhoets

Selection, Optimization, and Compensation in the Domain of Emotion Regulation: Applications to Adolescence, Older Age, and Major Depressive Disorder
Philipp C. Opitz, James J. Gross and Heather L. Urry

Motivated Strategies for Judgment: How Preferences for Particular Judgment Processes can Affect Judgment Outcomes
Daniel C. Molden

How Reward and Emotional Stimuli Induce Different Reactions Across the Menstrual Cycle
Michiko Sakaki and Mara Mather


Volume 5 (2011)

Human Psychological Autonomy: Reflections on the Debates about its Understanding in Modern Psychology
Valery I. Chirkov

Affiliation Goals and Health Behaviors
Jerry Cullum, Megan A. O’Grady and Howard Tennen

Human Psychological Autonomy: Reflections on the Debates about its Understanding in Modern Psychology
Valery I. Chirkov

Does Looking at the Positive Mean Feeling Good? Age and Individual Differences Matter
Derek M. Isaacowitz and Soo Rim Noh

Self-Compassion, Self-Esteem, and Well-Being
Kristin D. Neff

Affective Processing and Emotion Regulation in Dysphoria and Depression: Cognitive Biases and Deficits in Cognitive Control (pages 13–28)
Jutta Joormann and Matthias Siemer


Volume 4 (2010)

Motivation in Mental Accessibility: Relevance of a Representation (ROAR) as a New Framework
Baruch Eitam, E. Tory Higgins

An Appraisal Account of Individual Differences in Emotional Experience
Peter Kuppens and Eddie M. W. Tong

It Is Not Just About Testosterone: Physiological Mediators and Moderators of Testosterone’s Behavioral Effects
Scott H. Liening and Robert A. Josephs

On the Outcomes of Intergroup Apologies: A Review
Craig W. Blatz and Catherine Philpot

Emotional Intelligence: Toward a Consensus of Models and Measures
Richard D. Roberts, Carolyn MacCann, Gerald Matthews and Moshe Zeidner

Analyzing Negative Experiences Without Ruminating: The Role of Self-Distancing in Enabling Adaptive Self-Reflection
Özlem Ayduk and Ethan Kross

How Positive and Negative Feedback Motivate Goal Pursuit
Ayelet Fishbach, Tal Eyal and Stacey R. Finkelstein

Felt Understanding as a Bridge between Close Relationships and Subjective Well-Being: Antecedents and Consequences Across Individuals and Cultures
Shigehiro Oishi, Margarita Krochik and Sharon Akimoto

The Emerging View of Emotion as Social Information
Gerben A. Van Kleef

Achievement Emotions: A Control-Value Approach
Reinhard Pekrun and Elizabeth J. Stephens

Self-Compassion, Stress, and Coping
Ashley Batts Allen and Mark R. Leary

The Importance of Interest: The Role of Achievement Goals and Task Values in Promoting the Development of Interest
Judith M. Harackiewicz and Chris S. Hulleman


Volume 3 (2009)

The Self-Conscious Emotions: How are they Experienced, Expressed, and Assessed?
Richard W. Robins and Roberta A. Schriber

Self-Improvement
Constantine Sedikides and Erica G. D. Hepper

Implicit Motives as a Way to Understand Cognitive Processes
Barbara A. Woike and Michael Bender

Age Differences in Affective Well-Being: Context Matters
Susan Turk Charles and Jennifer R. Piazza

Using Neuroscience to Broaden Emotion Regulation: Theoretical and Methodological Considerations
Elliot T. Berkman and Matthew D. Lieberman
See Also: Video Abstract

Optimism, Pessimism, and Motivation: Relations to Adjustment
Edward C. Chang, Rita Chang and Lawrence J. Sanna

Schooling the Cognitive Monster: The Role of Motivation in the Regulation and Control of Prejudice
Margo J. Monteith, Jill E. Lybarger and Anna Woodcock

How do People Evaluate Objects? A Brief Review
Jan De Houwer


Volume 2 (2008)

Goal Systemic Effects in the Context of Choice and Social Judgment
Catalina E. Kőpetz, Arie W. Kruglanski, Xiaoyan Chen and Edward Orehek

Affective Arousal as Information: How Affective Arousal Influences Judgments, Learning, and Memory
Justin Storbeck and Gerald L. Clore

Adult Attachment and Cognitive and Affective Reactions to Positive and Negative Events
Phillip R. Shaver and Mario Mikulincer

Self-Esteem: A Human Solution to the Problem of Death (pages 1218–1234)
Jeff Schimel, Mark Landau and Joseph Hayes

Abstract | Full Article (HTML) | PDF(164K) | References

Personal Projects and Free Traits: Personality and Motivation Reconsidered
Brian R. Little

Self-Handicapping: On the Self-Perpetuating Nature of Defensive Behavior
Frederick Rhodewalt

Refining the Prediction of Effort: Brehm’s Distinction between Potential Motivation and Motivation Intensity
Rex A. Wright

From Ego Depletion to Vitality: Theory and Findings Concerning the Facilitation of Energy Available to the Self
Richard M. Ryan and Edward L. Deci

Defensive Pessimism, Anxiety, and the Complexity of Evaluating Self-Regulation
Julie K. Norem

Prefrontal Cortex, Emotion, and Approach/Withdrawal Motivation
Jeffrey M. Spielberg, Jennifer L. Stewart, Rebecca L. Levin, Gregory A. Miller and Wendy Heller


Volume 1 (2007)

Self-Regulation, Ego Depletion, and Motivation
Roy F. Baumeister and Kathleen D. Vohs

Is It Possible to Become Happier? (And If So, How?)
Kennon M. Sheldon and Sonja Lyubomirsky

Automatic Emotion Regulation
Iris B. Mauss, Silvia A. Bunge and James J. Gross

Personality and the Pursuit of Happiness
Richard E. Lucas

On the Emergence of Human Goal Pursuit: The Nonconscious Regulation and Motivation of Goals
Henk Aarts

Cultural Shaping of Self, Emotion, and Well-Being: How Does It Work?
Shinobu Kitayama and Hyekyung Park

Personality, Affective Processing, and Self-Regulation: Toward Process-Based Views of Extraversion, Neuroticism, and Agreeableness
Michael D. Robinson