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Michael Jackson

Print publication date: 2017

Print ISBN-13: 9780226491820

Published to Chicago Scholarship Online: May 2018

DOI: 10.7208/chicago/9780226492018.001.0001

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Spoken Emotions

Spoken Emotions

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(p.11) Spoken Emotions
Source:
How Lifeworlds Work
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Michael Jackson

Publisher:
University of Chicago Press
DOI:10.7208/chicago/9780226492018.003.0003

Emotional intensity is seldom constant. In adolescence, moods and emotions are typically more volatile than in old age. Moreover, we are moved by tenderness, joy, fear, rage, shame, and envy to different degrees depending on circumstances. If emotions are heightened in a moment of danger, boredom will involve depressed feelings and lack of movement. As the etymology of the word “emotion” suggests, strong feelings move us, agitate us, and stir us to physical action.

Keywords:   emotional intensity, adolescence, physical action

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