Stress and Emotion : A New Synthesis, Paperback Book

Stress and Emotion : A New Synthesis Paperback



A sequel to "Stress, Appraisal and Coping", this volume explores the latest findings and trends in research and theory.

It focuses on the rationale for a cognitive-mediational approach to stress and the emotions, and distinguishes between social, physiological and psychological stress.

Topics include: work and family stress; chronic stress; traumatic stress disorders; crisis theory and management; stress in special groups such as ageing and the aged; children and adolescents; the stress of dislocation and immigration; stress and infections; the role of the nervous system; author's view of the recent changes in psychotherapy. This book is essential for all practitioners in the field of stress, appraisal, and coping, and of value to students of psychology, graduate students, academics, and professionals in related fields.


  • Format: Paperback
  • Pages: 320 pages, illustrations
  • Publisher: Free Association Books
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  • Category: Psychology
  • ISBN: 9781853434563


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