Language and emotion from the Perspective of the Computational Belief-Desire Theory of Emotion
In Dynamicity in Emotion Concepts (2012)
|Abstract||The relationship between language and emotion is discussed from the perspective of CBDTE, a computational (C) explication of the belief-desire theory of emotion (BDTE). Three claims are defended: First, natural language, humans’ main medium of communication, plays a highly important role in the process of emotion generation; second, natural language is of central importance for the communication of emotions and emotion-related information; third, a language of thought (a language-like mental representation system) is required to explain human emotions.|
|Keywords||language emotion belief-desire theory of emotion computational modeling of emotion language of thought|
|External links||This entry has no external links. Add one.|
|Through your library||Configure|
Similar books and articles
Rainer Reisenzein (2009). Emotional Experience in the Computational Belief-Desire Theory of Emotion. Emotion Review 1:214-222.
Rainer Reisenzein (2009). Emotions as Metarepresentational States of Mind: Naturalizing the Belief-Desire Theory of Emotion. Cognitive Systems Research 10:6-20.
Peter Goldie (2000). Explaining Expressions of Emotion. Mind 109 (433):25-38.
Eva-Maria Engelen (2012). Meaning and Emotion. In Paul A. Wilson (ed.), Dynamicity in Emotion Concepts. Peter Lang.
Joel Marks (1982). A Theory of Emotion. Philosophical Studies 42 (1):227-242.
Warren A. Shibles (1995). Emotion in Aesthetics. Kluwer Academic Publishers.
Edmund T. Rolls (2007). Emotion Explained. OUP Oxford.
Rainer Reisenzein (forthcoming). What is an Emotion in the Belief-Desire Theory of Emotion? In F. Paglieri, M. Tummolini, F. Falcone & M. Miceli (eds.), The goals of cognition: Essays in honor of Cristiano Castelfranchi. College Publications.
Sabine A. Döring (2003). Explaining Action by Emotion. Philosophical Quarterly 53 (211):214-230.
Louis C. Charland (1995). Emotion as a Natural Kind: Towards a Computational Foundation for Emotion Theory. Philosophical Psychology 8 (1):59-84.
David R. Pugmire (1994). Real Emotion. Philosophy and Phenomenological Research 54 (1):105-22.
Rainer Reisenzein (2006). Emotions as Metarepresentational States of Mind. In R. Trappl (ed.), Cybernetics and Systems 2006 (Vol. 2, pp. 649-653). Proceedings of the 18th European Meeting on Cybernetics and Systems Research. Austrian Society for Cybernetic Studies.
David Pugmire (2002). Narcissism in Emotion. Phenomenology and the Cognitive Sciences 1 (3):313-326.
Rainer Reisenzein (2007). What is a Definition of Emotion? And Are Emotions Mental-Behavioral Processes? Social Science Information 7:26-29.
Sorry, there are not enough data points to plot this chart.
Added to index2012-05-11
Recent downloads (6 months)0
How can I increase my downloads?