Hot Thought: Mechanisms and Applications of Emotional Cognition

Cambridge MA: Bradford Book/MIT Press (2006)

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Paul Thagard
University of Waterloo
Abstract
A description of mental mechanisms that explain how emotions influence thought, from everyday decision making to scientific discovery and religious belief, and an analysis of when emotion can contribute to good reasoning.
Keywords Analogy  Cognition  Coherence  Decision  Emotion  Inference  Science
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ISBN(s) 0262701243   9780262701242   9780262201643
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