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    A Functionalist Manifesto: Goal-Related Emotions From an Evolutionary Perspective.Heather C. Lench, Shane W. Bench, Kathleen E. Darbor & Melody Moore - 2015 - Emotion Review 7 (1):90-98.
    Functional theories posit that emotions are elicited by particular goal-related situations that represented adaptive problems and that emotions are evolved features of coordinated responses to those situations. Yet little theory or research has addressed the evolutionary aspects of these theories. We apply five criteria that can be used to judge whether features are adaptations. There is evidence that sadness, anger, and anxiety relate to unique changes in physiology, cognition, and behavior, those changes are correlated, situations that give rise to emotions (...)
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    Experiencing Versus Contemplating: Language Use During Descriptions of Awe and Wonder.Kathleen E. Darbor, Heather C. Lench, William E. Davis & Joshua A. Hicks - 2016 - Cognition and Emotion 30 (6).
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    Automatic Optimism: The Affective Basis of Judgments About the Likelihood of Future Events.Heather C. Lench - 2009 - Journal of Experimental Psychology: General 138 (2):187-200.
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    Strength of Affective Reaction as a Signal to Think Carefully.Heather C. Lench & Shane W. Bench - 2015 - Cognition and Emotion 29 (2):220-235.
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    Motivational Biases in Memory for Emotions.Heather C. Lench & Linda J. Levine - 2010 - Cognition and Emotion 24 (3):401-418.
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    Distraction From Emotional Information Reduces Biased Judgements.Heather C. Lench, Shane W. Bench & Elizabeth L. Davis - 2016 - Cognition and Emotion 30 (4).
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    Motivated Perception of Probabilistic Information.Heather C. Lench, Rachel Smallman, Kathleen E. Darbor & Shane W. Bench - 2014 - Cognition 133 (2):429-442.
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    Building a House of Sentiment on Sand: Epistemological Issues with Contempt.Heather C. Lench, Shane W. Bench & Kenneth A. Perez - 2017 - Behavioral and Brain Sciences 40.
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    Remembering Facts Versus Feelings in the Wake of Political Events.Linda J. Levine, Gillian Murphy, Heather C. Lench, Ciara M. Greene, Elizabeth F. Loftus, Carla Tinti, Susanna Schmidt, Barbara Muzzulini, Rebecca Hofstein Grady, Shauna M. Stark & Craig E. L. Stark - forthcoming - Cognition and Emotion:1-20.
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