Principles of Emotions and Emotional Messages (Variety of Factors (Gender,…
Principles of Emotions and Emotional Messages
Primary or Blended
These are emotions that are a combination of primary emotions.
Body and Mind
Bodily reactions are among the most obvious aspect of your emotional experience because we can observe them easily.
The mental or cognitive part of emotional experience involves the evaluations and interpretations you make on the basis of what you experience.
Variety of Factors
Men and women have different display rules on what is and what isn't allowed to be expressed.
Your personality will determine how you express your feelings and emotions.
The culture you are raised in gives you the framework for expressing and interpreting your feelings.
Family, lovers, and family members can reduce stress.
Adaptive and Maladaptive
allows you to adjust to the situation.
May get in the way of you completing your goals.
Governed by Display Rules
Determines which emotions are permissible and which ones are not permissible.
Emotions are encoded both verbally and nonverbally.
Can be used to express emotions and can often be used strategically.
Can be used to create close bonds, but at the same time you may scare people with too intimate disclosure.
You see how other express their feelings and mimic those expressions.