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The rise of affectivism

Dukes, Daniel and Abrams, Kathryn and Adolphs, Ralph and Ahmed, Mohammed E. and Beatty, Andrew and Berridge, Kent C. and Broomhall, Susan and Brosch, Tobias and Campos, Joseph J. and Clay, Zanna and Clément, Fabrice and Cunningham, William A. and Damasio, Antonio and Damasio, Hanna and D’Arms, Justin and Davidson, Jane W. and de Gelder, Beatrice and Deonna, Julien and de Sousa, Ronnie and Ekman, Paul and Ellsworth, Phoebe C. and Fehr, Ernst and Fischer, Agneta and Foolen, Ad and Frevert, Ute and Grandjean, Didier and Gratch, Jonathan and Greenberg, Leslie and Greenspan, Patricia and Gross, James J. and Halperin, Eran and Kappas, Arvid and Keltner, Dacher and Knutson, Brian and Konstan, David and Kret, Mariska E. and LeDoux, Joseph E. and Lerner, Jennifer S. and Levenson, Robert W. and Loewenstein, George and Manstead, Antony S. R. and Maroney, Terry A. and Moors, Agnes and Niedenthal, Paula and Parkinson, Brian and Pavlidis, Ioannis and Pelachaud, Catherine and Pollak, Seth D. and Pourtois, Gilles and Roettger-Roessler, Birgitt and Russell, James A. and Sauter, Disa and Scarantino, Andrea and Scherer, Klaus R. and Stearns, Peter and Stets, Jan E. and Tappolet, Christine and Teroni, Fabrice and Tsai, Jeanne and Turner, Jonathan and Van Reekum, Carien and Vuilleumier, Patrik and Wharton, Tim and Sander, David (2021) The rise of affectivism. Nature Human Behaviour, 5 (7). pp. 816-820. ISSN 2397-3374. PMCID PMC8319089. doi:10.1038/s41562-021-01130-8.

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Research over the past decades has demonstrated the explanatory power of emotions, feelings, motivations, moods, and other affective processes when trying to understand and predict how we think and behave. In this consensus article, we ask: has the increasingly recognized impact of affective phenomena ushered in a new era, the era of affectivism?

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Additional Information:© 2021 Nature Publishing Group. Published: 10 June 2021. Author Contributions: The manuscript was written primarily by D.D. and D. Sander after taking into account the inputs and rounds of comments from the other co-authors (K.A., R.A., M.E.A., A.B., K.C.B., S.B., T.B., J.J.C., Z.C., F.C., W.A.C., A.D., H.D., J. D’Arms, J.W.D., B.d.G., J. Deonna, R.d.S., P.E., P.C.E., E.F., A. Fischer, A. Foolen., U.F., D.G., J.G., L.G., P.G., J.J.G., E.H., A.K., D. Keltner, B.K., D. Konstan, M.E.K., J.E.L.D., J.S.L., R.W.L., G.L., A.S.R.M., T.A.M., A.M., P.N., B.P., I.P., C.P., S.D.P., G.P., B.R.-R., J.A.R., D. Sauter, A.S., K.R.S., P.S., J.E.S., C.T., F.T., J. Tsai, J. Turner, C.V.R., P.V., and T.W.). I.P. and M.E.A. prepared Fig. 1b–g. Except for D.D. and D. Sander, the authorship list is in alphabetical order. The authors declare no competing interests.
Subject Keywords:Economics; History; Language and linguistics; Philosophy; Psychology
Issue or Number:7
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Official Citation:Dukes, D., Abrams, K., Adolphs, R. et al. The rise of affectivism. Nat Hum Behav 5, 816–820 (2021).
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