Contempt, as any other social affect, can be an emotion as well as a sentimentArticle English CLOSED
Giner-Sorolla, Roger; Fischer, Agneta H.; (2017)
- Publisher: Cambridge University Press
Gervais and Fessler assert that contempt is (a) not an emotion (or an attitude), but (b) a sentiment. Here, we challenge the validity and empirical basis of these two assertions, arguing that contempt, as many other emotions, can be both an emotion and sentiment.