Interpersonal closeness and morality predict feelings of being moved

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Seibt, Beate; Schubert, Thomas; Zickfeld, Janis Heinrich; Fiske, Alan Page;
(2017)
  • Publisher: American Psychological Association
  • Identifiers: doi: 10.1037/emo0000271
  • Subject: Emotions | Tears | Aged | Morals | United States | Young Adult | :Ciências Sociais::Psicologia [Domínio/Área Científica] | Middle Aged | Experimental Psychology | Anxiety | Emotion | Psychology | Happiness | Norway | Being moved | Appraisal | Goosebumps | Cognitive Sciences | Interpersonal Relations | Adult | Female | Humans | Male

The emotion commonly labeled in English as being moved or touched is widely experienced but only tacitly defined, and has received little systematic attention. Based on a review of conceptualizations from various disciplines, we hypothesize that events appraised as an i... View more
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