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• December 2017
About the speaker
Lisa Feldman Barrett, PhD is a University Distinguished Professor of Psychology at Northeastern University, with positions in psychiatry and radiology at Massachusetts General Hospital and Harvard Medical School.
Lisa Feldman Barrett | Houghton Mifflin Harcourt, 2017 | Book
This book presents a new theory of emotion in detail, along with the psychological and neuroscience evidence. It also includes practical chapters on emotional intelligence, emotion and health, emotion and the law, and emotion in other animals.
Articles, blog posts, and other items of interest about emotion, mind, and brain.
Jakob Hohwy | Oxford University Press, 2014 | Book
This book and the one below provide a nice description of how the mind predicts and constructs experiences of the world rather than reacts to the world. Interested viewers who are looking for a more technical treatment can find a list of scientific references here.
Andy Clark | Oxford University Press, 2015 | Book
Lisa Feldman Barrett | Nautilus, 2017 | Article
New ideas on emotional intelligence are introduced in this article, published in the science magazine Nautilus.
Lisa Feldman Barrett | The Chronicle of Higher Education, 2017 | Article
This essay describes how I began the long scientific journey, starting 25 years ago, that eventually brought me to the TED stage.
Kurt Danziger | SAGE Publications Ltd, 1997 | Book
This book and the ones below provide some of the historical and philosophical background for new theory of emotion I discuss on the TED stage.
John Searle | Free Press, 1997 | Book
Marcelo Gleiser | Basic Books, 2015 | Book
Richard Lewontin | Harvard University Press, 2012 | Book
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