Unit 8 B Emotion - pages 366-409


Kristen Bell melts down with excitement over a baby sloth


Spot the fake smile

APA Content Standard: Motivation

After concluding this unit, students understand:
1. Perspectives on motivation
2. Domains of motivated behavior in humans and non-human animals
Content Standard 1: Perspectives on motivation
1.1 Explain biologically based theories of motivation.
1.2 Explain cognitively based theories of motivation.
1.3 Explain humanistic theories of motivation.
1.4 Explain the role of culture in human motivation.
Content Standard 2: Domains of motivated behavior in humans and non-human animals
2.1 Discuss eating behavior.
2.2 Discuss sexual behavior and orientation.
2.3 Discuss achievement motivation.
2.4 Discuss other ways in which humans and non-human animals are motivated.
APA Content Standard Area: Emotion
After concluding this unit, students understand:
1. Perspectives on emotion
2. Emotional interpretation and expression
3. Domains of emotional behavior
Content Standard 1: Perspectives on emotion
1.1 Explain the biological and cognitive components of emotion.
1.2 Discuss psychological research on basic human emotions.
1.3 Differentiate among theories of emotional experience.
Content Standard 2: Emotional interpretation and expression 

2.1 Explain how biological factors influence emotional interpretation and expression.
2.2 Explain how culture and gender influence emotional interpretation and expression.
2.3 Explain how other environmental factors influence emotional interpretation and expression.
Content Standard 3: Domains of emotional behavior
3.1 Identify biological and environmental influences on the expression and experience of negative emotions, such as fear.
3.2 Identify biological and environmental influences on the expression and experience of positive emotions, such as happiness.
APA Content Standard Area: Health
After concluding this unit, students understand:
1. Stress and coping
2. Behaviors and attitudes that promote health
Content Standard 1: Stress and coping
1.1 Define stress as a psychophysiological reaction.
1.2 Identify and explain potential sources of stress.
1.3 Explain physiological and psychological consequences for health.
1.4 Identify and explain physiological, cognitive, and behavioral strategies to deal with stress.
Content Standard 2: Behaviors and attitudes that promote health
2.1 Identify ways to promote mental health and physical fitness.
2.2 Describe the characteristics of and factors that promote resilience and optimism.
2.3 Distinguish between effective and ineffective means of dealing with stressors and other health issues.
Content Standard 2: Emotional interpretation and expression
2.1 Explain how biological factors influence emotional interpretation and expression.
2.2 Explain how culture and gender influence emotional interpretation and expression.
2.3 Explain how other environmental factors influence emotional interpretation and expression.
Content Standard 3: Domains of emotional behavior
3.1 Identify biological and environmental influences on the expression and experience of negative emotions, such as fear.
3.2 Identify biological and environmental influences on the expression and experience of positive emotions, such as happiness.

Key Terms


Emotion James-Lange theory

Cannon-Bard theory Two-factor theory

Polygraph Facial feedback

Catharsis Feel-good, do-good phenomenon

Well-being Adaptation-level phenomenon

Relative deprivation Behavioral medicine

Health psychology Stress

General adaptation syndrome (GAS)

Coronary heart disease Type A Type B

Psychophysiological illness Psychoneuroimmunology (PNI)

lymphocytes





Why do we swear
for pain relief

Detecting Emotion









Culture and Emotional Expression


Tourist Trap
Do Now: how can you spot a tourist in downtown Boston? Describe their behavior, clothing, expressions, etc

Activity 1
Describe how cultural influences shape emotional expression, including variations in body language.
You will describe nonverbal behavior, interpret it through North American culture, then research the meaning in other cultures.



Activity 2
Expressing Emotion
PsychSim5 - Expressing Emotion activity




Experienced Emotion


Envy and Jealousy



Fear


Stress
PsychSim - All Stressed Out

Stress: Portrait of a Killer
Brain Rules: Stress parts 1-5
Stress Quiz


Love




Anger/Happiness



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