|The Emerging Field of Emotion Regulation: An Integrative Review|
The emerging field of emotion regulation studies how individuals influence which emotions they have, when they have them, and how they experience and express them. This review takes an evolutionary perspective and characterizes emotion in terms of response tendencies.
|Emotional Regulation: Conceptual Foundations|
|The topic of emotion regulation has now come into its own. Books, articles, and conferences related to emotion regulation seem to be everywhere. Enthusiasm has outpaced theoretical advances, however, and there is considerable confusion about what is even meant by “emotion regulation.” In this chapter, we seek to provide a conceptual foundation for the field.|
|Emotional Regulation: Affective, cognitive, and social consequences|
|One of life’s great challenges is successfully regulating emotions. Do some emotion regulation strategies have more to recommend them than others? According to Gross’s ~ 1998, Review of General Psychology , 2 , 271–299 process model of emotion regulation, strategies that act early in the emotion-generative process should have a different profile of consequences than strategies that act later on.|
|Personality and emotional memory: How regulating emotion impairs memory for emotional events|
|In everyday life, individuals actively regulate their emotions in a variety of ways. One common form of emotion regulation is expressive suppression , which entails inhibiting outward signs of emotion. Although expressive suppression is often undertaken with an eye to looking calm despite feeling emotional, an analysis of its self-regulatory demands suggests that this form of emotion regulation may come at a cognitive price.|
|SCN Labs: Papers|
Social cognitive neuroscience laboratory.