WHEN MORE PAIN IS PREFERRED TO LESS: THE EFFECT OF ANGER IN DECISION MAKING

It is axiomatic in social psychology that people protect the perceived worth and integrity of the self-in other words, to self-affirm. But occasionally, people may express a desire for self-deprecation, such as causing the self to feel pain. Five studies explored this possibility, namely whether ang...

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Volume: 29
Main Author: Polman, Evan
Format: Journal Article
Language: English
Zielgruppe: Academic
Place of publication: NEW YORK GUILFORD PUBLICATIONS INC 01.02.2011
Guilford
Guilford Publications, Inc
published in: Social cognition Vol. 29; no. 1; pp. 43 - 55
Data of publication: 2011-02-01
ISSN: 0278-016X
1943-2798
EISSN: 1943-2798
Discipline: Psychology
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Database: Web of Knowledge
Social Sciences Citation Index
Web of Science
Web of Science - Social Sciences Citation Index - 2011
Pascal-Francis
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