Emotions and the Individual

  • Hanna Samir Kassab


What drives the curiosity that leads one to research? Is it excitement over a certain topic or question? Is it anxiety over a certain social issue? What makes or leads people to begin a study? Encouraging introspection in my work, my research agenda is led by excitement over certain topics, especially the theoretical. This chapter aims to define emotions to help describe the function of the intellect.


Human Mind Moral Virtue Appetitive Stimulus Sociological Term Tunisian Regime 
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    For more information, please see article by G. J. Taylor, G. J. and H. S. Taylor (1997) “Alexithymia,” in M. McCallum and W. E. Piper (eds) Psychological Mindedness: A Contemporary Understanding, Lawrence Erlbaum Associates, Munich, 28–31.Google Scholar

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