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Body Forecasts: Reconstructing the emergence of emotion

Between body and mind, where does emotion come in? The theory of constructed emotion suggests that emotions are the result of a kind of internal forecasting based on present and past sensory experiences of the body. Continue reading Body Forecasts: Reconstructing the emergence of emotion

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Feeling Our Bodies: Physical, emotional, and social awareness

There’s one thing always connecting us to our physical environment, our emotional experience, and our social relationships: our bodies. But what does this mean? How does the body simultaneously inform our physical, emotional, and social awareness? The research paper entitled … Continue reading Feeling Our Bodies: Physical, emotional, and social awareness