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Emotions – a glossary

According to his research, Paul Ekman, a U.S. anthropologist and psychologist, identified seven basic emotions that occur across cultures: Joy, surprise, fear, anger, disgust, sadness, and contempt. He believes that all other emotions are composed of these basic emotions. Now, studies at the University of California, Berkeley, have drawn a more nuanced picture of basic … Continue reading Emotions – a glossary