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Emotion, Cultural Perspectives

  • By: Yulia Chentsova Dutton
  • In: Encyclopedia of the Mind
  • Edited by: Harold Pashler
  • Subject:Linguistics (general), Cognitive Psychology (general)

Do people in different cultures experience and express emotions similarly? This is no less than one of the fundamental questions in understanding the nature of emotions. Early work has demonstrated that people around the world largely construct their emotional “diets” from ...