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Mood and Relationships

  • By: Ralph Erber
  • In: Encyclopedia of Human Relationships
  • Edited by: Harry T. Reis & Susan Sprecher
  • Subject:Interpersonal Relationships, Group Processes/Dynamics, Close Relationships

Moods are affective states that can be every bit as intense as emotions, but are not directed at a target and thus are often experienced in a more prolonged fashion. Emotions, on the other hand, are of shorter duration and largely ...

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