Psychology of Anger: New Research


Maurice G. Penrod (Editor)
Scott N. Paulk (Editor)

Series: Psychology of Emotions, Motivations and Actions
BISAC: PSY013000

In this book, the authors present new research in the study of the psychology of anger. Topics discussed include how we look at others in anger and the development of the McLinton Interpersonal Domain-specific Anger Instrument (MIDAI); anger and moral outrage; driver anger and aggression; a test of the state-trait model of anger with middle-aged drivers; developing a valid version of the Multicultural Latin American Inventory of Anger Expression and Hostility (ML-STAXI) to measure anger in Mexican adolescents; predicting children’s angry, aggressive behavior from cognitive and emotional self-regulation; measuring affect intensity for anger and frustration; the relationship between state-trait anger and aggressive driving; and mental care for anger in physically ill patients. (Imprint: Nova)

Table of Contents

Table of Contents


How We Look at Others in Anger: Development of the McLinton Interpersonal Domain-specific Anger Instrument (MIDAI)
(Sarven S. McLinton, Maureen F. Dollard, University of South Australia, Centre for Applied Psychological Research, Adelaide, Australia)

When Does Moral Outrage Arise? Two Possibilities
(Shunsuke Uehara, Tomohiro Nakagawa, Tohoku University, Sendai, Japan, and others)

The Straight ‘A’s of Road Rage: Attribution, Anger and Aggressive Behaviour
(Christine M. Wickens, Robert E. Mann, James E. W. Roseborough, David L. Wiesenthal, Reginald G. Smart, Centre for Addiction and Mental Health, Toronto, Ontario, Canada, and others)

A Test of the State-Trait Model of Anger with Middle-Aged Drivers
(Jerry L. Deffenbacher, Raúl J. Alcázar-Olán, Jodie L. Kocur, Tracy L. Richards, Colorado State University, Fort Collins, Colorado, USA, and others)

Developing a Valid Version of the ML-STAXI to Measure Anger in Mexican Adolescents
(Raúl J. Alcázar-Olán, Jerry L. Deffenbacher, Wilson Jesús Pool Cibrián, Verónica Reyes Pérez, Laura Hernández-Guzmán, Universidad Iberoamericana Puebla, Atlixcayotl, Puebla, Mexico, and others)

Predicting Children’s Angry, Aggressive Behavior from Cognitive and Emotional Self-Regulation
(Kimberly L. Day, Cynthia L. Smith, Department of Human Development, College of Liberal Arts and Human Sciences, Virginia Tech, Blacksburg, VA, USA)

Identifying Hotheads: Measuring Affect Intensity for Anger and Frustration
(Meghan J. Babcock, Anna Park, William Ickes, University of Texas at Arlington, Texas, USA)

Inhibitory Effect of Anger in a Forest Environment and its Individual Differences
(Harumi Ikei, Chorong Song, Juyoung Lee, Bum-Jin Park, Takahide Kagawa, Yoshifumi Miyazaki, Center for Environment, Health and Field Sciences, Chiba University, Chiba, Japan, and others)

Aggressive Driving, State-Trait Anger, Driving Anger and Anger Disorders: A Review of the Literature
(Emilie Berdoulat, University of Grenoble, Grenoble, France)

Mental Care for Anger
(Mariko Kaneko, Kosuke Niitsu, Tokyo Women’s Medical University, School of Nursing, Japan, and others)


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