Psychology of Cravings


Anna Kuznetsova (Editor)

Series: Psychology of Emotions, Motivations and Actions
BISAC: PSY000000

In this book, the authors discuss the psychology of cravings. Topics include craving theories from each of the following paradigms: phenomenological, psychobiological, cognitive, conditioning, psychodynamic and trans-theoretical approaches; control and acceptance as the dominant way of managing cravings; and understanding undergraduates’ cravings and guilt for sweets and carbohydrates. (Imprint: Novinka )

Table of Contents

Table of Contents


Craving Theories: A Dissemination of Knowledge in the Early 21<sup>st</sup> Century
(Martina Casey, School of Psychology, University of Ulster, Magee Campus, Co. Derry/Londonderry, N. Ireland)

Accepting your Cravings
(Nic Hooper, University of Warwick, UK)

Guilty Pleasures: Understanding Undergraduates’ Cravings and Guilt for Sweets and Carbohydrates
(Christina L. Scott, Irma M. Rivera, Kimberly A. Welch, Whittier College, Department of Psychology, Whittier, CA, USA)


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