Ability Emotional Intelligence, Cognitive Control, and Improved [Lawyer] Decision-Making Performance in Emotional Contexts
Emotion and cognition influence decision-making. Emotion influences cognition. Cognition influences emotion. The authors of the article featured here noted that “Cognitive processes such as attention, perception, memory, or cognitive control are integrated with emotions so that they jointly contribute to behavior to achieve adequate environmental and social adaptation.” Applied to them, this study’s results suggest […]
Can introverts achieve happiness? Researchers recently untangled some of the knots in the complex associations between happiness, personality, social relationships, and emotion regulation. They examined how quality social relationships and emotion regulation ability might positively affect the happiness of introverts. Their results clarify the nature of those complex associations, and the authors suggest how introverts […]
Anger shares a link with deception. Researchers recently investigated how anger can impact ethical decision making. Their laboratory research study investigated how feeling incidental anger, i.e. anger provoked from an unrelated source, can promote deception. Their study also considered how empathy plays a role in the link between anger and ethical decision making.
Anger ranks […]
American law schools eventually will either conduct their own studies or will borrow and adapt existing research, and follow the lead of their foreign counterparts and also several American dental, medical, pharmacy, and other professional schools, and implement some type of evidence-based emotional intelligence education and training, also known as social and emotional learning (SEL), […]
Emotions exert a powerful influence on our daily lives. They drive many things that we need or want each and every day. Emotions help us learn and make decisions. Our creativity depends in part on our emotional experience and abilities. Relationships develop, thrive, suffer, or fail as a result of our emotions and […]
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