Emotions Revealed, Second Edition

Recognizing Faces and Feelings to Improve Communication and Emotional Life

Paul Ekman

Holt Paperbacks

Download Image Paul Ekman Emotions Revealed, Second Edition

Available Formats

Book
“A tour de force. If you read this book, you’ll never look at other people in quite the same way again.”—Malcolm Gladwell
 
Renowned psychologist Paul Ekman explains the roots of our emotions—anger, fear, disgust, sadness, and happiness—and shows how they cascade across our faces, providing clear signals to those who can identify the clues. As featured in Malcolm Gladwell’s bestseller Blink, Ekman’s Facial Action Coding System offers intense training in recognizing feelings in spouses, children, colleagues, even strangers on the street.

In Emotions Revealed, Ekman distills decades of research into a practical, mind-opening, and life-changing guide to reading the emotions of those around us. He answers such questions as: How does our body signal to others whether we are slightly sad or anguished, peeved or enraged? Can we learn to distinguish between a polite smile and the genuine thing? Can we ever truly control our emotions? Packed with unique exercises and photographs, and a new chapter on emotions and lying that encompasses security and terrorism as well as gut decisions, Emotions Revealed is an indispensable resource for navigating our emotional world.

Connect with the Author

Paul Ekman, Ph.D.

Official Sites


Related Links


Sign Up for
Author Updates

Macmillan Newsletter


Sign up to receive information about new books, author events, and special offers.

Sign up now

Reviews

Reviews from Goodreads

Back

About the Author

Paul Ekman

Paul Ekman is the world’s foremost expert on facial expressions and the professor emeritus of psychology at the University of California Medical School in San Francisco. He has served as an adviser to police departments, antiterrorism groups, and animation studios, and Ekman’s research inspired Lie to Me, the FOX TV series. The author of fifteen books, he lives in northern California.

Paul Ekman, Ph.D.

Back

Buy the Book

Available Formats and Book Details

Emotions Revealed, Second Edition
Recognizing Faces and Feelings to Improve Communication and Emotional Life
Paul Ekman

Trade Paperback

Trade Paperback
Henry Holt and Co.
Holt Paperbacks
March 2007
Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780805083392
ISBN10: 0805083391
5 1/2 x 8 1/4 inches, 320 pages, Includes more than a hundred black-and-white photographs
$16.99
Back

From The Publisher

Holt Paperbacks

Latest on Facebook

Latest on Twitter

Back