Learning Objectives

After studying this chapter, you will be able to

7–1 Understand the definition of emotion

7–2 Describe the differences between Biological and Social Interaction theories

7–3 Explain the relationship between emotion and interpersonal communication

7–4 Clarify the influences on emotional expression

7–5 Recognize the way emotional blends are associated with emotional expression

7–6 Employ skills for emotional expression