- Should people pursue feelings that feel good or feelings that do good? Emotional preferences and well-beingMaya Tamir
Department of Psychology, The Hebrew University of Jerusalem, Jerusalem, Israel
Emotion 12:1061-70. 2012..These findings demonstrate that people who want to feel unpleasant emotions when they are useful may be happier overall...
- When feeling bad is expected to be good: emotion regulation and outcome expectancies in social conflictsMaya Tamir
Department of Psychology, Hebrew University of Jerusalem, Mount Scopus, Jerusalem 91905, Israel
Emotion 12:807-16. 2012....
- Evidence for utilitarian motives in emotion regulationMaya Tamir
Department of Psychology, The Hebrew University, Jerusalem 91905, Israel
Cogn Emot 27:483-91. 2013..e., low utility), did not try to increase their anger, even though they expected anger to be useful in the negotiation. Such patterns demonstrate that people are motivated to experience even unpleasant emotions to maximise utility...