Lisa Feldman Barrett

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Affiliation: Northeastern University
Country: USA

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Large-scale brain networks in affective and social neuroscience: towards an integrative functional architecture of the brain
    Lisa Feldman Barrett
    Northeastern University, Massachusetts General Hospital Harvard Medical School, USA
    Curr Opin Neurobiol 23:361-72. 2013
  2. doi request reprint Emotions are real
    Lisa Feldman Barrett
    Department of Psychology, Northeastern University, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Emotion 12:413-29. 2012
  3. doi request reprint Emotion words shape emotion percepts
    Maria Gendron
    Department of Psychology, Northeastern University, Boston, MA, USA
    Emotion 12:314-25. 2012
  4. pmc Language as context for the perception of emotion
    Lisa Feldman Barrett
    Department of Psychology, Boston College, Chestnut Hill, MA 02467, USA
    Trends Cogn Sci 11:327-32. 2007
  5. pmc Context is routinely encoded during emotion perception
    Lisa Feldman Barrett
    Department of Psychology, Boston College, Chestnut Hill, MA 02467, USA
    Psychol Sci 21:595-9. 2010
  6. pmc Intrinsic amygdala-cortical functional connectivity predicts social network size in humans
    Kevin C Bickart
    Department of Anatomy and Neurobiology, Boston University School of Medicine, Boston, Massachusetts 02118, USA
    J Neurosci 32:14729-41. 2012
  7. doi request reprint She's emotional. He's having a bad day: attributional explanations for emotion stereotypes
    Lisa Feldman Barrett
    Department of Psychology, Boston College, Chestnut Hill, MA 02467, USA
    Emotion 9:649-58. 2009
  8. pmc Affective value and associative processing share a cortical substrate
    Amitai Shenhav
    Department of Psychology, Harvard University, Cambridge, MA 02138, USA
    Cogn Affect Behav Neurosci 13:46-59. 2013
  9. doi request reprint Out of sight but not out of mind: unseen affective faces influence evaluations and social impressions
    Eric Anderson
    Department of Psychology, Northeastern University, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Emotion 12:1210-21. 2012
  10. pmc States of mind: emotions, body feelings, and thoughts share distributed neural networks
    Suzanne Oosterwijk
    Northeastern University, Department of Psychology, Boston, MA 02115 5000, USA
    Neuroimage 62:2110-28. 2012

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Publications29

  1. doi request reprint Large-scale brain networks in affective and social neuroscience: towards an integrative functional architecture of the brain
    Lisa Feldman Barrett
    Northeastern University, Massachusetts General Hospital Harvard Medical School, USA
    Curr Opin Neurobiol 23:361-72. 2013
    ..We review current research in affective and social neuroscience and argue that the emerging science of large-scale intrinsic brain networks provides a coherent framework for a domain-general functional architecture of the human brain...
  2. doi request reprint Emotions are real
    Lisa Feldman Barrett
    Department of Psychology, Northeastern University, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Emotion 12:413-29. 2012
    ..Only when we understand all the elements that construct emotional episodes, in social, psychological, and biological terms, will we understand the nature of emotion...
  3. doi request reprint Emotion words shape emotion percepts
    Maria Gendron
    Department of Psychology, Northeastern University, Boston, MA, USA
    Emotion 12:314-25. 2012
    ..The implications of these findings for a linguistically relative view of emotion perception are discussed...
  4. pmc Language as context for the perception of emotion
    Lisa Feldman Barrett
    Department of Psychology, Boston College, Chestnut Hill, MA 02467, USA
    Trends Cogn Sci 11:327-32. 2007
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  5. pmc Context is routinely encoded during emotion perception
    Lisa Feldman Barrett
    Department of Psychology, Boston College, Chestnut Hill, MA 02467, USA
    Psychol Sci 21:595-9. 2010
    ..Our findings are consistent with an emerging literature showing that facial muscle actions (i.e., structural features of the face), when viewed in isolation, might be insufficient for perceiving emotion...
  6. pmc Intrinsic amygdala-cortical functional connectivity predicts social network size in humans
    Kevin C Bickart
    Department of Anatomy and Neurobiology, Boston University School of Medicine, Boston, Massachusetts 02118, USA
    J Neurosci 32:14729-41. 2012
    ..e., the mentalizing and mirror networks), and were behaviorally specific in that amygdala connectivity did not correlate with other self-report measures of sociality...
  7. doi request reprint She's emotional. He's having a bad day: attributional explanations for emotion stereotypes
    Lisa Feldman Barrett
    Department of Psychology, Boston College, Chestnut Hill, MA 02467, USA
    Emotion 9:649-58. 2009
    ..e., a situational attribution for the emotional behavior). These findings help explain the pervasive belief that women are more emotional when compared with men, even when the scientific veracity of this belief is questionable...
  8. pmc Affective value and associative processing share a cortical substrate
    Amitai Shenhav
    Department of Psychology, Harvard University, Cambridge, MA 02138, USA
    Cogn Affect Behav Neurosci 13:46-59. 2013
    ..These results may further point to a fundamental relationship between associativity and positive affect...
  9. doi request reprint Out of sight but not out of mind: unseen affective faces influence evaluations and social impressions
    Eric Anderson
    Department of Psychology, Northeastern University, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Emotion 12:1210-21. 2012
    ..These findings have implications for understanding the constructive nature of experience, as well as the role of affect in social impressions...
  10. pmc States of mind: emotions, body feelings, and thoughts share distributed neural networks
    Suzanne Oosterwijk
    Northeastern University, Department of Psychology, Boston, MA 02115 5000, USA
    Neuroimage 62:2110-28. 2012
    ..Implications for a constructionist functional architecture of diverse mental states are discussed...
  11. pmc Affective state influences perception by affecting decision parameters underlying bias and sensitivity
    Spencer K Lynn
    Department of Psychology, Northeastern University, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Emotion 12:726-36. 2012
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  12. pmc The visual impact of gossip
    Eric Anderson
    Department of Psychology, Northeastern University, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Science 332:1446-8. 2011
    ..These findings demonstrate that gossip, as a potent form of social affective learning, can influence vision in a completely top-down manner, independent of the basic structural features of a face...
  13. pmc Individual differences in learning the affective value of others under minimal conditions
    Eliza Bliss-Moreau
    Department of Psychology, Boston College, Chestnut Hill, MA 02467, USA
    Emotion 8:479-93. 2008
    ..Finally, Study 4 demonstrated that initial learning persisted over a period of 2 days. Implications for affective processing and person perception are discussed...
  14. pmc The amygdala and the experience of affect
    Lisa Feldman Barrett
    Department of Psychology, Boston College, Massachusetts General Hospital, MA 02167, USA
    Soc Cogn Affect Neurosci 2:73-83. 2007
    ..The results are consistent with the interpretation that the amygdala contributes to negative affective experience by increasing perceptual sensitivity for negative stimuli...
  15. doi request reprint More than a body: mind perception and the nature of objectification
    Kurt Gray
    Department of Psychology, University of Maryland, College Park, MD 20742, USA
    J Pers Soc Psychol 101:1207-20. 2011
    ..e., greater moral patients; Experiments 5 and 6). These effects suggest that a body focus does not cause objectification per se but, instead, leads to a redistribution of perceived mind...
  16. pmc Constructing emotion: the experience of fear as a conceptual act
    Kristen A Lindquist
    Department of Psychology, Boston College, Chestnut Hill, MA 02467, USA
    Psychol Sci 19:898-903. 2008
    ..This study provides the first experimental support for the hypothesis that people experience world-focused emotion when they conceptualize their core affective state using accessible knowledge about emotion...
  17. pmc A functional architecture of the human brain: emerging insights from the science of emotion
    Kristen A Lindquist
    Department of Psychology, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, 321 Davie Hall, Chapel Hill, NC 27599, USA
    Trends Cogn Sci 16:533-40. 2012
    ..When compared to the faculty psychology approach, this 'constructionist' approach provides an alternative functional architecture to guide the design and interpretation of experiments in cognitive neuroscience...
  18. pmc Functional grouping and cortical-subcortical interactions in emotion: a meta-analysis of neuroimaging studies
    Hedy Kober
    Department of Psychology, Columbia University, New York, NY 10027, USA
    Neuroimage 42:998-1031. 2008
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  19. pmc The experience of emotion
    Lisa Feldman Barrett
    Department of Psychology, Boston College, Chestnut Hill, Massachusetts 02467, USA
    Annu Rev Psychol 58:373-403. 2007
    ..We then discuss the role of such experiences in the economy of the mind and behavior...
  20. pmc Amygdala and fusiform gyrus temporal dynamics: responses to negative facial expressions
    Jennifer C Britton
    Psychiatric Neuroimaging Research Program and Martinos Biomedical Imaging Center, Massachusetts General Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA, USA
    BMC Neurosci 9:44. 2008
    ..Percent signal changes within anatomic regions-of-interest (amygdala and fusiform gyrus) were calculated to examine the temporal dynamics of neural response and any response differences based on face type...
  21. pmc Amygdala volume and social network size in humans
    Kevin C Bickart
    Department of Anatomy and Neurobiology, Boston University School of Medicine, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
    Nat Neurosci 14:163-4. 2011
    ..These findings indicate that the amygdala is important in social behavior...
  22. ncbi request reprint Language and the perception of emotion
    Kristen A Lindquist
    Department of Psychology, Boston College, Chestnut Hill, MA 02467, USA
    Emotion 6:125-38. 2006
    ..In Study 3, participants were less accurate to categorize facial behaviors depicting emotion after an emotion word was satiated. The implications of these findings for a linguistically relative view of emotion perception are discussed...
  23. pmc The hundred-year emotion war: are emotions natural kinds or psychological constructions? Comment on Lench, Flores, and Bench (2011)
    Kristen A Lindquist
    Department of Psychology, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, NC 27599, USA
    Psychol Bull 139:255-63. 2013
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  24. pmc A reliable protocol for the manual segmentation of the human amygdala and its subregions using ultra-high resolution MRI
    Jonathan J Entis
    Department of Psychology, Boston College, USA
    Neuroimage 60:1226-35. 2012
    ..81). This protocol should aid further research into the alterations in amygdala anatomy, connectivity, and function that accompany normal aging and pathology associated with neuropsychiatric disorders...
  25. pmc Reading chimpanzee faces: evidence for the role of verbal labels in categorical perception of emotion
    Jennifer M B Fugate
    Department of Psychology, Boston College, Chestnut Hill, MA 02467, USA
    Emotion 10:544-54. 2010
    ..Overall, the results suggest that the structural information in the face alone is often insufficient for CP; CP is facilitated by verbal labeling...
  26. pmc Emotional granularity and borderline personality disorder
    Michael K Suvak
    VA National Center for PTSD, VA Boston Healthcare System, Boston, MA 02130, USA
    J Abnorm Psychol 120:414-26. 2011
    ..As hypothesized, participants with BPD emphasized valence more and arousal less than control participants did when using emotion terms to label their emotional reactions. Implications and future research directions are discussed...
  27. pmc Amygdala atrophy is prominent in early Alzheimer's disease and relates to symptom severity
    St├ęphane P Poulin
    Department of Neurology, Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston, MA, USA
    Psychiatry Res 194:7-13. 2011
    ..There also appear to be specific relationships between the level of amygdala atrophy and neuropsychiatric symptoms that deserve further investigation...
  28. ncbi request reprint Solving the emotion paradox: categorization and the experience of emotion
    Lisa Feldman Barrett
    Department of Psychology, Boston College, MA 02467, USA
    Pers Soc Psychol Rev 10:20-46. 2006
    ..The result is a model of emotion experience that has much in common with the social psychological literature on person perception and with literature on embodied conceptual knowledge as it has recently been applied to social psychology...
  29. pmc The role of the amygdala in visual awareness
    Seth Duncan
    Department of Psychology, Boston College, Chestnut Hill, MA 02467, USA
    Trends Cogn Sci 11:190-2. 2007
    ..The psychological consequence is that a person's momentary affective state might help to select the contents of conscious experience...