- Unlocking past emotion: verb use affects mood and happinessWilliam Hart
University of Alabama
Psychol Sci 24:19-26. 2013..The findings demonstrate how formal features of language shape both the reinstatement of past affective reactions and happiness judgments, and may have practical applications for improving subjective well-being...
- Learning about what others were doing: verb aspect and attributions of mundane and criminal intent for past actionsWilliam Hart
Department of Psychology, University of Alabama, PO Box 873048, Tuscaloosa, AL 35487, USA
Psychol Sci 22:261-6. 2011..Understanding the possible intentions of others is fundamental to social interaction, and our findings show that verb aspect can profoundly influence this process...
- Positive mood + action = negative mood + inaction: effects of general action and inaction concepts on decisions and performance as a function of affectDOLORES ALBARRACIN
Department of Psychology, University of Illinois, Champaign, IL 61820, USA
Emotion 11:951-7. 2011..Overall, the findings supported an interactive model by which action concepts and positive affect produce the same increases in active behavior as inaction concepts and negative affect...
- The effects of chronic achievement motivation and achievement primes on the activation of achievement and fun goalsWilliam Hart
Department of Psychology, University of Florida, Gainesville, Florida 32611, USA
J Pers Soc Psychol 97:1129-41. 2009....