ERIC Number: ED195273
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1978
Reference Count: 0
The Influence of Emotions on Information Processing.
Persson, Lars-Olof; Sjoberg, Lennart
Goteborg Psychological Reports, v8 n7 1978
This report on the influence of emotional factors on cognitive processes and their importance to the design of man-machine systems intended to function under conditions of threat reviews the literature on stress and human performance, coping strategies, emotion theory, and individual differences in response to stress. A framework for relating emotions to motivation is outlined and preliminary implications for the design of man-machine systems are discussed. More than 230 references are listed. (Author/FM)
Publication Type: Information Analyses
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Gothenburg Univ. (Sweden).