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Power and Status and the Power-Status Theory of Emotions

  • Theodore D. Kemper
Part of the Handbooks of Sociology and Social Research book series (HSSR)

Abstract

Power and status theory has an ancient provenance, extending back as far as pre-Socratic Greek philosophy. The power-status theory of emotions, a somewhat different matter, is modern, but depends, of course, on the earlier theory.

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Social Relation Technical Activity Love Relationship Primary Emotion Relational Channel 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • Theodore D. Kemper
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  1. 1.Department of SociologySt. John’s UniversityJamaica

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