Classification of Emotions

Posted in: human behavior, psychology- May 24, 2011 Comments Off on Classification of Emotions

Neuroscience is probably the only way to determine an “objective” measure of what emotions we have and how they related to one another. Unfortunately, there is still a lot of research to be done, so we are probably going to have to sit and wait until we can learn more about the emotional aspects of the human mind.

I find it bizarre that something as seemingly subjective as emotions could be classified but it turns out, quite a few smart people have given it much thought and made their attempts at it.

In this article, you’ll find a list, a pretty diagram, and what looks like an excel spreadsheet of emotions. Food for thought.

Read on! Classification of Emotions.