Fear can shatter our sense of the world as we know it those who have experienced trauma may also have experienced real losses that further lead them to question the meaning of their lives. The atlas of emotion is a tool to help people better understand what emotions are, how they are triggered and what their effects are, and how to become aware of emotions before acting on them. Fear is often confused with anxiety, which is an emotion that is often exaggerated and experienced even when the source of danger is not present or tangible while fear is connected to anxiety and other emotional conditions, like paranoia and panic, it is a separate emotion on its own. Fear is the most debilitating emotion in the world, and it can keep you from ever truly knowing yourself and others - its adverse effects can no longer be overlooked or underestimated fear breeds hatred, and hatred has the power to destroy everything in its path.
There are better and worse examples of emotions as ordinarily understood (eg, fear is a better example of emotion than awe) and there are borderline cases, such as boredom: on those, ordinary language users are split as to whether they qualify as emotions. Fear is a vital response to physical and emotional danger — if we didn't feel it, we couldn't protect ourselves from legitimate threats but often we fear situations that are far from life-or. Fear is described by many researchers such as watson, plutchik and ekman as one of a handful of prime emotionsas such, it has a great impact on the way we live our lives. Fear, alarm, dread all imply a painful emotion experienced when one is confronted by threatening danger or evil alarm implies an agitation of the feelings caused by awakening to imminent danger it names a feeling of fright or panic: he started up in alarm.
We take inventory of fear because, as self-centered fear, the emotion is a prime manifestation of our spiritual disease it is, we are told, the chief activator of our character defects we want what we want and we want it so badly that we are blinded to what we do to get it or keep it and the resulting collateral damage. You say that love and fear are the only two primary emotions and that all other emotions come from them but you give not one iota of evidence. If the fear is trivial, it is called trifling fear or if the danger seems formidable it is a serious fear one secondary emotion in this category is nervousness the various tertiary emotions relating to this sub-category are.
In 1980, robert plutchik constructed diagram of emotions visualising eight basic emotions: joy, trust, fear, surprise, sadness, disgust, anger and anticipation the wheel was inspired by plutchik's ten postulates   plutchik also theorized twenty-four primary, secondary, and tertiary dyads (feelings composed of two emotions. You attempted to manipulate an emotional response in place of a valid or compelling argument. Similarly, fear is also a basic emotion fear is recognized all around the world by this facial expression of emotion, with the characteristics which can be seen below its important to note that other words describing fear are also expressed by this same face (or portions of this face. The above discussion of the amygdala and its role in fear and defense might be construed as a mini-version of basic emotions theory, a version focused on one basic emotion however, there is a fundamental difference between the approach i take and the approach of basic emotions theorists.
Mixes three emotions: sadness (the thought of losing your relationship), anger (at the people threatening it), and fear (that your relationship is being threatened) envy experienced when we want what another person has. Emotional and cognitive processes cannot be dissociated, even when considering such a basic emotion as fear the cognitive apprehension of events and situations is critically involved in emotional experiences and also influences coping strategies or defense mechanisms. The feeling of fear, like all emotions, is something that happens to the body and the mind few memories are as easily triggered and as hard to shake as those in which we are confronted with an immediate threat. Nine basic emotions- anger, fear, happiness, sadness, guilt, shame, safety, hurt, and loneliness each of these emotions can be broken down into secondary and tertiary emotions what is an emotion. Emotions, then, should be of prime importance to salespeople if your pitch doesn't hit an emotional high note, your chances making a sale diminish considerably but which emotion is the right one to appeal to.
Fear of emotions is an audio hypnosis session developed by psychologists that will help you transform how you feel about feelings as you relax and listen repeatedly to your download, you'll notice some very important changes taking place within you. Jack et al (2014) analyzed the 42 facial muscles which shape emotions in the face and came up with only four basic emotions starting from the ekman group of anger, fear, surprise, disgust, happiness and sadness, they found fear and surprise are similar, with 'eyes wide open' as the person increases visual attention. Fear is the emotion, the mental state of scarcity is what i think prompts the fear without the perception of scarcity i suspect there is no fear without the perception of scarcity i suspect there is no fear. It also appears that engaging with a fear and verbalizing your fear has incredible power to help you overcome fears and regulate emotions researchers had spider-fearful individuals exposed to a spider, and participants that labelled their fears (i feel very scared of this spider) had a lower fear response the following week when exposed.
You then experience fear cannon-bard theory the cannon-bard theory argues that we experience physiological arousal and emotional at the same time, but gives no attention to the role of thoughts or outward behavior. Red is such an interesting color to correlate with emotion, because it's on both ends of the spectrum on one end you have happiness, falling in love, infatuation with someone, passion, all that on the other end, you've got obsession, jealousy, danger, fear, anger and frustration.
Op asked for fear's opposite%0d %0d the opposite of fear is fearlessness i would disagree that peace and courage are opposites to fear one can experience fear and still be at peace with it (buddhism provides for this) and one can certainly be courageous in spite of one's fears. Dissolve false fear beliefs and you eliminate virtually all the other negative emotions and the ones left will be like those of gazelles they simply will motivate us to run to save our lives - and then we simply burn off the chemicals and go about grazing without worry. The first emotion listed in each row (eg, fear, anger, joy) is the basic emotion, the second is the same emotion except at a greater intensity (that is, terror, rage, ecstasy) (1980, 1984) in plutchik's theory, these adaptations are, in one sense, types of animal behaviors. Learn fear emotion with free interactive flashcards choose from 500 different sets of fear emotion flashcards on quizlet.